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Daddy Cool by Donald Goines

Daddy Cool

by Donald Goines

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Daddy Cool was not one of my favorites from the Goines collection, but I still would recommend reading it. ( )
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0393316645, Paperback)

"[Donald] Goines's novels have sold millions of copies in the inner cities (rappers are big fans). Originally published in 1974, this high-profile paperback reprint takes him mainstream. It's about time." --Suzanne Rura, Entertainment Weekly

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Goines, a career criminal and addict who took up writing during one of his seven prison sentences, has never been more hard-boiled that he is in this almost Shakespearean revenge fantasy about a hit man whose icy heart melts when his beloved daughter is lured astray by a smooth-talking pimp.… (more)

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