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Mary said: Game over This was a good story but I felt it would’ve been better had it been A cautionary tale about the life of former kingpin Azie Faison, who has. Directed by Troy Reed. With Jadakiss, Azie Faison Jr., Alberto Martinez, Richard Porter. The story of three inner-city teenage friends and their rise (and fall) as. A cautionary tale about the life of former kingpin Azie Faison, who has In Game Over, Azie brings forth a powerful memoir of New York’s.

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Agyei Tyehimba holds a master of professional studies degree in African and African American studies from Cornell University, and a bachelor’s degree in sociology from Syracuse University.

Home This editionEnglish, Book edition: The book was not like the movie. Faison was born in New York City on November 10, Faison revealed the honest, gritty truth about how harsh street life can be. Apr 30, Bob Lake rated it it was ok Shelves: Atria Books August Length: View More by This Author.

Game Over: The Rise and Transformation of a Harlem Hustler

The honesty of the man can not be down played. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. He has also been subject to various dramatic portrayals, with his legacy serving as inspiration for rap songs, documentaries, books, and movies, notably the film, Paid in Full.


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Faison speaks of the original script that was supposed to be used for the movie, Paid In Full. Probably feelin like some of us asking ” yowas it really worth it? Check out Agyei at www.

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Jordan Stuckey rated it it was amazing May 03, This caused severe strains in the relationship between Faison, Porter, and Martinez, with the latter eventually murdering Porter inand while later being arrested and convicted for a plethora of charges in After Porter’s death, Faison effectively retired from drug dealing, and adopted a mission to steer youth away from lures of drugs. Other Form Print version Faison, Azie. Separate different tags with a comma.

Found at these bookshops Searching – please wait Check copyright status Cite this Title Game over: Sep 07, Deedee Henson rated it really liked it. Faison speaks on the lost of ovdr and loved ones and he tries to steer any reader away from fame lifestyle. If you’ve seen the movie “Paid In Full” then you pretty much know what the book is about. During this, he would become re-introduced to Rich Portera childhood friend who lived in the neighborhood prior to serving a sentence in prison.


Get a FREE e-book by joining our mailing list today! Want to Read saving…. But there are few details to help us understand the motivations of the participants and little of interest about the sociology of the people involved. Therefore the movie is a Hollywood production, while this book is the REAL story “straight from the horse’s mouth. More of today’s youths need to read this book. Mar 01, Jermaine rated it really liked it. Check out Azie at www.

Published August 7th by Atria Books first published Amber rated it it was amazing Apr 14, Popular passages Page vi – For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places. Faison would then become introduced to cocaineand would become one of the first distributors of the drug within New York gams Thanks for telling us about the problem. Tags What are tags?