After Youngblood is snatched up and beaten down by unknown thugs he vows fatal revenge on his attackers, but his homie Murder Mike gives him an ultimatum that tests his principles, while Youngblood must also decide between Inez and Juanita and deal with enemies who are closer to him then he realizes. Original.
Born and raised on the mean streets of Newark, New Jersey, Yanika Johnson aka Cheetah is far from your average female. A true thug in every sense of the word, Cheetah has the ego and persona to prove it all. After she and her best friend Naj take Newark drug trade by storm, the haters begin to do just what they do best...HATE. Can the tough streets of this brick city accept being run by two women, or will their budding empire come tumbling down?
Author: Intelligent Allah
Publisher: Wahida Clark Presents Pub Llc
Release Date: 2011-01-21
Candy, the owner of the hottest beauty salon in Harlem, wants nothing to do with the men who want her; instead she craves pretty young females like her lover, Rich, one of Harlem's most powerful drug dealers; but Chanel, a street smart Brooklyn diva, has a major crush on Rich, and soon jealousy and anger consume Candy's shop. Original.
Fear, Grief and pain . . . the perfect mixture for the deadly cocktail that drives KoKo headfirst into danger as she tries to hold onto her throne. Betrayal, distrust and a struggle for power almost destroy all that she has built. Kayson is back on the scene and refuses to bow to anyone. The power is up for grabs and there are many hands in the pot. There is a boss that will live to the end, but who will succumb to The Pussy Trap's Death by Temptation?
Author: Wahida Clark
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
Release Date: 2010-10-19
Only New York Times bestselling author Wahida Clark could take street lit to the next level in this incendiary tale of a hustler facing a game more lethal than any 'hood . . . THE GOLDEN HUSTLA She's the star sales associate of a profitable Atlanta "advertising" firm, WMM. She lives for top-of-the-line everything . . . and making enough money to finally reunite with her children. But Nina Coles is an ex-hood-rat in hiding. And no amount of paper can keep her safe from a ruthless FBI agent who's determined to take down the shady company she works for. Now Nina's vicious, greedy boss Rinaldo is defying the feds and endangering everyone to rack up several last scores. Her conniving ex-partner Akil is playing Nina against WMM and the mob to get his hands on the company's multimillion-dollar stash. And sexy undercover cop Rick is proving to be one danger Nina can't figure out-or get enough of. Between betrayal, lies, and murder, Nina must risk everything on one last deadly hustle that almost guarantees winner lose all . . .
Youngblood is a jiggy stick-up kid in ATL with strict street principles, respect for the code of his game, loyalty and much baby mama drama, but when a drug kingpin wants to put Youngblood on his team, Youngblood prefers to get his the ski mask way, until he finds out that more money means more problems. Original.
Author: Wahida Clark
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Release Date: 2012-04-24
The inimitable Wahida Clark delivers the latest installment of her best-selling high-octane urban drama series Payback, filled with the glamour, sex and danger that fans of the series can’t get enough of and that new readers will rush to. Picking up where the suspenseful ending of Payback With Ya Life left off, we’re plunged back into the hip hop drama, where the men are hot and dangerous, the women know their shoes from their Choos, and will stop at nothing to get what they want. In a game of power and intrigue where the stakes are high and the rewards are dazzling, the losers are gonna discover – there’s always a price to pay.
TRUST NO MAN is an urban street tale told in such vivid detail and with such gritty and compelling style, it is like watching a movie that keeps you on the edge of your seat from start to finish. Terrence aka Youngblood is a young and jiggy stick-up kid in ATL with much baby mama drama and strict street principles: respect for the code of his game and loyalty to those who are loyal to him. Shan, Youngblood's cocaine sniffing baby mama, violates him when she hooks up with one of his partnaz while Youngblood is serving a bid. When Youngblood touches down, it's on and poppin'. Rich Kid, a flamboyant drug kingpin wants to put Youngblood on his team, but Youngblood prefers to get his the fast way, the ski mask way. When Youngblood hits a big lick, he finds out that more money means more problems. Who can he trust? The answer will leave you speechless. Trust No Man is a story of murder, sex, money, bling, love, and betrayal. Get ready to have your every emotion touched. Trust No Man will do that!
After graduating high school, John "Dre" Dodson finds himself searching for a way to make money and hooks up with an older woman named Destiny and sets in motion a lucrative hustle on the streets of Detroit.
Author: Mike Jefferies
Publisher: Wahida Clark Presents Young Adult
Release Date: 2012-08-28
Drako is back to finish what he started! Now with his own label, Reality Records, up and running and a few won't-back-down soldiers behind it, nothing can stop him. He still has his list of white collar schemes to be carried out, as well as his knack for staying under the radar. Meanwhile, Wiz is up to his neck in hip-hop scandals. Now with even more beautiful vixens, fast cars and jewels, the media and Feds are watching his every move. Wiz is definitely standing at the top of the game, and sharing his spotlight with Reality Records, as it too climbs the fast track to the top, is nowhere in his plans! Read as two best friends nearly become worst enemies as a vicious wax war spills out of the booth and into the streets. Two separate lives and two separate agendas share one common goal: To get filthy rich and stay free in the process. Will the fast life and the millions that are so easily tossed around blind the two from discovering the traitors that threaten to bring down not only the labels, but also everything they have worked so hard for? This fast paced tale unfolds right in the living room of hip-hop. It is still a story of love and hate, trust and betrayal. Life and death. Sometimes in order for one to survive, another must be buried. It is for all intents and purposes 'A Life for a Life, ' but it will finally become the ultimate reality!
Discovering the true identity of his father, Money takes a major step back in his relationships with his mother and Karma and spends his nights on the beat asking any and everyone of his father's whereabouts, while Karma is forced to care for Money's daughter and their son by herself and, consumed by rage and post-partum depression, is left questioning her and the kids' place in Money's life. Original.