BROKEN MATTERS BOOK
- Longing for a real father, Montez Jones idolizes his older brother Derek. But Derek’s life is entangled with drugs and gang violence. Coming home from school one day, Montez finds Derek lying in a pool of blood…dead. Montez grows up hating his deadbeat father, feeling rejected by his God-centric mother and devastated by the loss of his brother. Angry and frustrated, he turns to the only life he knows…and pays the ultimate price for his choices.