Black, a smalltime thug with big dreams, sees the demand for crack cocaine as a meal ticket for his family. His younger cousin Lo joins him in his business endeavors, but as they work side by side with hustlers and killers, the pair is soon thrown into situations way beyond their control, and the bonds of their family are thoroughly tested. Original.

My Time to Shine 2006, Urban Books

ISBN-13: 9781893196728

Mass-market paperback

My Time to Shine 2003, Black Print Publishing

ISBN-13: 9780974805108