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If I Ruled the World

4.18 of 5 stars 4.18  ·  rating details  ·  84 ratings  ·  8 reviews
In every ghetto there is that one who stands out above the rest. In this unforgettable novel, her name is Harlem.

Harlem Jones is a twenty-six-year-old bad-ass female who owns her own home, her own car, and her own business. And no, some drug dealer didn't front her the money for any of it. Nor did she have to sell herself to get what she’s got. Harlem came up the hard way.
Paperback, 289 pages
Published July 1st 2005 by St. Martin's Griffin
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Candice Medina
i cried so hard in the book
I enjoyed this book, had some jewels in it would recommend for a upper high school or young college girl for entertainment and some street wisdom. I loved the way the author celebrated friendship in it. Reminds me of the types of friendships I've had with my girls.
Jazzmine Johnson
this book was such an inspirational piece of work. it makes you realize how someones past can be so horrible, even if they are here today looking as perfection
I read and loved it but I am going to read it again because it was a long time sense I read it wonderful book
A must read, page turner from first to last page.
this book was a good book...i really enjoyed it.
Feb 18, 2009 Ruby rated it 5 of 5 stars
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Loved it, differently a page turner.
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