My Daughter's Boyfriend (Mass Market Paperbound)

By Cydney Rax

Dafina Books, 9780758280237, 440pp.

Publication Date: March 5, 2013

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Told in alternating voices, this story of an impossibly tricky love triangle is filled with sharp, lively observations on mothers and daughters, African-American men and women, and the role of friends in women's lives.

About the Author

CYDNEY RAX became obsessed with becoming a writer after reading Terry McMillan's Disappearing Acts. Her author dreams were realized through her eyebrow-raising debut novel, My Daughter's Boyfriend. Her novels include My Husband's Girlfriend, Scandalous Betrayal, Brothers & Wives, and My Sister's Ex (cited by Essence(R) as one of 2009's best reads). She has also contributed to the anthologies Crush and Reckless. Born and raised in Detroit, Cydney graduated from Cass Technical High School and earned an undergraduate degree from Eastern Michigan University. She resides in Houston. Visit her online via Facebook, at, or email her at