Saturday, May 11, 2013

Trust Nobody by Steven Love

         This book is based on a sceenplay written by Steve Love of It’s just Money Ent, A Milwaukee musical based company that has credit for careers such as one time rap sensation, Coo-Coo Cal and forever on the grind Milwaukee’s own Baby Dru…..The books itself was penned by Charles Burgess also known as the Storytellah-who has also gave us titles like Don’t say you do if you don’t, Cricket and Honey-The Right To Remain Silent…and Bittersweet-Charles is scheduled to release another title Cocaine Castle-The Knook Barrow Story in April of 2013…..Trust Nobody can be found on along with other titles from these authors.
      This Milwaukee based story is a gritty street tale that depicts the life of a street hustler, Terry Davis A.K.A Bricks..Bricks takes the fall for one of his main suppliers and ends up spending time in prison. Gone but not forgotten by his loyal comrade Will, Bricks comes home to a promise that was made to him and of course street ethic’s made sure that the promise was kept..
    Now back to business this time he want to stop at nothing to reach the the top. His long term girl friend was the first to cross him though, After having his baby and pretending to be by his side he finds that when he comes home she is sleeping with the enemy-His brother who goes by the street name Phool, and lives out his name well, becomes a vigilante and takes matters into his own hands. Reeking havoc on any and every one in his way….
    Terry Davis was raised in a normal urban family setting, A loving mother and a father that did what he had to do to put a meal on the table, a younger brother Michael whose intent was to be the next Michael Jordan and a middle brother who felt the love was divided unequally in the home-His dreams of following in his fathers footsteps quickly becomes over shadowed with a change of heart after losing the woman he loved, but some how some way like many guys who choose the streets as a source of revenue, he got into deep….Making more connections that played for keeps…..
Find out through the pages of this hardcore novel, if a mans word is really his world…or if the title Trust Nobody-means what it says….

1 comment:

  1. This is one of the best books I've read in a long time. Pulls you in right from the beginning and trust me you will not be able to put it down until the very last page. I recommend this book to anyone who loves urban novels. I am looking forward to reading the sequel.