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Drama in the Bricks: A Ghetto Story

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I wasn't big-time, nor was I trying to be.

I just wanted to be able to do my job as a parent.

Money is scarce and jobs are hard to come by. Nobody knows this better than Simone. As it becomes more and more difficult to keep her children fed and clothed, she resorts to selling drugs to supplement her unemployment checks. But when her business grows beyond what she can handle, she turns to Malik, an infamous ...

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Overview

I wasn't big-time, nor was I trying to be.

I just wanted to be able to do my job as a parent.

Money is scarce and jobs are hard to come by. Nobody knows this better than Simone. As it becomes more and more difficult to keep her children fed and clothed, she resorts to selling drugs to supplement her unemployment checks. But when her business grows beyond what she can handle, she turns to Malik, an infamous drug dealer and murderer...and now the stakes are even higher.

Does Simone have what it takes to survive the street life? Or will she go back to what she knows best-being a mom and working a nine-to-five like normal people? Find out just how far a mother will go to take care of her kids in this raw and compelling tale of urban survival.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781432734978
  • Publisher: Outskirts Press, Inc.
  • Publication date: 9/18/2012
  • Pages: 208
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.48 (d)

Meet the Author

Tonya M. Barber, also known as Lady T, currently resides in Newark, New Jersey, with her three children. She has been writing poetry since the age of 12. A number of her poems have appeared in anthologies in the United Kingdom, and she has also published a limited edition poetry address book and a poetry diary. Her recent works include A Journey Through the Window of My Soul and The Journey Continues. Drama in the Bricks is her first novel, with a follow-up in the works.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 2, 2013

    Great Book!!

    Drama in the bricks is a good read! I could not put my tablet down. I love a book that can hold my attention, and this book did just that from the beginning to the end. I hope there is a part 2!

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    Posted October 6, 2012

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