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Buck : a Memoir.

Author: M K Asante
Publisher: New York : Random House US, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A coming-of-age story about navigating the wilds of urban America and the shrapnel of a self-destructing family, Buck shares the story of a generation through one original and riveting voice. MK Asante was born in Zimbabwe to American parents: his mother a dancer, his father a revered professor. But as a teenager, MK was alone on the streets of North Philadelphia, swept up in a world of drugs, sex, and violence.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Asante, M.K.
Buck : A Memoir.
New York : Random House US, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: M K Asante
ISBN: 9780812993417 0812993411
OCLC Number: 1031964981
Description: 1 online resource (164 pages)

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A coming-of-age story about navigating the wilds of urban America and the shrapnel of a self-destructing family, Buck shares the story of a generation through one original and riveting voice. MK Asante was born in Zimbabwe to American parents: his mother a dancer, his father a revered professor. But as a teenager, MK was alone on the streets of North Philadelphia, swept up in a world of drugs, sex, and violence. MK's memoir is an unforgettable tale of how one precocious, confused kid educated himself through gangs, rap, mystic cults, ghetto philosophy, and, eventually, books. It is an in.

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