In Too Deep by Dwayne S. Joseph
24 ratings, 4.38 average rating, 4 reviews, on 53 people's shelves
Published - September 1st 2007 by Urban Books
Paperback, 250 pages
I loved this book! The author was right, it is very deep!
Randy is engaged to Monique. He was with Tina before Monique. Tina had stopped taking her birth control pills because she thought they caused cancer, so Jalisa was born. He let Monique know right away about Jalisa because he didn't want to have any secrets. Tina was awful to Monique and Randy went to get custody of he and Tina's daughter Jalisa, which he got except she got Jalisa for 4 months out of the year. Monique got fed up with Randy because Tina kept calling him and he just won't put her in her place, so Monique leaves. In the meantime, Tina visits him and wants to start something with him, and then Monique walks in on them. Randy swears there is nothing going on, but can Monique forgive him?
Abe's fooling around on his wife Nakyia with Taki (who is his boss). Nakyia was a nerve disorder that causes pain in her face. He knew what he was doing was wrong, but he missed being intimate with his wife so Taki gave him what he needed. Taki is starting to get feelings for him and he didn't want that. He is still in love with his wife and doesn't want to end his marriage, he just wants to have his wife and then have Taki for the sex. That was all it was supposed to ever be. Taki wonders where they are going with their relationship. He said it was never supposed to be like that . She said they are both unhappy in their marriages so why not be together. They are supposed to be together with no strings attached and no expectations. Taki is married to Whilice, but he wasn't as skilled as Abe in bed. She came home one night and Whilice wanted to have sex, but she had just gotten home from having sex with Abe and wanted to wash up first. He smelled cologne on her and she said she stopped at the mall and tried on samples. You will have to read the book to find out if Taki and Abe become more than fuck partners or what happens with them.
Travis is gay, and his father wants nothing to do with him because of that fact. He ends up meeting up with a married man named Paul. His brother Randy knew about Paul, but didn't know that he was married. Travis wanted Paul to come out of the closet and just be with him. Travis found out something surprising about Paul and there is a major twist in this story.
You will not be disappointed if you decide to read this book, and you should read it! Can't wait to read another book by this author!