Young God by Katherine Faw Morris ...
Fast, razor-sharp, and brutally beautiful, Young God is the best
kick to the head you’ll ever get. It is the story of Nikki, a young
North Carolina girl who attempts to get into the family drug trade after
the death of her mother. Morris's stripped-down, just-the-essentials prose renders this gritty tale into
something like poetry — the kind that leaves you gasping and holding on
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