Hot Johnny (and the Women who Loved Him)
Like a sunbeam that can warm your skin for a moment but can never be held, Hot Johnny has touched the lives of many women -- heart, body and soul. Now, we hear from the women who gave Hot Johnny his heat.Each woman shares a distinct voice and point of view. There's Peaches, the prostitute who gives Johnny his name; Tree, the college soulmate; Etta, the older woman who teaches him the truth of love; Cinnamon, the sex freak; Destiny, the young wife who'll never be good enough; Lola Belle, the white lesbian; Johnsetta, the daughter Johnny never knew he fathered; and Gracita, the grandmother who holds the key to Johnny's salvation. Each woman provides a piece of the puzzle that is Hot Johnny until at last he is brought into dazzling focus -- in this powerful novel of destiny and redemption.
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