Posts Tagged ‘Prison’
 
 
 
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Forgive Me: A Novel By Stacy Campbell

In this fast-paced sequel to the debut novel, Dream Girl Awakened, five characters come to grips with their pasts amidst broken friendships, infidelity, grief, and loss. Aruba Dixon has hit rock bottom. After two years of marri...
 
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A Hard Price To Pay [Kindle Edition] By J-Real

A betrayed kingpin, an unsuccessful hit, a hustler’s life altered forever, but does a new life mean safety? And what about the lives affected? What about the son who grows up with the memories of the nightmare? The nightmare of...
 
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No Other Love By Divine G

Love is a force that most of us will agree is extremely powerful and can make most do some crazy things, both good and evil. However, as a compelling new novel by Divine G proves – misdirected love brings with it a myriad of me...

 
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The Forbidden Culture by Ugmo Thomas

In a county jail in the late-sixties, a drug-addict meets a dominating guy who persuades the addict in taking a case with the promise that his girlfriend will send him money and he’ll be the first resident worker in a drug reha...
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Down These Mean Streets by Piri Thomas

Thirty years ago Piri Thomas made literary history with this lacerating, lyrical memoir of his coming of age in the streets of Spanish Harlem. Here was the testament of a born outsider: a Puerto Rican in English-speaking Americ...

 
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FOREVER MY LADY by Jeff Rivera

Dio Rodriguez grew up on the streets and knew all too well the hard, cool feeling of the barrel of a gun tucked down the back of his jeans. But his hard exterior softened when he met Jennifer. Jennifer understands Dio like no o...
 
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GRACE AFTER MIDNIGHT by Felicia “Snoop” Pearson and David Ritz

In GRACE AFTER MIDNIGHT, Felicia Pearson, who plays Snoop in the HBO hit series The Wire, reveals her incredible, hard knock life story, one that dramatically parallels the life of her character on TV. While Felicia Pearson is ...

 
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Convict’s Candy by Damon Meadows & Jason Poole

Ever wonder if the man in your life who’s been incarcerated, turned to another with an alternative lifestyle for comfort? Meet Candy sweets, a teenaged, pre-op transsexual who gets arrested and sent to federal prison, exactly o...
 
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CAST THE FIRST STONE by Chester Himes

James Monroe was young and educated. He stood before the judge and tried to look humble and heard himself sentenced to twenty years in prison…. Here is Chester Himes’s great novel of prison life. It is a story both of brutal de...
 
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My Brother’s Keeper by Courtney Gardner

Without a foe, a soldier never knows his strength, and the thought must be developed through the exercise of strength. Be faithful to the trust, and deceive not the man who relied upon you. It is less evil in the sight of God t...