In this riveting urban tale, a young man is trying to make his way in the world while living up to the expectations of those around him. His father expects him to follow in his footsteps as a successful businessman, but he has other plans. Instead, he wants to use his natural talents as a street fighter to make money and take care of those who need it most. However, when circumstances force him back into the fold of his family business, he must find a way to reconcile the two parts of himself if he’s ever going to be truly happy.
For who is this book for ?
This book is for anyone who wants a fast-paced and thrilling look into the life of a young man trying to find his way. It’s perfect for readers who are interested in street culture and the challenges that come with trying to escape from expectations.
- The author does a great job of creating believable and sympathetic characters.
- The story is well paced and chock full of action.
- The ending leaves you wanting more.
- The book may be difficult to follow for those who are not familiar with the urban genre
- The complex characters and storylines might be confusing for some readers
- There is violence and harsh language throughout, which could make it unsuitable for younger audiences
Learn more about the author
K’wan is the critically acclaimed author of street fiction classics such as “Gangsta,” “Animal” and the entire Hood Rat series. He has also written two screenplays, one of which was optioned by Paramount Pictures. A graduate of Rutgers University, K’wan resides in northern New Jersey with his wife and four children.
“Promise Broken is an intense and suspenseful story that kept me hooked from beginning to end. I loved the characters and was rooting for them all the way! This is a must read for fans of urban fiction.”
“You can feel the characters emotions and pain. Kwan did a great job of describing the fights, you could see it all happening in your head.”
“K’wan has done it again with another great book. Promise Broken is full of suspense, romance and street wise drama that will keep you glued to the pages.”
“K’wan has brought his considerable storytelling gifts to this raw and powerful tale of a young man trying to find his way in the world. Promise Broken is an intense, page-turning read that explores the power of family ties, personal ambition, and street toughness.”