Don’t Knock ‘Em ‘Til You Read Them: Urban Lit Novelists And 14 Books That Rival Reality Drama

January 21, 2013  |  
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Al-Saadiq Banks

After being pushed by family and friends, he published his first novel in 2003. Now Al-Saadiq Banks is one of the most respected urban novelists to ever lay pen to paper. His “True 2 Life” stories delve deep into the street life, keeping readers entertained with back to back action and grit. From No Exit to Block Party to Back 2 Bizness, he writes tales that’ll put even gripping programs like The Wire to shame.

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