Posts Tagged ‘Hip Hop Lit’
 
 
 
Ayana Ellis
 

GIRLS FROM DA HOOD 5 by Edd McNair, Keisha Ervin, and Brenda Hampton

You’ve seen them in print before, and their books are hot, hot, hot! Now see what Edd McNair, Keisha Ervin, and Brenda Hampton can do when they join forces to bring three stories in the latest installment of Girls from da Hood....
 
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SNOW WHITE: A SURVIVAL STORY by Anna J.

You have to use what you got to get what you want. For Journey Clayton, this statement rings more true as she struggles under the weight of her mother’s cocaine addiction. She learns from a very young age that family doesn’t of...
 
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CALIFORNIA CONNECTION 2 by Chunichi

Who will rule Virginia Beach’s mean streets? Jewel used to be content with being a ride or die chick, playing Bonnie while the men in her life played Clyde. But now she realizes that it was her connections and street smarts tha...

 
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NO MORE TEARS IN THE END by Roy Glenn

Following the death of Freeze, Mike Black and Bobby Ray are back in control of their organization. It seems like old times, but Black knows it’s time to get out of the game before he loses somebody else close to him. He hasn’t ...
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SOLDIER TO SOLDIER by Edd McNair

When a military soldier dies, everyone feels the pain. When a street soldier dies, only those close to him mourn. But both soldiers have something in common: they fought for what they believed in. Home from their final tour in ...

 
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P.I.E.C.E.S. by Tammy Fournier

With a pimp for a father and a thief for a mother, it has always been a hustler’s life for Tara. While other girls were playing with dolls and learning to jump rope, Tara was learning how to boost the best merchandise from the ...
 
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CUT THROAT by K. Roland Williams

Qunicy Underwood is a well known local celebrity in his hood. He is street smart, handsome, and the talented lead vocalist for Taboo, the hottest Neo Soul R&B band on the East Coast. Quincy’s deepest desire is to live the l...
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BABY GIRL by Shavon Moore

Kyla Brown was destined to be a hustler. Fueled by her crooked grandfather’s blood and her gold-digging grandmother’s teachings, Kyla mastered the arts of manipulation and seduction at an early age. Kyla’s heartbreaking beauty ...
 
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BABY GIRL II by Shavon Moore

Is this what love has finally driven me to? These were the last words the beautiful and notorious Kyla Brown spoke before swallowing a lethal dose of prescription medication in Baby Girl. Driven to the edge of her sanity by mem...
 
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INNOCENT by Leo Sullivan

Innocent is the epic tale of murder, drugs, sex, and betrayal, suspensefully intertwined. I.C. Miller is a gifted high school athlete with a basketball scholarship from Georgia State University. He leaves behind an up and comin...