J.M. Benjamin





J.M. Benjamin

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Plainfield, New Jersey, The United States
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J.M. Benjamin is an ambitious and witty writer from Plainfield, New Jersey. He is the author of Down in the Dirty, which won the Best Street Novel of the Year Award in 2006, an honor bestowed to him by the African American Literary Awards Show. His sophomore novel, My Manz and ‘Em was released in early 2007 and he has contributed to several anthologies: Menace II Society, Christmas 'N The Hood with Nikki Turner, and Hood Legends.
J.M.Benjamin has been compared to two literary greats; Claude Brown and Donald Goines for his ability to entertain and educate, and his passionate work ethics. J.M. Benjamin was released from prison, fully loaded and prepared to enter into a new game with the same drive and approach he had when he ran the streets. H
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Average rating: 4.20 · 687 ratings · 98 reviews · 17 distinct works · Similar authors
Ride or Die Chick: The Stor...
4.21 of 5 stars 4.21 avg rating — 140 ratings — published 2007 — 11 editions
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Down in the Dirty
4.38 of 5 stars 4.38 avg rating — 45 ratings — published 2006
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Ride or Die Chick 2
4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 51 ratings — published 2009 — 2 editions
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On the Run with Love
4.32 of 5 stars 4.32 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 2008 — 2 editions
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My Manz And 'Em
4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 2007 — 2 editions
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Squeeze
4.63 of 5 stars 4.63 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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Heaven & Earth
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 2010 — 4 editions
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Memoirs of an Accidental Hu...
4.69 of 5 stars 4.69 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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Carl Weber Presents Ride or...
4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 2014
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From Incarceration 2 Incorp...
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4.5 of 5 stars 4.50 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 2009
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