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Take One for the Team: A Novel

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The compelling sequel to No More Time-Outs finds Wisdom Jones accepting the terms of a deadly proposition from his old enemy: a life for a life.

Wisdom Jones’s mother needs a kidney and the only donor is one of his old enemies, Highnoon, who offers the organ for the chance to kill Wisdom. Jones accepts the proposition, but issues a stipulation of his own: he want
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ebook, 288 pages
Published November 20th 2012 by Strebor Books
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I loved Wisdom's character from No More Time Outs, so I was excited to find out there is now a sequel! With death hanging over Wisdom's head, he decides before he dies, he needs to set his family on the right path. Both of his brothers are still a mess, both lost to the streets. His sister and preacher father haven't changed either, and are still out cheating on their spouses. Wisdom knows he needs to pull the family together for his mother's sake. If he's
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Highnoon, a childhood friend turned enemy of Wisdom's, has offered to help save Mama Jones' life. He doesn't require much, just a big heaping order of revenge. Wisdom struggles with the decision but decides that if anyone deserves a second chance, it is his mother. His only stipulation is that he wants time to make his family whole. Highnoon gives Wisdom a week to get his family back on solid ground. Will seven days be enough time to help this family?

Wisdom has his hands full
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Ebony EyeCU Evans
With all odds stacked against him, Wisdom finds himself in the most challenging race of his life. Racing to save the life of his mother and redeem his dysfunctional family values. The most challenging test of all lies in attempting to redirect his father's lust and pulpit pimping.

An intense, action packed, suspenseful follow up to "No More Time Outs" that sends the message....With focus, faith and determination.....Anything Is Possible.

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Denise Baliruno
Excellent, well written as usual Mr Slater takes us into the real gritty world...a story of self sacrifice and still underpinning the various scourges society deals with...I so recommend...best thing I have read to date...cant wait for the next one :)
Ares
This was a page turner. The twist and turns had me on the edge of my seat wanting more. Wisdom had a hard job to pull off and he did it. Thanks again Thomas for another great book.
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Thomas Slater is a native of Detroit, MI. In ’97 he picked up a pen and scribbled for three months, producing his debut titled Run with the Pack, an urban crime thriller. Fed up with the lack of attention Street literature was receiving at that time, 2004 saw Thomas switch genre-gears. And drawing on his vast experience as an assembly worker at American Axle Manufacturing plant, he fictionalized t ...more
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