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Dopefiend

Author: Donald Goines
Publisher: New York : Kensington Pub. Corp., [2011], ©1971.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Teddy finally got the girl of his dreams. Together, Teddy and Terry filled people with admiration wherever they went. Young, gifted, and black, the future was theirs for the taking. But Teddy had a small little addiction. Then Terry had a taste. Then life took a wrong turn into the darkest, vilest back alleys. Drawing from years of his own addiction to heroin, Goines holds nothing back in this graphic, unflinching  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Urban fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Goines
ISBN: 9780758273192 0758273193
OCLC Number: 761399610
Notes: "Holloway House classics."
Originally published in 1971.
Includes excerpts from author's Whoreson: (p. [307]-311) and De'Nesha Diamond's Street divas (p. [317]-327).
Description: 327 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Dope fiend
Responsibility: Donald Goines.

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"Teddy finally got the girl of his dreams. Together, Teddy and Terry filled people with admiration wherever they went. Young, gifted, and black, the future was theirs for the taking. But Teddy had a small little addiction. Then Terry had a taste. Then life took a wrong turn into the darkest, vilest back alleys. Drawing from years of his own addiction to heroin, Goines holds nothing back in this graphic, unflinching tale of lives destroyed by drugs"--Page 4 of cover.
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