Just too good to be true: A Novel

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Grouping Title just too good to be true
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Harris serves up a treat that will capture and enchant audiences everywhere--a big, bold, and irresistible novel about football, family, and secrets.

Brady Bledsoe and his mother, Carmyn, have a strong relationship. A single mother, faithful churchgoer, and the owner of several successful Atlanta beauty salons, Carmyn has devoted herself to her son and his dream of becoming a professional football player. Brady has always followed her lead, including becoming a member of the church's "Celibacy Circle." Now in his senior year at college, the smart, and very handsome, Brady is a lead contender for the Heisman Trophy and a spot in the NFL.

As sports agents hover around Brady, Barrett, a beautiful and charming cheerleader, sets her mind on tempting the celibate Brady and getting a piece of his multimillion-dollar future--but is that all she wants from him, and is she acting alone?

Carmyn is determined to protect her son. She's also determined to protect the secret she's kept from Brady his whole life. As things heat up on campus and Carmyn and Brady's idyllic relationship starts to crumble, mother and son begin to wonder about the other--are you just too good to be true?

A sweeping novel about mothers and sons, football and beauty shops, secrets and lies, JUST TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE has all the ingredients that have made E. Lynn Harris a bestselling author: family, friendship, faith, and love.

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subject_facet African American college athletes -- Fiction, Audiobooks, Celibacy -- Fiction, Family secrets -- Fiction, Football stories, Mothers and sons -- Fiction
title_display Just too good to be true
title_full Just Too Good to Be True A Novel, Just too good to be true [sound recording] / by E. Lynn Harris
title_short Just too good to be true
title_sub A Novel
topic_facet African American college athletes, Audiobooks, Celibacy, Family secrets, Fiction, Literature, Mothers and sons