Lies, Loyalty, & Betrayal is a gritty street classic that takes place in the mean streets of South Philadelphia. Filled with crime, drugs, murder LLB will take you on a roller coaster ride thru the streets and make you view love trust and loyalty in a whole different light.

IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: Where do you get your ideas from?

MCCLELLAN ST. HEEM: I get my ideas from real people, real conversations and individuals that grew up in a society where love, emotions, mercy, and weakness were frowned upon.

IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What is your writing process like?

MCCLELLAN ST. HEEM: My writing process is actually easy. Once I get an idea for a story, I just start writing and the story comes to life as I write. Sometimes I have no idea where it is going or where a character is taking me to until I’m there.

IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What makes you start out from other writers?

MCCLELLAN ST. HEEM: What sets myself aside from other writers; I would say my personal story. I didn’t take classes, study or go to school for writing. My first book was handwritten inside of a State Penitentiary. I write with an ‘I don’t care attitude’ meaning however my story goes it just goes. The good and bad guys vary depending on what type of person the reader is.

IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What is your latest book about?

MCCLELLAN ST. HEEM: Lies, Loyalty, & Betrayal is about three childhood friends growing up in the infamous South Philadelphia. Their luck seems to change when the older cousin of one of the friends gives them an opportunity at “The Game” that is almost impossible not to enter. Once the older cousin is killed, the Trio’s loyalty, love, and trust is put to the test. As they encounter a lot of murders and treachery that comes with the lifestyle, the Trio takes on a wild protege, Kaos, who proves his love for the three every chance he gets. Filled with love, trust, loyalty, lies, deceit and murder this book will be mentioned along with some of the greats.

IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What advice do you have for writers?

MCCLELLAN ST. HEEM: I would advise other writers to just do them! Don’t follow anyone’s format, style, or lane. Write something you love and write it to the point that when the next person picks up a pen to write they’d have to think of or mention you.

IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What are your career goals?

MCCLELLAN ST. HEEM: My career goals are to successfully publish 3 novels and then open up the door for others to publish their work through All or Nuffin ENT.

IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: Tell us about one of the hardest challenges you had to face in your writing career and how did you overcome?

MCCLELLAN ST. HEEM: One of the hardest things I’ve had to face in my writing career was the passing of my mom, which was my #1 fan. At a time when I felt like quitting, I know that she’d want me to keep pushing and go harder. That thought alone was enough for me to overcome other obstacles or hurdles that came or may come my way.

IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What are some upcoming projects you are currently working on?

MCCLELLAN ST. HEEM: I’m currently working on the second part of Lies, Loyalty, & Betrayal, which is titled Lies, Loyalty, & Betrayal 2: Kaos In The City. A third book to follow that’s called Ingredients of a Gangsta.

IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: How can you fans find purchase your novels and contact you?

MCCLELLAN ST. HEEM: My fans can purchase the book on Amazon.com. Follow me on social media. Twitter: @mcclellanstheem IG: mcclellanst_heem FB: McClellanst. Heem








  1. this was by far one of the novels I read this year I finished it in not even 2 days I can’t wait for part two

  2. This is hands down the best book I’ve read in so looong. From the first page of Lies, Loyalty &Betrayal until the very end I was on the edge of my seat. It was written so vividly that I began to feel like I knew the characters personally. I’m certain that it will definitely go down in history as one the greatest novels of all time. MUST READ!!!

  3. This is a book you diffently need to go out & purchas , reading this book I felt as tho I know the character so well , just reading the first page of this book will have u on the edge of ya seat ,this book is a MUST READ !!!!!!!!

  4. This book is a definitely a must read. I read the entire book at least 3 times. It’s one of those novels u can’t put down and if you have to you can’t wait to get back to it. It will literally have u at the edge of your seat…so much suspense. If you haven’t read it yet I suggest u do so….Lies Loyalty and betrayal‼️?

  5. I just got finished reading the book it got me wanting more I can’t wait till part 2 hits I know it’s going to be the realist story ever.. shout to heem for put his hard work in dedication into such in amazing book keep up the great work bro..?

  6. ? One of a kind great novel. Lies, Loyalty, Betrayal is a definite must read. Keep up the great work!! Can’t wait for the next one ??

  7. This was one of the best books I’ve read in a long time. Is so raw and real. It brings all the characters to life and makes you feel their passion and pain. Certainly a page turner, a book that you will want too read from start to finish without any breaks. Highly entertaining and truly a great read! I recommend that everyone go out and get a copy. It’s a must read! You won’t be disappointed. I can’t wait for Part 2. Kaos is a force to be reckoned with and I can only imagine all that will go down.

  8. I haven’t read a book like this in along time. It kept me entertained every second of the way as I was reading. Give the people a part two.

  9. When I picked this book up to read it, I didn’t want to put it down, it was a page turner for sure. This book had me on a emotional roller coaster (lol) you would’ve thought I knew the people personally. Now all I need is part 2, I can’t wait to find out what’s going to happen to the crew!!!

  10. I was there when he was writing his books,his writing process is very special for a person who had never written a book before ,very personal and free flowing, feels like he’s there telling you the story himself,those types of books are the best, it’s like reading a movie.

  11. This book is definetly a page turner!!! Can’t wait for part two!!! So proud of my big bro!!! #itsallornuffin #liesloyaltyandbetrayal

  12. This was the best book that I read in years. When I heard this was a new author i didn’t expect this. His style, format, and storytelling is as if he’s been doing this for years. Can’t wait for part 2. A must read for sure!!!!!!!

  13. Definitely a great read from the beginning to end. Makes your mind wonder about the people in your circle. I recommend EVERYONE TO BUY AND READ ! You will not be disappointed

  14. I haven’t finished the book yet but I love how he grabs the reader’s attention in the beginning of the novel and as I read further along I can also relate to the book on a personal level that’s what keeps it interesting for me.

  15. This book takes you on a journey some people may never witness and shows you the lifestyle many people are accustomed to living or being apart of. Great book nonetheless…?

  16. Know the author on a personal level, I can honestly say that anything he writes comes from the heart. When u go thru different struggles, or different triumphs u get different experiences & that’s what make this book come to life. Congrats on ya success & whats 2 come. Proud of u????

    • Yo you gotta cop this book this shit will blow your mind I can’t wait for the next one make sure you let me know when it drops

  17. Biancaj_sp
    This is def a must go read!!!! Plus support a overall genuine dude tryna get to da top by grinding nd sacrificing it all to be great nd not a statistic. My man Heem SP we gotta have us!!!!