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Raising Kanye : life lessons from the mother of a hip-hop superstar

Author: Donda West; Karen Hunter
Publisher: New York : Pocket Books, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As the mother of hip-hop superstar Kanye West, Donda West has watched her son grow from a brilliant baby boy with all the intimations of fame and fortune to one of the hottest rappers on the music scene. And she has every right to be proud: she raised her son with strong moral values, teaching him right from wrong and helping him become the man he is today. In Raising Kanye, Donda not only pays homage to her famous  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
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West, Donda.
Raising Kanye.
New York : Pocket Books, 2007
(OCoLC)608018469
Named Person: Kanye West; Donda West; Donda West; Kanye West; Kanye West; Donda West
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Donda West; Karen Hunter
ISBN: 9781416544708 1416544704 9781416544784 141654478X
OCLC Number: 123119684
Description: xii, 228 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Back to the Future --
Ray West --
And Baby Makes ... --
Love Don't Come Easy --
"Hey Mama!" --
I'll Fly Away: From Chi-town to Shanghai --
L No! --
College Dropout --
Rap or Bust! --
Through the Wire:The Accident --
Jesus Walks --
The Roses --
Arrogance or Confidence? --
Pink Polos and Backpacks --
Gay Bashing: "Yo, Stop It!" --
Nigga vs. Nigger --
Heard 'Em Say: "George Bush Doesn't Care About Black People" --
Touch the Sky --
Giving Back:Loop Dreams --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Donda West with Karen Hunter.
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The mother of rap superstar Kanye West shares her experiences on being a single mother raising a celebrity. The book will have never before seen photos and personal anecdotes of mother and son.  Read more...

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