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    • A Novel
    • By: Shannon Holmes
    • Narrated by: Cary Hite
    • Length: 9 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 241
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 206
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 205

    Growing up on the cold, mean, inner-city streets of Baltimore is Netta, leader of an all-girl clique called the Pussy Pound. With no father and a dope fiend for a mother, Netta learns at an early age how to use her beauty and her body to get the things she wants: money, cars, and jewelry. Chasing the almighty dollar, she meets Black, a local drug dealer with a deep-seated hatred for New Yorkers who falls head over heels in love with her.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Be-More Enthusiastic

    • By Robert on 07-01-16

    Regular price: $24.47

    • Dirty Game

    • By: Shannon Holmes
    • Narrated by: Honey Jones
    • Length: 9 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 44
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 37

    Kenny "Ken-Ken" Greene left his days as a hustler behind him when his wife was killed during a scam gone bad, leaving him with a baby daughter. Now he's a cab driver, doing what he can to put food on the table and give his daughter, Destiny, everything she needs. In spite of his past, or because of it, he's willing to do whatever it takes to keep Destiny off the streets. But when he is shot and paralyzed during a robbery while on the job, Destiny knows that she has to step up to the plate to take care of her father.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Game Is Indeed Dirty!!!!

    • By Dominique on 11-11-16

    Regular price: $24.47

    • Bad Girlz 4 Life

    • Bad Girlz, Book 2
    • By: Shannon Holmes
    • Narrated by: Nicole Small
    • Length: 10 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 88
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 72
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 69

    Coming of age in the Badlands of north Philadelphia - one of the toughest and poorest communities in the country - Tonya Morris has had to make some desperate and, at times, ruthless moves in her bid to survive. When she stepped into the unforgiving business of stripping, she found herself caught up in a world of sex-filled nights, dirty money, backstabbing cohorts, and murder. She left that world behind to become a hairstylist. However, after she is blacklisted from salons across Philadelphia, Tonya finds herself back in the stripping business.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointed

    • By Dernarda Carmon on 12-23-15

    Regular price: $24.47

    • Bad Girlz

    • By: Shannon Holmes
    • Narrated by: Erica Peeples
    • Length: 6 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 99
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 89
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 89

    Bad Girlz takes listeners into the mysterious and often dangerous lives of young women who turn to the streets and strip clubs as a means of survival. These are girls who, along the way, suffer bad breaks and find themselves ripe for exploitation by men and women who pretend to be their saviors. Tender and Goldie are taken under wing by Kat, a veteran stripper who enjoys the life and the risks she must take to stay in the mix of the sex trade.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I enjoyed this book

    • By Almond KD on 06-18-15

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Caught Up

    • By: Shannon Holmes
    • Narrated by: Cary Hite
    • Length: 4 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 22

    Dixyn Greene has it all. She is a hustler's wife and the mother of a beautiful girl and owns a townhouse and a nice car - she's living the life. But when the feds arrest her man, Dixyn's whole world begins to crumble. Things quickly go from bad to worse, and, as the bills begin to mount, her ability to maintain her lavish lifestyle is put to the test. She becomes strapped for cash, and her good intentions lead to bad decisions. Enter Brian Winters, B-Dub, her one saving grace - or so she initially believes.

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Never Go Home Again

    • By: Shannon Holmes
    • Narrated by: Nicole Small
    • Length: 7 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 50
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 44

    Never Go Home Again is the story of Corey Dixon, a young man whose father tries as best he can to steer him away from the lure of the streets. And yet, like so many others in his neighborhood, Corey finds the lucrative drug trade too tempting to resist. While he makes fast money for a while, ultimately Corey must pay the price for his choice of profession: his freedom.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Never Go Home Again

    • By Slim on 04-12-16

    Regular price: $24.47