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Trouble in Rio

by Weber, Carl, 1964-

Format: Large Print 2019
Availability: Available at 3 Libraries 3 of 3 copies
Available (3)
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CLP - Carrick Large Print Books FICTION Weber
Location  CLP - Carrick
 
Collection  Large Print Books
 
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CLP - Homewood African American Fiction FICTION Weber
Location  CLP - Homewood
 
Collection  African American Fiction
 
Call Number  FICTION Weber
 
 
F.O.R. Sto-Rox Library Fic Weber
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Summary

Rio Duncan is one of the youngest children of the Duncan clan. With no solid position in the family business like his other siblings, he has been feeling out of place and decides to disappear. Rio leaves his Duncan identity behind and goes on a search for friends and family who can relate to him. His destination is Baltimore, and he is sure to find what he is looking for in the city with a community like no other. There, he also finds unexpected trouble.



Corey Grant is making a name for himself in Baltimore with an inherited drug empire and a complicated relationship with his right-hand man. With plenty on his plate, Corey has almost no time for the romance he wants with Dre, and he feels like they are growing apart. That brings about a jealousy and insecurity that he doesn't know how to control.



Diana Black is Corey's girlfriend-for-hire, and she has a taste for bad boys. She is loyal to Corey's cause, but how long will that last?



Rio's personality and flair instantly gains him entrance into Corey's circle. Rio says he's looking for friends, but Corey is sure that other motives are on the table. When Rio has a change of heart about his newfound crew, he needs an escape plan. There is one problem: his family doesn't know where he is. Did he inherit any of the ruthless traits he observed in his father and brothers? Can the most colorful Duncan son get out of Baltimore and back home safe and sound now that he's on his own?

Additional Information
Series Weber, Carl, 1964- Family business novel.
Book 5 co-written with La Jill Hunt
#1 - The Family business
#2 - The Family business 2
#3 - The Family business 3
#4 - The Family business 4
#5 - The Family business 5
Subjects African Americans -- Fiction.
African American families -- Fiction.
Organized crime -- Fiction.
Large type books.
Baltimore (Md.) -- Fiction.
Urban fiction.
Publisher Farmington Hills, Mich. :2019
Edition Large print edition.
Contributors Pope, M. T., 1978- author.
Language English
Description 341 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
ISBN 9781432859299
1432859293
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