From the woman renowned for pioneering the genre now known as commercial African-American fiction comes a new, standalone title about love, ambition and vulnerability. Leticia Langley is used to fighting for what she wants. That's how she became the first in her family to graduate from college. So what if she's never had a date? Her love-live - or lack of it - looks set to change when she gets a job as a food columnist for The Journal - and uses the pay cheque to treat herself to a makeover. Suddenly men are interested in Leticia, but is the interest genuine?