K'wan





K'wan

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In 2002 K'wan hit the scene with his debut novel Gangsta, under Triple Crown Publications. It was the first novel released by the budding house and would eventually become the building block for what is now a multimillion dollar company. What started as a therapeutic release went on to become a part of urban-lit history and an Essence bestseller, as well as drawing rave reviews overseas.
After penning his second novel, Road Dawgz (2003), K'wan drew the attention of St. Martins press. The literary powerhouse quickly signed K'wan to a multi-book deal, the first of which being Street Dreams (2004). In 2008 he received the Black Author of the year award from Black Press Radio for the novella Blow.
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Average rating: 4.40 · 10,283 ratings · 656 reviews · 42 distinct works · Similar authors
Hood Rat
4.37 of 5 stars 4.37 avg rating — 1,805 ratings — published 2006 — 3 editions
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Section 8
4.43 of 5 stars 4.43 avg rating — 1,054 ratings — published 2009 — 10 editions
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Welfare Wifeys
4.44 of 5 stars 4.44 avg rating — 878 ratings — published 2010 — 10 editions
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Still Hood: A HoodRat Novel
4.45 of 5 stars 4.45 avg rating — 632 ratings — published 2007 — 5 editions
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Animal
4.59 of 5 stars 4.59 avg rating — 679 ratings — published 2012 — 10 editions
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Eviction Notice: A Hood Rat...
4.46 of 5 stars 4.46 avg rating — 559 ratings — published 2011 — 8 editions
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Gangsta: Triple Crown Publi...
4.43 of 5 stars 4.43 avg rating — 506 ratings — published 2002 — 10 editions
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Eve
4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 512 ratings — published 2006 — 4 editions
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Street Dreams
4.34 of 5 stars 4.34 avg rating — 474 ratings — published 2004 — 5 editions
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Hoodlum
4.26 of 5 stars 4.26 avg rating — 398 ratings — published 2005 — 6 editions
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“Every sucessful person in the world is a hustler one way or another. We all hustle to get where we need to be. Only a fool would sit around and wait on another man to feed him.”
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“Make your next move your best move.”
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“A person can change their ways but not their heart”
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