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Author Moore, Wes, 1978-

Title Discovering Wes Moore [Axis 360 electronic resource] / Wes Moore.

Edition Unabridged.
Imprint New York : Listening Library, 2013.
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Description 1 online resource (1 sound file (04 hr., 01 min., 21 sec.)) : digital.
Playing Time 040121
Performer Read by the author.
Audience 7-12.
Summary Through the telling of events from his own life, Wes Moore (author of the bestselling adult title The Other Wes Moore) explores the issues that separate success and failure. He also counterpoints his story with another man, someone who shared the same name, was almost the same age, grew up fatherless in a similar Baltimore neighborhood, but is serving a life sentence for murder. Compelled to write to the other Wes, the author was surprised to receive a reply...
Contents For keeps -- Courtside in the Bronx -- The Chameleon -- Kid Kupid's Last strike -- Rookie -- Refuge -- Airborne -- History calling -- Watende -- The other Wes Moore -- Prodigal's return.
Subject Moore, Wes, 1978- -- Childhood and youth.
Moore, Wes, 1975- -- Childhood and youth.
African American men -- Biography. -- Sound recordings.
Youth -- Conduct of life. -- Sound recordings.
African Americans -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Social conditions -- 20th century. -- Sound recordings.
African Americans -- Social conditions -- 20th century. -- Sound recordings.
Criminals -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Biography. -- Sound recordings.
Soldiers -- United States -- Biography. -- Sound recordings.
Bronx (New York, N.Y.) -- Biography.
Baltimore (Md.) -- Biography.
Genre Audiobooks.
Downloadable audio books.
Added Author Baker & Taylor Axis 360
Other Form: Source record: Moore, Wes, 1978- Discovering Wes Moore. New York : Random House/Listening Library, p2013 9780804121934 (OCoLC)830315573
ISBN 9780804121941 (electronic audio bk.)
080412194X (electronic audio bk.)
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