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Street life

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    Coates, Ta-Nehisi
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    Son of Vietnam vet and black awareness advocate Paul Coates--a poor man who set out to publish lost classics of black history--Ta- Nehisi drifts toward salvation at Howard University, while his ominous brother Big Bill finds his own...

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    Ellis, Deborah
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    Shortlisted for the SYRCA 2013 Diamond Willlow Award, selected as an American Library Association 2012 Notable Children's Book, a Booklist Editors’ Choice, nominated for the OLA Golden Oak Tree Award, and a finalist for the Ruth and...

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    Joseph, Fabiola
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    Outed by her best friend in front of the whole neighborhood, Niya is trying to come to terms with being a lesbian. When she falls for her straight neighbor, Jamilla, there is no more denying who she really is. Niya will do whatever it...

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    JaQuavis, Ashley
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    With Samad's target on her back, Liberty must survive the harsh streets alone. But when a chance encounter pushes her into the arms of a new friend, Po, the two take on the California kingpin--and step full force into the game.

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    Louttit, Ernie
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    Retired Police Sergeant Ernie Louttit takes you back to the streets of Saskatoon in his second book, a street cop's view of the realities of dealing with prostitutes, street gangs, drunk drivers, and other offenders. He gives people who...

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    Yee, Paul
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    An American Library Association Youth Media Award Stonewall Honor Book. Ray Liu knows he should be happy. He lives in a big suburban house with all the latest electronic gadgets, and even finds plenty of time to indulge in his love of...

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    JaQuavis, Ashley
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    Miami was forever changed when Carter and Miamor came to town. Carter II and his cousin Mo attempt to carry on the legacy of their fathers.

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    Kowalski, William
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    In this work of contemporary fiction, Rasheed tries to escape his rough neighborhood with actions both small and heroic.

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    Ashley Antoinette
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    The Red Bottom Bandits may be the world's most fashion-forward gang of masked outlaws. They're the talk of D. C. for their daring robberies and fly gear. When the innocent, naïve Gucci recognizes ringleader Sunny Raegan...

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    Poitras, Marie Hélène
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    A story of sorrow and renewal which revolves around the calèche drivers of Old Montréal.

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    Goines, Donald
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    Trapped in the festering sore of a major American ghetto, a young man and his girlfriend--both attractive, talented, and full of promise--are inexorably pulled into the living death of the hardcore junkie.

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    JaQuavis, Ashley
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    Consumed with a desire for revenge, Anari and Monica enter a life of drugs, fast money, and betrayal, Nothing--not betrayal or addiction--will stop them from dispensing their street justice.

  • Auteur:
    K'wan
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    Diamonds and Pearl is a gritty, compelling novel from #1 Essence bestselling author K'wan.They say that good girls like bad boys, and this was especially true for Pearl Stone, a child born of privilege to a drug baron and reputed killer...

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    Holmes, Shannon
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    Dixyn Greene is livin' the life--until the feds arrest her man. To survive, Dixyn becomes indebted to Brian Winters and is forced to do his bidding. She is soon entangled in a web of lust, betrayal, blackmail, and deceit.

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    Weber, Marcus
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    Antonio Roberts and Paige Tillary are from vastly different backgrounds, so when they meet and fall in love, it won't be easy. Antonio, born of an affair between a beautiful actress and a notorious crime boss, lost his mother to...

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    JaQuavis, Ashley
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    Kasheef Williams has a friend's blood on his hands and a witness to the murder. With video evidence revealed, the police seek out the witness, but Kasheef is determined to find her first.

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    Hernandez, Treasure
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    Tasha thinks she has seen it all, but when she follows a childhood friend to the city of Flint, Michigan, she realizes that sometimes the small cities breed the grimiest of individuals. When Tasha and her friends link up with Manolo,...

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    Swinson, Kiki, Diamond, De'nesha
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    Two stories about women and their bad men, featuring Melody, who hires Scotty to take care of her cheating husband, but winds up seeking revenge, and Blake, who turns to her kingpin father's enforcer for protection from his employer....

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