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Freedom is Not Free is about a Houston Police Officer named Rashard “Stone” Williams. Stone is apart of an elite fugitive task force known in the streets of Houston as the “Ghost Squad”. The young officer’s life is suddenly interrupted and he has to return to his hometown to bury his father. Stone discovers that his father, had unfinished business with a dangerous organiza ...more
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Fred Williams
Dec 02, 2011 Fred Williams rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
This is my first novel.
OOSA
Jan 09, 2011 OOSA rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Watch Your Back,

Rashard “Stone” Williams, a Houston police officer, returns to his hometown of Montgomery, Alabama, to bury his father. He finds there is more to his father’s death. Rashard sets out to find the truth, no matter what it takes.

Even though this book is less than 200 pages, the author does an excellent job of capturing the attention of his readers. “Freedom is Not Free” is a very fast paced story, and with every turn of the page comes more adventure. This book will have you rushing
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African Americans on the Move Book Club
This book had it all from crime, embezzelment, politics power ad secrets.
This story has it all, big crime in a little town with corruption that had been hidden for years until one day when it all comes down. When he comes home to his dads funeral he had no idea the secrets that his dad held. People are being killed to avoid explosion of the big secret. The more you dig for answers you are involved, not knowing who to trust.

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Sep 06, 2011 *~CONN!3~ rated it really liked it
This one also comes highly recommended.....dontcha jus love a Goodread, lol
Bobby Rodgers
Jun 02, 2011 Bobby Rodgers rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I really love this book.
Ron Chicaferro
Sep 27, 2011 Ron Chicaferro rated it it was ok
Well, the story was semi-interesting, but not very original. Television shows have done and re-done the story of political corruption in a small town which is taken care of by a righteous cop. The writing was a little hard for me to follow. The characters all speak in Ebonics which, if you're not used to it is a little difficult to follow. Additionally, characters didn't use many contractions when speaking. That may be grammatically correct but most people use the simple contractions in every da ...more
Janice Simmons
Oct 26, 2011 Janice Simmons rated it it was amazing
I really enjoyed this book from this new indie author. The story was original and it took place in my hometown. That was cool, since I don't know of too many books set in Montgomery. It was very good. I think future projects from this author will be great. I think anyone that enjoys action packed adventures will enjoy this book.
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Oct 10, 2011 Dana Sahm rated it it was ok
Good story, horribly written. The writing style was very juvenile as the book seemed to have been written by a 16 year old.
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Feb 29, 2012 Michelle Ogden rated it really liked it
First time reader of this author and immediately purchased Bayou City Blues.
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Good read. Not my usual genre, but fun still.
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King James is the pen name of Frederick Williams. He became interested in writing during his service as a Navy Corpsman during the Iraqi War. Maintaining a journal during the war inspired him to start writing short stories. His first book, Urban World, is a collection of those short stories.

Williams' second book is Freedom is Not Free.

Frederick Williams is originally from Montgomery, Alabama. Aft
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