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It was quick and the story was good. But this is a situation where those six words could never be more true.

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A Piece of Cake A Memoir

If she never did anything else in life but write, the literary world would be so much richer. Later, a boyfriend teaches her how to freebase and introduces her to crack.

Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the talk page. In the blink an eye, her life was permanently altered and she knew it. For the people that have every reason to give up but do not.

Because I can not relate to this life style, I don't even know anyone with a drug problem, or even drinks to much, that after a while the story just become annoying. This book is an autobiography.

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All in all, this is a very compelling life story that deserves a better writer, so it can be told properly. Furthermore, except for when she does so purposely in dialogue or when transcribing her thoughts, Brown does not write grammatically incorrect sentence. Not something I ever wanna touch again with a ten foot pole. Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now. On the first page, I realised this book was unlike others of a similar genre.

It's a testament to how one can achieve and exceed their wildest dreams with the help of a sound support system and their relationship with their higher power. Knowing enough about addiction and recovery to know that this is an honest account only made it that much better for me. This is a great story, but even that can not make up for the horrible writing techniques. Cupcake Brown obviously went through a lot in her life, but it just seemed repetitive and her voice was almost praising what her lifestyle was like. When I met with my teenage client the other day, I was thinking about Cupcake's experiences.

Because I can not The book spent to much time taking me through every bad experience in her life. Are they really making a movie? She hits rock bottom when, in desperation, she steals crack from her drug dealer. District Court, Northern District of California.

Brown managed to actually me laugh out loud at several different parts and there were others that I just could not believed happened! Chances are, she never took an elective creative writing course, so what do you expect?

A Piece of Cake A Memoir

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One of the books chosen for The Reader's Den. Without these cookies, we won't know if you have any performance-related issues that we may be able to address. Every writer has a motive. For example, they let us know which features and sections are most popular. It's a testament to how one's life can be flipped upside down in a split second.

This book is good but very hard to read! Trivia About A Piece of Cake. Although doubt has been cast as to the veracity of events described in memoir, Brown maintains that the events in the book are real.

Please improve it by verifying the claims made and adding inline citations. Astonishingly, Cupcake turned her life around and this is her brutally frank, startlingly funny story. It is not quite successful and I could tell what the author was trying to do.

The book spent to much time taking me through every bad experience in her life. This is such an incredibly dark, gritty and yet stunningly beautiful story about one woman's journey through hell and back. And so many of the stories just feel like repetitions of previous stories, which is probably an accurate depiction of what life is like when you're an addict, but it's a slog to read through.

A Piece of Cake by Cupcake Brown

A Piece of Cake by Cupcake Brown

She tries to use street talk and then transform into more educated prose, but she doesn't do a very good job. Part of the problem is her grammar. Her gut-punch sense of humor and eye for the absurd, along with her outsized will, carry her through a fateful series of events that could easily have left her dead. She's a woman I'd like to meet in person.

All the telling and telling and telling instead of showing anything. About halfway through the book it became redundant. Half-dressed and half-dead, she finally realized she had to change her life or die on the streets - another trash-can addict, another sad statistic. It also sheds light on some pretty hard-hitting topics, e. Anyway, back to the reasons why I don't like A Piece of Cake.

Join Reader Rewards and earn your way to a free book! Find out more about OverDrive accounts. If you don't like rough language- this one will be tough. An exceptional story, to match an exceptional woman. Oh, did I mention she also has a talent for alliteration?

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Cupcake's story is amazing, dark, inspiring - but, more than that, it is full of personal detail and thought. Cupcake Brown survived all these things before she'd even turned twenty. Cupcake Brown is amazing in many ways, including as a writer. Brown comes across as untruthful she presents facts about things I just don't understand a person who lived in a drug and alcohol induced haze could possibly recall. Astonishingly, she turned it around.

American memoirs Memoirs about drugs Non-fiction books about American prostitution. Brown's story is definitely inspiring in more ways then one and is worth knowing about, whether it is through her books, one of her presentations, or some alternative biography. It is truly shocking how one girl can take so much abuse. Did you ever read Push or see the film it was called Precious? From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.