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A Child out of Desire
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Cheekie: A Child Out of the Desire is a tale of hope as it chronicles one boy's journey through the Desire Project, a violent community in the 9th Ward section of New Orleans where he was born and raised. Endorsed by the late Dr. Maya Angelou, Cheekie brings it all to life: the abuse and the love; the neglect and the nurturing and how one boy overcame violence and poverty to achieve great success.

Genre: Literary Fiction

Used availability for Clarence Nero's Cheekie

Hardback Editions

April 1998 : USA Hardback

Title: Cheekie: Child out of the Desire
Author(s): Clarence Nero
ISBN: 1-57178-063-7 / 978-1-57178-063-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Council Oak Books
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Paperback Editions

October 2015 : USA Paperback

Title: Cheekie: A Child Out Of The Desire
Author(s): Clarence Nero
ISBN: 1-5152-4218-8 / 978-1-5152-4218-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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Kindle Editions

October 2015 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: Cheekie
Author(s): Clarence Nero
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