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  • ISBN: 080412194X (electronic audio bk.)
  • ISBN: 9780804121941 (electronic audio bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file (04 hr., 01 min., 21 sec.)) : digital.
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  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Listening Library, 2013.

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Formatted Contents Note: For keeps -- Courtside in the Bronx -- The Chameleon -- Kid Kupid's Last strike -- Rookie -- Refuge -- Airborne -- History calling -- Watende -- The other Wes Moore -- Prodigal's return.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by the author.
Summary, etc.: Through the telling of events from his own life, Wes Moore (author of the bestselling adult title The Other Wes Moore) explores the issues that separate success and failure. He also counterpoints his story with another man, someone who shared the same name, was almost the same age, grew up fatherless in a similar Baltimore neighborhood, but is serving a life sentence for murder. Compelled to write to the other Wes, the author was surprised to receive a reply...
Target Audience Note:
7-12.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on hard copy version record.
Subject: Moore, Wes -- 1978- -- Childhood and youth
Moore, Wes -- 1975- -- Childhood and youth
African American men -- Biography
Youth -- Conduct of life
African Americans -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Social conditions -- 20th century
African Americans -- Social conditions -- 20th century
Criminals -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Biography
Soldiers -- United States -- Biography
Bronx (New York, N.Y.) -- Biography
Baltimore (Md.) -- Biography
Genre/Form: Audiobooks.
Downloadable audio books.
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