Trouble & triumph : a novel of power & beauty

by T. I., 1980-

Format: Print Book 2012
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Carnegie Library of McKeesport - Duquesne Fiction F TI
Location  Carnegie Library of McKeesport - Duquesne
Collection  Fiction
Call Number  F TI

Grammy Award-winning hip-hop artist, producer, and actor T.I. proved himself a powerful storyteller as well with the publication of his debut novel Power & Beauty. Now he follows up with his second riveting street-lit epic, Trouble & Triumph.

T.I.'s explosive sequel picks up the story of Paul "Power" Clay and Tanya "Beauty" Long, as Power takes over his mentor-turned-arch-enemy's street empire, looking to turn it legit, while Beauty rises ever-higher in a glamorous world of fashion and celebrity. An authentic voice of the street, in the vein of Sistah Souljah and other successful authors of contemporary African-American commercial fiction, T.I. is a rap music legend who has lived at every strata of society, and whose hard life experience adds truth and fire to Trouble & Triumph.

Additional Information
Subjects African Americans -- Fiction.
Street life -- Fiction.
Urban fiction.
Love stories.
Publisher New York :William Morrow,2012
Edition 1st ed.
Contributors Ritz, David.
Language English
Notes Sequel to: Power & Beauty.
Description 310 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN 9780062067685 (hbk.)
0062067680 (hbk.)
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