The first section of this unconventional love story belongs to Campbell. Despite being born to a faithless father, Campbellstill believes in the power of love…if she can ever find it. Living in the same neighborhood, but unknown to Campbell until a chance meeting brings them together, is Donovan, the “little man” of a shattered home – a family torn apart by anger and bitterness. In the face of the se daunting obstacles, Donovan dreams of someday marrying, raising a family, and playing for the NBA. But deep inside, Campbell and Donovan live with the histories that have shaped their lives. What they discover – together and apart – forms the basis of this compelling, sensual and surprising novel.
A deeply thoughtful novel about hope, forgiveness, and the cost of loving Donovan.
Toni Morrison called her writing “searing and expertly imagined”; Terry McMillan said she’s “a welcomed voice in the literary world.” Bernice L. McFadden, bestselling author of three award winning novels, unfurls a bittersweet love story in three parts: Her, Him, Them.