The Resource Never go home again: : a novel, Shannon Holmes, (electronic resource)

Never go home again: : a novel, Shannon Holmes, (electronic resource)

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Never go home again: : a novel
Title
Never go home again:
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Shannon Holmes
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Language
eng
Summary
Inspired by the events of his own life, the Essence bestselling author of B-More Careful and Bad Girlz presents a vivid, unflinching novel about a young man's coming of age in the city streets. Never Go Home Again is the story of Corey Dixon, a young man whose father tries as best he can to steer him away from the lure of the streets. And yet, like so many others in his neighborhood, Corey finds the lucrative drug trade too tempting to resist. While he makes fast money for a while, ultimately Corey must pay the price for his choice of profession: his freedom. By the age of sixteen, Corey is sentenced to prison. Incarcerated at Riker's Island, Corey lives through experiences that threaten to destroy his body, his mind, and his spirit. Still, in the midst of his horrific imprisonment, he discovers inner strength and, against unimaginable odds, manages to survive. Corey makes a new kind of family for himself in jail, including a teacher who encourages him to 'never go home again.' In the course of his journey of self-discovery, Corey comes to realize the wisdom in his mentor's words. Unflinching and riveting, Never Go Home Again is a powerful, true-to-life story of redemption that no reader will soon forget
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Midwest
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Holmes, Shannon
Dewey number
813/.6
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fiction
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Read by Nicole Small
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  • Small, Nicole
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  • African American teenagers
  • Drug dealers
  • Prisoners
Target audience
adult
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Label
Never go home again: : a novel, Shannon Holmes, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11539079
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MWT11539079
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Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 44 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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MWT11539079
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Label
Never go home again: : a novel, Shannon Holmes, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11539079
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11539079
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 44 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11539079
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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