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This unique series is written by Stanley "Tookie" Williams, the cofounder of the infamous Los Angeles gang the Crips. Mr. Williams is currently on death row in San Quentin State Prison. His greatest wish is to reach out to children with these books so that kids do not follow in his footsteps and make the same mistakes he did. His authentic voice will be a powerful message ...more
Hardcover, 24 pages
Published January 1st 2003 by PowerKids Press (first published January 1st 1997)
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1.)give plot information?
the plot of this book is for people who are in a gang to really think about they're situation and if you feel like your being used and your fellow gang members don't really care about your future or your well being as much as they're own.
2.)Do they have a voice of their own?
Absolutely, Stanley Williams is a strong minded man with a great intent. Is it sad he did not have the time and resources to keep preaching his theories and he could have possibly changed the world i
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Stanley Tookie Williams III was a leader of the Crips, a notorious American street gang which had its roots in South Central Los Angeles in 1969.
In 1979 he was convicted of four murders committed in the course of robberies, sentenced to death, and eventually executed. Once incarcerated, he authored several books, including anti-gang and anti-violence literature and children's books.
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