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Hood Rat Audiobook

Hood Rat

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Publisher's Summary

Hood rat: a woman of questionable repute, one who has been known to "get around" in the 'hood.

Yoshi is young, fine, and larcenous. She lives her life playing on men's hearts as well as their pockets. But she learns the hard way that all that glitters isn't gold.

Billy, a former high school basketball star, is at the end of her rope with the opposite sex. To her, all men are dogs, so she secretly seeks comfort in the arms of women - until she meets a man who makes her reevaluate her feelings.

Reese is an around-the-way chick trying to keep up with the Joneses. There's a revolving door on her bedroom as she searches for the love she always felt was missing. When her promiscuity leaves her pregnant after a one-night stand, Reese is faced with the task of breaking an age-old cycle passed down from mother to daughter in her family and standing on her own.

Rhonda is 20-something with three kids from three different men, and she's riding the system all the way to the bank. To her, work is a dirty word; between the multiple checks she gets from the government and the games she plays with men, she's living the life of a ghetto superstar. But the game soon turns ugly when one of her "sponsors" decides to get some payback.

Harlem has never seen four friends as scandalous as these. The neighborhood will never be the same again.

©2006 K'wan (P)2016 Blackstone Audio, Inc., and Buck 50 Productions, LLC

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    Inez 06-02-16
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    "great book"

    omg I absolutely love love this book.. it was sooo funny and sad at the end. nevertheless the reader Cary hite is the best narrator for and hood books out there. I love his voice.....

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    marlin 06-01-16
    marlin 06-01-16 Member Since 2015
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    "Kwan and Cary Hite are the duo."

    Omg it is a pleasure to listen to the first book in the series the origins of the back stories were so fascinating, I'm gonna go back to and listen to them again.. IM SO CAUGHT UP AGAIN!!

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    earthsss 09-17-16
    earthsss 09-17-16 Member Since 2013
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    "Don't waste your money"

    I can't decide whether it was the similar sounding names or the shallow and unfinished personalities of the characters or the long drawn out slow sometimes boring and confusing story or maybe the dialogue that was mostly cursing or the way the characters professed their undying love for each other after a few days. Worst money I ever spend. The ending was terrible. Idk if this author wrote this to finish up a book deal but it wasn't with an hour of my life. The performer was great but there were weird pauses in his narration where there should not have been but it didn't happen often

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    DARICA st louis, MO, United States 09-14-16
    DARICA st louis, MO, United States 09-14-16 Member Since 2016
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    loved it couldn't put it down. A great read and observation of life's realities. Wow!

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    Arlyn Worton, MD, USA 07-16-16
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    I'm not quite sure how I feel about this book. There were several times in the first six hours of the listening that I just wanted to delete it from my library. I was going to chalk it up as being a book that just was not for me. I really struggled to continue listening. It seemed really difficult to keep up with the characters. I'm not sure if that was because of the narrator or because of how the book was written. I managed to complete the book but I will never listen to it again. I have had much better reads from both K'wan and Cary Hite. This one just seemed to miss the mark for me.

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    Amazon Customer 07-14-16 Member Since 2016
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    "I really enjoyed this!"

    I swear Cary Hite really brings these books to life!!! He is such an awesome narrator. This is my eighth audio book by K'wan that I've purchased this year and I truly enjoy his story telling.

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    ed 07-08-16
    ed 07-08-16 Member Since 2016
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    as usual I enjoyed this book by Kwan
    I am patiently waiting for the next book to come out he definitely keeps your mind going and jumping his books are always very entertaining keep up the good work .
    I also wish that they would release some of Vickie stringers books on audio book her books are also very entertaining

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    Nancy 06-24-16
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    I am struggling to through this book. To many characters. Very disappointed. Would like money back.

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    Precious 06-12-16
    Precious 06-12-16 Member Since 2015
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    "It was ok.. Definitely wasn't about Hood Rats."

    Book was ok.. Definitely wasn't about no hood rats. Should of had all kinds of things describing what hoodrats do and say. Their some real ride or die chics.

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    Ella Williams 06-11-16 Member Since 2014
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    "K'wan and Cate Hite are the perfect pair!"

    I loved this book from start to finish! I'm a huge K'wan fan and this book did not disappoint. Thank you for putting this on Audible!!!

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