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Just Say No!: A Novel

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Darin Harmon and John Williams have been best friends since they were toddlers. As John's R&B career begins, he asks Darin to be his manager. The more the two adapt to the dangerous celebrity lifestyle of big money, fast women, and recreational drugs, the harder it gets for both of them to "just say no"!
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Full title just say no
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Last Update 2018-05-25 23:21:42PM
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display_description Omar Tyree, New York Times and Blackboard bestselling author and winner of the 2001 NAACP Image Award for literary fiction, delivers a powerful story of two childhood friends lured into the sex, drugs, money, and madness of R&B stardom.
Darin Harmon and John Williams, two good church boys from Charlotte, North Carolina, have been best friends forever. Both use their God-given talents to breeze through high school, and both are awarded scholarships to North Carolina A&T State University; Darin for foortball and John for music.
During their sophomore year, John, the introverted momma's boy, showcases his musical genius in a homecoming talent show that changes both their lives forever. John's romantic crooning earns him the nickname "Loverboy". As his R&B career begins, he asks Darin to tag along as his manager. Darin wants no part in the music scene and has big dreams of his own, but when he suffers a season-ending football injury, he hops on the "Loverboy" bandwagon. The two set out to turn John into an R&B superstar. For Darin, dealing with John's rising fame proves a difficult challenge. The more the two adapt to the dangerous celebrity lifestyle of big-time money, fast women, and recreational drugs, the harder it gets for both to "just say no!"
Just Say No! is destined to become another urban-American classic from Omar Tyree.
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subject_facet African American men -- Fiction, African American musicians -- Fiction, Audiobooks, Celebrities -- Fiction, Male friendship -- Fiction, Rhythm and blues music -- Fiction
title_display Just Say No!
title_full Just Say No! A Novel, Just say no [sound recording] / by Omar Tyree
title_short Just Say No!
title_sub A Novel
topic_facet African American men, African American musicians, Audiobooks, Celebrities, Fiction, Male friendship, Rhythm and blues music, Romance
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