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Something to Die For

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Nasir Lassiter is a college basketball star with a promising future–until a murder rap lands him in prison with a life sentence. Without hope, Nasir shuts down. But after five years he’s suddenly free and surprised to see how much the outside world has changed.

He discovers he has a daughter, Brandy, who believes her father has been away in the army all this time. His girlf
Paperback, 272 pages
Published October 24th 2006 by One World/Ballantine
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May 11, 2014 Rushbug23 rated it it was amazing
I listened to the audiobook.While I wasn't impressed by how the reader read it, the story itself was awesome. I found myself often Saying "Oh wow, whaaat, wth, wtf, and damn".I didn't want to stop listening til the end. It was a cute story, not drawn out with a bunch of back & forth ( do I do it or don't I etc ) It was straight to the point of the matter(s). The characters were believable & relatable . The storyline was complete & believable. Looking for a good read.... This is one!
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Jun 22, 2008 Daniel Williams rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Anyone
Recommended to Daniel by: Myself
I like this story. It taught me to handle my business. Secrets rely in other secrets and the truth will come out. I never thought Travis Hunter would take a story that a man would fight for his wife and do anything for his family. The story was good.
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This is a quick read. Not a long enough book to flesh out the characters. But, it had all the components for an engaging read.
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This was a very good book, I enjoyed the author's writing style and the humor he put into the book. I have added Travis Hunter to my have to read author list.
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Travis Hunter is an author, songwriter and father. The Hearts of Men was self-published in 2000 by Hunter's own company, Jimrose Publishing House. During the 2000 Book Expo America in Chicago, Hunter handed out copies of his self-published novel, The Hearts of Men and one week later received and offer from Random House's imprint, Strivers Row/ Villard for the re-release of The Hearts of Men. Five ...more
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