Kim Taehyung, a nineteen-year-old street runner, barely struggles through life.
Plagued by his tormenting past and the constant threat of life inmidst the poor and criminal, the only thing keeping him alive and relatively sane is the care for his little sister.
Hiding his hurt self behind the facade of a violent and snarky criminal, one day Taehyung encounters someone who doesn't fall for his charade. In fact, Kim Namjoon leader of Korea's most powerful mafia, tears down all of Taehyung's carefully built walls leaving him as the vulnerable and scared boy he actually is.
In the fangs of the older Taehyung not only faces the horrors of his past but also life-threatening danger as Namjoon makes him part of his plan to increase Ssang Yong Pa's power
Meanwhile the scary and imposing crime leader shows Taehyung sides of his own self, deeply hidden underneath layers of hurt and filth, giving the younger hope for his wretched soul.
Will Taehyung be able to find a place to belong with the criminal family or is he only being used and abused like he has always been?
In the end he first has to escape the evil ghosts of his past before he can face the dangerous enigma that is Kim Namjoon.
Bookmarked by CaroRieson
27 Oct 2019