After being sentenced to forty years in the United States Federal Penitentiary for drug king pin charges, Author, Shakim Bio, struggles to maintain his morals, his commitment to striving for righteousness and his new found love with a woman he's met since being confined. Prison bars and walls prevent him from being there for his lady and trap him in a hell hole; overrun with hardened criminals, violent tempers, bad attitudes, vicious killers, crafty hustlers and con men. In order to keep alive the fight to regain his ultimate freedom, his dreams of success and notoriety whether in or out of prison, and what he hopes is true love, it takes a mastermind, which Shakim has, to endure and navigate through the bowels of Federal Prison, living with the every day threat of having to harm someone or be harmed. By turning to the lessons he learned from his culture of the Five Percent Nation, Shakim applies his knowledge, wisdom and OVERstanding to continue on his quest to cherish Love, stand strong in the pits of Hell while remaining Right and exact in his ways and actions. No matter who you are, where you are from and no matter your culture or religion... Almost all of us know somebody who is in or has been in prison... thus, another true story from Queens' iLLest street general, is an emotional roller coaster ride to say the least. CONDITION: Used - Very Good: Pages and dust cover are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine is undamaged.