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Books Written by Gang Members

Unread post by Dennis » December 24th, 2003, 1:18 pm

I've read Monster Kody's book and Reymundo Sanchez's Making of a Latin King.Are their more books written by former gangbangers?

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Unread post by N9ne » December 24th, 2003, 9:59 pm

Dennis wrote:I've read Monster Kody's book and Reymundo Sanchez's Making of a Latin King.Are their more books written by former gangbangers?
it he wasn't a big time gangsta like the ones you just mentioned but he did bang a lil when he was in his teens, he has a great story, thats the only why I'm mentioning this book!!

Makes Me Wanna Holler- Nathan McCall

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Unread post by Anonymous20 » December 25th, 2003, 2:24 am

Luis Rodriguez, Always Running

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Gini Sikes, 8 Ball Chicks

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Unread post by BlaKK » December 25th, 2003, 5:24 pm

"Cat in the Hat", "Adventures in Wonderland," "scooby dooby doo"

go to Barns and Noble if you have one in youre area you'll find plenty of books written by gangsters. they are located in the "Crime" section though. most of them were written like in the mid 80's though, its hard to find modern gang books written by former gang members. they just dont publish SHi* like that no more. anyways. LATE

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Unread post by Dennis » December 25th, 2003, 7:20 pm

Thanks,i was already thinking about ordering Always Running,but Amazon.com didn't have a customer review about it,so i hesitated but now i will.I live in the Netherlands so we don't have Barnes & Nobles,all the books i order must be imported from the US.

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Unread post by alexalonso » December 26th, 2003, 1:09 am

Have you guys ever read the book "My Bloody Life", by Reymundo Sanchez. Aninteresting book about Chicago street gangs. Written by a gang member of
the Latin Kings.

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Unread post by Dennis » December 26th, 2003, 9:37 am

My Bloody Life & The Making of a Latin King are the same book. It's a crazy story he gots to tell.

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Unread post by stamps » December 26th, 2003, 6:38 pm

Another good book, if your interested in Vietnamese gangs, is The Dream Shattered, Vietnamese Gangs in America..Patrick Du Phuoc Long with Laura Ricard.

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Unread post by 1OldSchool » January 10th, 2004, 1:53 pm

"Gini Sikes, 8 Ball Chicks" That lady never banged.

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Unread post by King Rat » January 19th, 2004, 7:47 pm

Check this book out:

Killing Rage - by Eamon Collins

This is a book by an former IRA terrorist. How can I put it: deadly, emotional, fanatical, crazy, suicidal and absolutely shocking.

One guy on this forum said that the only solution is total destruction. Thats wrong: ]

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Unread post by alexalonso » January 19th, 2004, 8:45 pm

Anybody planning on gettin Tookie's autobiography? I know I am.
http://www.tookie.com/about.tookie's.memoir.html

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Unread post by Cheeks » January 19th, 2004, 11:07 pm

Hell yes. Tookie is a rolemodel for crips across the nation, lol.

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Unread post by alexalonso » January 23rd, 2004, 5:47 pm

Another good book is called The Blackstone Rangers its about a reporter who spends time with the blackstonestone rangers before they became the black p stone nation.

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Unread post by K1LLJOY » January 27th, 2004, 9:57 pm

MONSTER WAS A GOOD ASS BOOK I WISH THER CAN BE A MOVIE ABOUT THAT I FELT LIKE I WAS IN THE BOOK

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Unread post by Sheeklouchdblock » January 27th, 2004, 10:00 pm

I wanna peep that New Mad Ron book......

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Unread post by K1LLJOY » January 27th, 2004, 10:02 pm

YEAH I WONA CHECK THAT BOOK FO SHO

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Unread post by DreamerGirl » June 27th, 2004, 11:54 pm

Another good book to read is "The Rise and Fall of Nuestra Familia" by Robert Gratton.

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Unread post by lboogie » June 28th, 2004, 2:57 pm

N9ne wrote:
Dennis wrote:I've read Monster Kody's book and Reymundo Sanchez's Making of a Latin King.Are their more books written by former gangbangers?
it he wasn't a big time gangsta like the ones you just mentioned but he did bang a lil when he was in his teens, he has a great story, thats the only why I'm mentioning this book!!

Makes Me Wanna Holler- Nathan McCall
you aint never lied homie, anybody thats trying to change their life around and do something postitive should pick this book up.

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Unread post by BG MLOCO » June 28th, 2004, 8:48 pm

MONSTAS BOOK WAS ONE OF THE GREATS, BUT I PERSONALLY WANNA GET T.RODGERS BOOK 50 QUESTIONS ABOUT GANGMEMBERS

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Unread post by YungLoCC » June 29th, 2004, 2:46 am

this writer wasnt no banger but yall checc dis book out....

Leon Bing - Do Or die... For the first time, members of Americas most notorious teenage gangs- the Crips and the bloods speak for Themselves..

yall should checc dis one out dey talkn bout... how a dude that got shot in the chest drives himself to the hospital... and while a dude gettin caught in a crossfire uses his gurl as a human shield... damn dats sum crazy shit cuzz...

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Unread post by dopekid127 » June 29th, 2004, 7:10 am

whens mad dogs book coming out?

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Unread post by smooth_criminal » July 13th, 2004, 10:11 am

Tookie's book is written for kids. It's nothing like Monster's book.

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Unread post by wutevr » October 9th, 2005, 7:54 pm

Anonymous wrote:Another good book is called The Blackstone Rangers its about a reporter who spends time with the blackstonestone rangers before they became the black p stone nation.
now that would B interesting

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