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    • The Rise and Fall of a Latin Queen
    • By: Sonia Rodriguez, Reymundo Sanchez
    • Narrated by: Rebecca Mitchell
    • Length: 8 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 54
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55

    At age five Sonia Rodriguez's stepfather began to abuse her; at 10 she was molested by her uncle and beaten by her mother when she told on him; and by 13 her home had become a hangout for the Latin Kings and Queens who were friends with her older sister. Threatened by rival gang members at school, Sonia turned away from her education and extracurricular activities in favor of a world of drugs and violence.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • terrible

    • By Anonymous User on 09-27-17

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Great African American Literary Voices

    • By: Langston Hughes, Arna Bontemps, Countee Cullen, and others
    • Narrated by: Langston Hughes, Arna Bontemps, Countee Cullen, and others
    • Length: 10 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20

    Hear rare recordings from five of the most-respected African American poets reading their own works: Langston Hughes, "The Negro Speaks of Rivers"; Arna Bontemps, "Nocturne At Bethesda"; Countee Cullen, "Heritage"; Gwendolyn Brooks, "The Vacant Lot"; and Sonia Sanchez, "Black Magic".

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Classic!!!

    • By Blue on 04-25-12

    Regular price: $9.95