Highest Ranking: #52 in General Fiction Under Minor Construction. Nothing too much so read on anyway ~I'm a nerd on the outside but a thug on the inside. A thug needs love. Khaliana (Ka- lee- Anna) Jamieka Peirce aka Khali , 16 years old, daughter of former King, drug lord, niece of the recent King of the Chicago streets, Trevan, sister of star basketball player, Khalil Pierce, girlfriend of star football player Dequan Hanson.. Trey Jaxon Blake , 17 years old, brother of a drug dealer, Drew Blake, who works for Trevan, Khaliana's uncle, the "nerd", no parents. They met with Trey being the "nerd" of the school and as they go along, Trey isn't what he seems and the two fall in love but is love enough to get them through? Find out in Thug Nerd Love.