Malena Crawford is a Washington, DC-based writer, speaker, and spiritual life coach. Her award-winning debut novel A Fistful of Honey chronicles the heroine’s journey of Alena Ford from brokeness to wholeness while on a unlikely quest to save humanity. The book has received wide acclaim and was branded a "must read” by Iyanla Vanzant.
Money. Love. Family. When it all falls away and she’s left with nothing, one woman must find the strength to fight her demons… so she can save the world. When Alena befriends her eccentric neighbor Gloria, the woman’s stunning amethyst necklace and Black Madonna painting draws her into a world of ancient secrets, dark forces, and powerful magic.
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