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K’wan is the #1 bestselling author of Welfare Wifeys, Section 8, Gutter, Still Hood, Hood Rat, Eve, Hoodlum, Street Dreams, Gangsta, Road Dawgz, and now Animal. In 2011 K’wan won the African American Literary Award for Welfare Wifeys, and he has also been featured in Time, King, The New York Press, and on MTV and BET. K’wan currently resides in New Jersey where he is working on his next novel.
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Author Revealed

Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?

A. Research is key

Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?

A. I'm blessed

Q. What was/is your favorite job?

A. Loading Dock/Sales floor at Toys R Us

Q. Name of your favorite composer or music artist?

A. Jim Morrison

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June 09, 2014

I love being a writer!

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