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Hoodlum Audiobook

Hoodlum

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He set out to be the good son, but the streets had a different plan.

Born to one of New York City's most notorious crime families, Shai Clark has always managed to be a good kid. A college hoops star, Shai shunned the world that his father had created and focused on his dreams of going pro. Tommy, Shai's trigger-happy older brother, is next in line for the throne and rules under his father through brute force. But Poppa has bigger plans for Shai.

The situation soon turns ugly when Poppa is murdered and Tommy is removed from the equation. Suddenly Shai finds himself at the head of his father's empire, and the streets are thrown into chaos. Unable to sit idly by while the Clarks' underworld empire is pillaged, Shai takes up his father's mantle and brings his game to the streets. He quickly learns that there are two sides to every coin, and the streets hold no mercy for the weak.

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

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    David Dunn 10-05-17
    David Dunn 10-05-17 Member Since 2016
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    "Awesome you go K'wan and Honey Jones"

    Loved it Honey Jones Did a fantastic job. keep going girl your awesome the way you read I will be looking for more books that you r evolved in.

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    Lovingmy3 09-13-17
    Lovingmy3 09-13-17 Member Since 2014
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    "Love it"

    There's nothing written by Kwan that I don't love such a talented author on to hoodlum 2

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    Amazon Customer 08-30-17
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    "Narrator"

    I love HoneyJones as a Narrator but I think the narrator should have been a male.

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    Mr Jones 07-15-17
    Mr Jones 07-15-17 Member Since 2015
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    "Great!!!!"

    Like the back story on Shai, this made me want to hear one on The Priest!!!! The Animal that created the Animal!!!!!!

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    lerone ST-CATHARINES, ontario, Canada 03-13-17
    lerone ST-CATHARINES, ontario, Canada 03-13-17 Member Since 2010
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    "the family business"
    Would you listen to Hoodlum again? Why?

    yes; the complex of the characters such a Shai and Poppa Clark


    What other book might you compare Hoodlum to and why?

    You can see the similarities with such books as the Godfather's


    Which scene was your favorite?

    The ending in which Mike gets what is coming to him.


    Who was the most memorable character of Hoodlum and why?

    Shai Clark because of the way he handles most situations


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    Jocelynn KENT, WA, United States 01-13-17
    Jocelynn KENT, WA, United States 01-13-17
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    "Great listen...."

    Nice to find out how Shai got his start at being the King of Harlem.

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