The Resource The business of lovers, Eric Jerome Dickey

The business of lovers, Eric Jerome Dickey

Label
The business of lovers
Title
The business of lovers
Statement of responsibility
Eric Jerome Dickey
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "All is fair in love and lust in ... [this] tale of two brothers, four women, and the business of desire"--
  • Unlike their younger brother Andre, whose star as a comedian is rising, neither Dwayne nor Brick Duquesne is having luck with his career--and they're unluckier still in love. Former child star Dwayne has just been fired from his latest acting role and barely has enough money to get by after paying child support to his spiteful former lover, while Brick struggles to return to his uninspiring, white-collar job after suffering the dual blows of a health emergency and a nasty breakup with the woman he still loves. Neither brother is looking to get entangled with a woman anytime soon, but love--and lust--has a way of twisting the best-laid plans. When Dwayne tries to reconnect with his teenaged son, he finds himself fighting to separate his animosity from his attraction for his son's mother, Frenchie. And Brick's latest source of income--chauffeur and bodyguard to three smart, independent women temporarily working as escorts in order to get back on their feet--opens a world of possibility in both love and money. Penny, Christiana, and Mocha Latte--a college student, Cuban refugee, and out-of-work engineer, respectively--know plenty of female johns who would pay top dollar for a few hours with a man like Brick . . . if he can let go of his past, embrace his unconventional new family, and allow strangers to become lovers
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dickey, Eric Jerome
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3554.I319
LC item number
B87 2020
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Brothers
  • Unemployed
  • Man-woman relationships
  • African American families
  • Sex workers
  • Prostitution
Label
The business of lovers, Eric Jerome Dickey
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1091285696
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
387 pages
Isbn
9781524745219
Lccn
2019013455
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1091285696
Label
The business of lovers, Eric Jerome Dickey
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1091285696
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
387 pages
Isbn
9781524745219
Lccn
2019013455
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1091285696

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