Eastside

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Simon and Schuster, Jul 10, 2007 - Fiction - 336 pages
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Eastside is a coming-of-age tale set among the backdrop of inner-city gang violence in the early '90s. Eastside is about mothers struggling and supporting one another as they match in a seemingly endless procession to the cemetary to bury their children.

Unrepentantly crooked police officers, violent gangland shoot-outs, blazing car chases, petty drug dealing, ruthless armed robberies, a psychotic seventeen year-old albino gang member, and the haunting legacy of a long dead brother, complete the complex panoply that is Eastside.
 

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Eastside (Strebor on the Streetz)

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Alexander details the grim socioeconomic conditions that created the wave of violence that rocked San Antonio, Tex., in the early 1990s. When the novel begins, Travon Robinson is still mourning the ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
7
Section 3
13
Section 4
21
Section 5
27
Section 6
35
Section 7
43
Section 8
49
Section 23
185
Section 24
197
Section 25
207
Section 26
217
Section 27
223
Section 28
227
Section 29
233
Section 30
241

Section 9
59
Section 10
65
Section 11
71
Section 12
79
Section 13
91
Section 14
103
Section 15
111
Section 16
117
Section 17
131
Section 18
141
Section 19
149
Section 20
159
Section 21
167
Section 22
175
Section 31
251
Section 32
257
Section 33
263
Section 34
269
Section 35
275
Section 36
281
Section 37
285
Section 38
291
Section 39
295
Section 40
305
Section 41
309
Section 42
315
Section 43
317
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Caleb Alexander is a successful ghostwriter who has written several Essence bestselling novels. His most recent novel, Eastside, was handpicked by Zane to launch the Strebor in the Streetz publication line. He currently lives in Converse, Texas. Visit www.calebalexanderonline.com.

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