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Payback Ain’t Enough Audiobook

Payback Ain’t Enough: Payback, Book 3

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Publisher's Summary

Picking up where the suspenseful Payback with Ya Life left off, we’re plunged back into the hip-hop drama, where the men are hot and dangerous, the women know their shoes from their Choos, and they will stop at nothing to get what they want. In a game of power and intrigue where the stakes are high and the rewards are dazzling, the losers are gonna discover there’s always a price to pay.

Wahida Clark, born and raised in Trenton, New Jersey, began writing fiction while incarcerated. Her first two novels appeared on the Essence best sellers list, and Every Thug Needs a Lady made the New York Times best sellers list.

©2012 Wahida Clark (P)2012 Blackstone Audio, Inc. and Buck 50 Productions

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    Slim Courtland, Virginia 03-13-16
    Slim Courtland, Virginia 03-13-16

    Audio books are growing. I have listened to books for months now, But I prefer my books in paperback/hardback format.

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    "awesome"

    Dang this book had so many surprise like dang I didn't even see it coming. I wonder if old boy got shot . but I know I'll find out in part 4. But dang they got Briggen good I was rooting for him and shan but oh well they said everything green on the other side is not what it seems I think something's gone happened in part 4 can't wait to listen lol.

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    VMA VA 10-16-16
    VMA VA 10-16-16 Member Since 2015

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    "Name pronunciations..."

    Good story however, each narrator threw me off with a different pronunciation for the main character's names. In Pt 2, Shady became Sharday (phonetic). In this book, Shan became Shawn. Initially, it threw me, then later (throughout the book), it just irritated me. It was a good story bit perhaps the narrators need to become familiar with the characters?

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    nickela 07-20-16
    nickela 07-20-16 Member Since 2014
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    "Straight from the streets"

    If you like books related to the streets (hood and gangsters), this book series is for you!!

    Book #1 Payback Is a Mutha
    Book #2 Payback with Ya Like
    Book #3 Payback Ain't Enough
    Book #4 Blood, Sweat, & Payback

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    ILoveMyKindle 07-13-16 Member Since 2014
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    "one confusing series"




    Pros

    Got me thru the work day

    Dark

    Nicole Small



    Cons

    Rough transitions between scenes

    Lacked character development

    Story lacked clarity which led to an ending that didn’t make sense

    Characters drama and treachery almost became too confusing to keep up with

    Series didn’t make sense to me







    Characters or character observations that stood out

    Shanae- confused, naïve, weak unlikeable, unbelievable character.

    Her level of being completely of unaware was hard to believe.

    The “bosses” (Janae, Briggen, Nick) did not come across that way

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Tyeis 06-08-16
    Tyeis 06-08-16 Member Since 2016
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    "Just Wow"

    That Shan is rude and disrespectful with no types of loyalty. I can't wait to see what's next.

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    Melanie Gilbert 05-27-16
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    "Nicole small is the baddest!!!!"

    she needs to read all urban fiction!!! the book was Ok this writer always has Rio many characters so it's sometimes hard to keep track!

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    Lyminni 05-04-16
    Lyminni 05-04-16
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    "awesome love these books"

    i wish she would make a book to all of these books love all these books

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    Paula Lawrenceville, GA 04-13-16
    Paula Lawrenceville, GA 04-13-16 Member Since 2016

    I lover of street literature!

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    "Awesome book BUT....."
    If you could sum up Payback Ain’t Enough in three words, what would they be?

    Ratchet.... Ratchet... Ratchet....


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    I've always liked Briggen. He keeps it real at all times.


    What about Nicole Small’s performance did you like?

    I love all the books that Nicole read but this book was a little complex for just 1 reader. There are a lot of male characters and a male reader would have been helpful. It was difficult to follow along with the voices. Nicole should have listened to the previous books because the pronunciation of Shan's name changed for Shan to Shawn not acceptable for the 3rd book in the series.


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Yes I listened to all 4 books in the series.


    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Misha 05-01-15
    Misha 05-01-15
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    "It was ok"

    The story was cool. I've read the first 2 books and this one was just ok. It felt rushed and really didn't end well. Shan was so ditzy and I really didn't care for her towards the middle. Its so many missing pointd.

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    MJ 03-05-13
    MJ 03-05-13
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    "Too many male characters with one female narrator"
    What would have made Payback Ain’t Enough better?

    Either an additional narrator with a little more base in their voice, or a male narrator along with the female narrator Nicole Small


    Has Payback Ain’t Enough turned you off from other books in this genre?

    No, not at all


    How did the narrator detract from the book?

    I couldn't keep up with the characters and would have to rewind to see if it was a male or female character speaking.


    What reaction did this book spark in you? Anger, sadness, disappointment?

    Disappointment.


    Any additional comments?

    I did listen to the book to the end, but was disappointment for the many times I was lost as to which character was talking.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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