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That girl is poison

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Desire Jones is a young, hot-to-trot preteen who lives life on the edge. Abandoned by her mother, she yearns for love and attention. Her uncle shelters her, but life is impossible to bear with his abusive wife. To make things worse, she gets involved with Malik, who shatters her hope and trust by leaving her pregnant at age 13 and infected with HIV. So embittered, she decides to do the unspeakable, purposefully infecting people with her disease. Of course, no one knows of her intent. Will Desire realise the error of her ways before it's too late?
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Desire Jones is a young, hot-to-trot teen who lives life on the edge. Abandoned by her mother, she yearns for love and attention. Her uncle shelters her, but life is impossible to bear with his abusive wife. To make things worse, she gets involved with Malik, who shatters her hope and trust by leaving her pregnant and infected with HIV. So hardened, she decides to do the unspeakable, purposely infecting people with her disease. Of course, no one knows of her intent, not even her best friend, Jennifer, who unwittingly helps Desire find her victims. Will Desire realize the error of her ways before it's too late?

Tia Hines delivers a powerful message in this cautionary tale full of action and drama.

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subject_facet African Americans -- Fiction, HIV-positive persons -- Fiction, Man-woman relationships -- Fiction, Urban fiction
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topic_facet African American Fiction, African Americans, Fiction, HIV-positive persons, Literature, Man-woman relationships, Urban fiction