Layla Grishaw has never had anything handed to her in life unless you count bullshit, disappointment, and heartache. Coming up in foster care she was forced to grow up fast and get it by any means necessary. She’s made a successful living robbing powerful men that is until she meets one who changes her life- she’s just not sure if it’s for better or worse. Will falling under the spell of Ezekiel James be a sweet dream or a beautiful nightmare?
Hard work and dedication led Ezekiel “Zeke” James and his childhood best friend Hassan to the top of the drug game easily earning them Kingpin status. When the devil comes knocking and takes two of the people closest to them, Zeke has a change of heart. In the midst of picking up the pieces he meets Layla and sparks fly even when he tries to fight it.
Zaria James is a boss on the rise. Successful real estate agent by day and budding entrepreneur by night she has everything a girl could ever want except one thing: more of Hassan’s time.
Together Hassan and Zeke have transformed the game and while Zeke’s thinking of a way out, Hassan is only getting started. Still crippled by his unfortunate childhood he is tunnel visioned on never going back but at what cost?
Although Zeke and Hassan may be moving in different directions their bond remains the same but tragedy strikes their friendship is tested more than ever.