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Tyree, Omar

Overview
Works: 42 works in 204 publications in 1 language and 17,071 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Musical fiction  Psychological fiction  Bildungsromans  Domestic fiction  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3570.Y59, 813.54
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Publications about Omar Tyree
Publications by Omar Tyree
Most widely held works about Omar Tyree
 
Most widely held works by Omar Tyree
For the love of money : a novel by Omar Tyree( Book )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 1,587 libraries worldwide
Tracy Ellison, now a major Hollywood star, returns to her East Coast roots and stirs up unrest among her friends, family, and past loves
Flyy girl by Omar Tyree( Book )
25 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 1,453 libraries worldwide
A year in the life of Tracey, a 16-year-old black girl, showing her evolution from a promiscuous manipulator of boys to a responsible young woman thanks to, among other things, the teachings of Louis Farrakhan. The setting is a middle-class black suburb of Philadelphia
Boss lady : a novel by Omar Tyree( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,235 libraries worldwide
Hollywood celebrity Tracy Ellison's personal assistant and cousin, Vanessa, oversees the trials and tribulations of a film production about Tracy's life
Leslie : a novel by Omar Tyree( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,144 libraries worldwide
Idolized by her family and admired by her peers and teachers at Dillard University, Leslie Beaudet becomes the center of a disturbing murder mystery that reveals her misunderstood personal struggles and craving for power
What they want : a novel by Omar Tyree( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,098 libraries worldwide
Loving his life of carefree travel and insecure women, male model Terrance Mitchell experiences profound guilt when his insensitivity induces a young woman's instability, causing him to rethink his priorities
Just say no! : a novel by Omar Tyree( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,050 libraries worldwide
Friends since childhood, Darin Harmon and John Williams have always been extremely talented, but when a homecoming talent show reveals John's extraordinary musical brilliance, John decides to take the world by storm with Darin as his manager, and soon the two learn the trials and tribulations of fame as Darin becomes jealous of John's success
The last street novel by Omar Tyree( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,049 libraries worldwide
A successful African-American novelist who has made his reputation with a series of romantic novels for women, Shareef Crawford yearns to expand his literary range but is unable to find the essential inspiration, until a book tour brings him home to Harlem
Diary of a groupie : a novel by Omar Tyree( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,043 libraries worldwide
Keeping close tabs on a range of unsuspecting no-strings-attached and ruthlessly private boyfriends, Tabitha Night is offered a large sum of money to reveal her secrets by a banker who believes one of Tabitha's conquests molested his daughter
Pecking order : a novel by Omar Tyree( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,016 libraries worldwide
Entering the high-stakes business of celebrity party promotions in southern California, an ambitious young accountant finds the highly charged industry significantly shaped by big money influences, race factors, and sex
Single mom : a novel by Omar Tyree( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 985 libraries worldwide
Now that the boys are reaching an interesting age, a woman with two illegitimate sons is courted by their fathers. One man is a banker, the other a laborer, but she is not interested as her heart belongs to a truck driver
A do right man by Omar Tyree( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 901 libraries worldwide
A black man's climb to fame in radio costs him his love. Bobby Dallas dumps his girlfriend, Faye, so he can be with Pearl, who is more useful, after which he takes up with even more useful women. But on reaching his goal his thoughts turn to Faye. Will she take him back?
Sweet St. Louis : a novel by Omar Tyree( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 896 libraries worldwide
An African-American romance between an auto mechanic and an airline caterer who impresses the mechanic as a thinking woman. He is Anthony Poole, a ladies' man, she is Sharron Francis and she is looking for commitment
Pecking order by Omar Tyree( file )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 747 libraries worldwide
Ivan David is an accountant slowly growing fed up with his rich, spoiled clientele. He has a plan to promote business networking parties, but when he meets local diva Lucina Gallo, his simple plan becomes more trouble than it's worth
Dirty old men and other stories : anthology by Omar Tyree( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
A daring collection of erotic tales about the undeniable attraction older men have for younger women
Just say no a novel by Omar Tyree( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
An African-American rhythm and blues singer and his longtime friend learn about the temptations of fame and popularity
The last street novel by Omar Tyree( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
Shareef Crawford, a celebrated writer of romantic fiction, leaves his sunny mansion in South Florida and returns to his Harlem roots to pen a true crime book that may just end his life
Mayor For Life : The Incredible Story of Marion Barry, Jr. by Marion Barry( Book )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Four-time mayor of Washington, DC, Marion Barry, Jr. tells his shocking and courageous life story, beginning in the cotton fields in Mississippi to the executive offices of one of the most powerful cities in the world. Known nationally as the disgraced mayor caught on camera smoking crack cocaine in a downtown hotel room with a mistress, Marion Barry Jr. has led a controversial career. This provocative, captivating narrative follows the Civil Rights activist, going back to his Mississippi roots, his Memphis upbringing, and his academic school days, up through his college years and move to Washington, DC, where he became actively involved in Civil Rights, community activism, and bold politics. In Mayor for Life, Marion Barry, Jr. tells all--including the story of his campaigns for mayor of Washington, his ultimate rise to power, his personal struggles and downfalls, and the night of embarrassment, followed by his term in federal prison and ultimately a victorious fourth term as mayor. From the man who, despite the setbacks, boldly served the community of Washington, DC. This is his full story of courage, empowerment, hope, tragedy, triumph, and inspiration
Leslie by Omar Tyree( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
Leslie Beaudet, a popular but reserved young Haitian-American student at a New Orleans college, is struggling with a dark power in a world that is pulling her in many different directions. When a series of murders point to Leslie, her friends and relatives realize they've never really known her
Flyy girl by Omar Tyree( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Growing up in the free-wheeling 1980s, Tracy Ellison is a teenager who uses her good looks to get any boy she wants. But as she approaches womanhood, she learns tough lessons that force her to take a closer look at her carefree lifestyle
The equation : applying the 4 indisputable components of business success by Omar Tyree( Book )
7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
African-American author Omar Tyree discusses a strategy to business success that incorporates a balance of love, art, and public and professional support in choosing a career path; and examines the career histories of Mary Kay, Ralph Lauren, Magic Johnson, and others
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Urban Griot, 1969-

Omar Tyree American writer
Tyree, Omar
Languages
English (165)
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