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Ghetto Ballerina

3.71  ·  Rating Details ·  17 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
Chanel Falls, the family s princess, isn t quite ready for the world yet. Ghetto Ballerina demonstrates how a good girl can turn bad and end up on the road of total self-destruction. Chanel, who was raised by her single mother and her older brother, had life on a platter in the beginning. She never had to work hard for a thing; however after someone who was very close to ...more
Paperback, 236 pages
Published March 18th 2009 by Up All Night Publishing
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Sistar Tea
Aug 15, 2009 Sistar Tea rated it really liked it
Trust no one

Chanel Falls has the world given to here on silver platter; her Brother Charles Falls provides for her every need. Charles thought his little sister was too good for most guys and he believe she could do no wrong. When he does approve of one for her, it’s a business associate of his by the name of Brandon. Brandon is Chanel first lesson in life trust no one. When Charles is killed, Chanel has to learn to stand on her own two feet and she in for a surprise. When the novelty of being C
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Jul 08, 2011 Arielle Crowell rated it liked it
I was NOT impressed with this book. It was the typical stripper book. The author attempted to throw a twist into the book to cause a wow factor, sadly it fell flat. That being said, the book wasnt horrible. It was a "coasting" book. You could coast through it but you werent really wow'd.
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Aug 11, 2013 Supedaman rated it it was amazing
Great book. Good read from beginning to end. Looking forward to reading other works from Tenia Jimilla.
Author Teniajamilla
Jul 07, 2013 Author Teniajamilla rated it it was amazing
Shelves: must-read
This book was a creative expression of a combination of the betrayal and hurt that had been on my mind at the time mixed with either things I had seen, gone through or heard about up close and personal. It was graphic at times because I am not used to holding any punches. It may have discussed love but it was love from my viewpoint at the time. It may have pertained to strippers but it was my own portrayal of strippers. Most of all it was written with much emotion and after reading it back, I ...more
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