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All I Want is Everything

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Essence bestselling author Daaimah S. Poole took readers on a wild, sexy ride with her novel Ex-Girl to the Next Girl. Now in All I Want is Everything we meet a young woman with a hot voice and superstar dreams...
Talented Kendra Michelle Thomas always dreamed of becoming a singing sensation. At high school talent shows, she moved people to tears. Everyone thought she'd be
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Paperback, 304 pages
Published September 1st 2007 by Dafina
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Kiwi
Jul 01, 2013 Kiwi rated it it was amazing
This book is about Kendra who always dreamed of being a famous singer, but life got the best of her and now she bartends for a living. One night while working, she meets some girls from highschool and notices that her life is nothing like she wants it to be. She then pursues a career, as a singer. (view spoiler) ...more
Linda Boyd
This book was just okay for me, my first time reading/listening to this author. While growing up Keisha and her family had a hard life, some things happened to their family and it appeared that Keisha was the only adult and helped pull her family together, some high school friends drop in at her job and Keisha begins to realize that she put all of her dreams on hold to help her family, she decides to make some life changes and starts to make things happen for her self. What I did like was that s ...more
K. Jonee
Mar 25, 2014 K. Jonee rated it it was amazing
"All I Want Is Everything" was a good book with a simple message: "Don't Give Up On Your Dreams". I enjoyed this book beyond the message due to Poole's style of writing. The book was very fast-pace, and I was able to finish it in a day. This was far from a rags-to-rich story. I loved how Poole told her story. Bottom line : Daaimah S. Poole has a long time reader over here.
Carmen Glenn
Mar 24, 2013 Carmen Glenn rated it really liked it
I enjoyed this story of rags to riches. It was refreshing. I particularly liked the authentic characters and story line. What was really unique is that you saw the main character, Kendra, learn from her successes and failures. That is what made the book real!
Marci
Mar 27, 2016 Marci rated it it was amazing
very exciting, I learned what these singers have to go through and why there are some singers out there that cannot sing.
Sharonbrown
Jan 13, 2010 Sharonbrown rated it liked it
Was kinda skeptical but it really is a good novel promoting self determination, self confidence and the will/drive to succeed.
JazzyRacquel
Mar 04, 2010 JazzyRacquel rated it did not like it
♥ Not My Cup Of Tea ♥
Jasmine Jones
Oct 22, 2010 Jasmine Jones rated it it was ok
This book was ok but not really what I've expected. It lacks interest in its charater and the plot was kinda boring.
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Good read
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Daaimah S. Poole was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA. She graduated from Temple University with a B.A. in journalism in 2003. While attending Temple, Daaimah worked almost every job imaginable – receptionist, car salesperson, bill collector, waitress, tutor, and substitute teacher. She would later say she was unintentionally doing character research.
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