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By Tracy Brown

Jada left domestic on the age of 16, working from her personal demons and the horrors of actual abuse inflicted by way of her mother's boyfriend. She partied demanding, and lifestyles appeared strong whilst she used to be with Born, the local kingpin whose identify used to be synonymous with cash, energy, and recognize. yet all his love could not shop her from a crack habit. Jada is going from crack addict and prostitute to survivor and again back sooner than she reveals the power to dwell for herself and are available out on best. And her stormy romance with one of many fiercest hustlers at the streets makes White traces one of the main unforgettable city loves tales of the year.

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