Authors: Duck, Phillip Thomas
Synopsis: From zero to hero
What's cool at Eric Posey's high school? A player's swagger, a baller's style, and game enough to catch every girl. Unfortunately, Eric is seriously uncoolunlike his popular sister, Kenya, who sings like an angel. But forget the choir; Kenya wants the fabulous lifebad boys and fly girls.
A chance encounter with Fiasco, one of the hottest rappers around, gives Eric entr?into the world of the "Dirty Jersey" crew, where he's introduced to everyone and everything. Suddenly, Eric is cool and has access to anything he's ever wanted. Never mind that Fiasco isn't exactly a good guy so what? But so what has a price. And Fiasco has just named it: Kenya.
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