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Black Girl Lost has ratings and reviews. Rakisha said: Gripping tale of neglected young girl struggling to survive. Her mother, a raging alcoho. For a black girl lost, murder was always in the cards “Goines’s narratives offer a painfully vivid account of the black underworld, where Cadillacs, crooked cops . But when Chink gets caught, Sandra commits the ultimate act of love to keep her man out of jail. For a black girl lost, murder was always in the cards ” — P. [4] of.

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It was a story about the son of a prostitute who becomes a Donnald ghetto pimp. This time Goines wrote his semi-autobiographical novel Whoreson, which appeared in His seven prison sentences totaled 6.

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Trivia About Black Girl Lost. So you know this lost black girl will have a bad end before you ever crack the spine.

This book was decent. The identity of the killers remained unknown, but there were reports of “two white men”.

Almost since the day she was born, Sandra had to fend for herself on the streets of Aug 25, Brian Sims rated it gil was amazing.

Even though, Nlack know the streets will gobble you up whole then pluck you from its teeth, it doesn’t stop me from wanting to save all the girls and all the boys. Goines was released inafter which he wrote 16 novels with Holloway House, Iceberg Slim’s publisher.


Clark] Kenyatta’s Escape [as Al C. The Story of a Black Junkie and Whoreson: Between andhe published sixteen novels, which are now recognized as almost unbearably authentic portraits of the roughest aspects of the black experience. Lists with This Book. This story follows a girl named Sundra starting at the age of 8.

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This page was last edited on 28 Decemberat I’m not a fan of urban fiction, but this gorl was gritty and decent. This was a good book, young couple in love trying to make it through all obstacles. I donalc I read Donald Goines as a teen but have no memory whatsoever of anything I read by him.

Aug 17, kisha rated it it was amazing Shelves: In some books, it is sooo over done it seems corny.

Black Girl Lost

But when Chink gets caught, Sandra commits the ultimate act of love to keep her man out of jail. All of his books are basically the same and thats what I dont like. Following his service, he entered into a life of drug addiction and crime.

Gripping tale of neglected young girl struggling to survive. Will definitely have to read more from this author. I would read more Goines for my urban tale fix, rather than some of the more modern writers. The story drew me in and kept my interest gkrl the end.


My glines Help Advanced Book Search. During this period he got hooked on heroin. Refresh and try again. Sundra always have to fend for herself. Black Girl Lost is an urban fiction novel by Donald Goines that was published in Sensational, yes, but also insightful.

It is dark and violent and has multiple triggers. I seriously felt like I was in the story with the characters. Dec 26, Monica rated it really liked it Shelves: Jul 22, Toni rated it it was amazing.

You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. Aug 19, Sherreka Burton rated it really liked it Shelves: Donald Goines was a career criminal and addict who took up writing during one of his seven prison sentences. During this p Donald Goines was born in Detroit to a relatively comfortable family – his parents owned a local dry cleaner, and he did not have problems with the law yirl drugs. This book helped me understand why it is that people get involved in the things they do.


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