The Cocaine Chronicles (Paperback)

By Jervey Tervalon (Editor), Gary Phillips (Editor)

Akashic Books, 9781888451757, 250pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2005

List Price: 14.95*
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The best fiction anthology of all-new cocaine-themed stories to blow through in years.

About the Author

JERVEY TERVALON is the author of All the Trouble You Need, Understand This (winner of the 1994 New Voices Award from the Quality Paperback Book Club), and the Los Angeles Times bestseller Dead Above Ground. In 2001, he received the PEN Oakland/Josephine Miles National Literacy Award for Excellence in Multicultural Literature. He lives in Altadena, California, with his wife and two daughters. Gary Phillips is the author of several crime-fiction novels, including "Bangers" and "The Perpetrators." He writes in several other mediums -- from screenplays to comic books -- and remembers vividly the days of disco and the fever that coke, then crack, unleashed.