Bmf: The Rise and Fall of Big Meech and the Black Mafia Family

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Product Details

Price
$18.99  $17.47
Publisher
St. Martin's Griffin
Publish Date
Pages
320
Dimensions
5.57 X 8.23 X 0.92 inches | 0.64 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780312674151

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About the Author

Mara Shalhoup is a decorated journalist and editor-in-chief of Creative Loafing, the preeminent alternative newsweekly serving the South. She started her writing career as a crime reporter at the Macon Telegraph, and has gone on to earn such honors as a Clarion Award, two nominations for a Livingston Award, and recognition from the Atlanta Press Club as the city's Journalist of the Year. BMF is her first book. She lives with her husband in Atlanta.

Reviews

"With superb pacing and a thorough handle on her extensive cast, Shalhoup's true crime debut makes a highly addictive read." --Publisher's Weekly (Starred Review!)

"A first rate read." --On Wax Magazine

"An instant classic." --AllHipHop.com

"...deftly tracks the fortunes of multiple BMF associates and their pursuers in law enforcement... her journalistic chops convey two inescapable messages: The cocaine industry is bigger and more entrenched than most people suspect; and sooner or later, no matter how glamorous, everybody goes down." --Kirkus Reviews

"A wild ride rivaling anything you've seen in a Hollywood crime movie." --MOG.com

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