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Monster: The Autobiography of an L.A. Gang Member by Sanyika Shakur
Monster: The Autobiography of an L.A. Gang Member

geraldine1051, March 10, 2009

I am white, and I've never been to LA, let alone South Central LA. I felt like I was reading about people on an alien planet. It is easy to see why the gang culture is perpetuated. Sanyika is a good writer, and while I certainly cannot relate to him as a gangbanger, I do see him as another human being, doing the best he can in this crazy world. I hope you will read this book!
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