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D Watkins: "The Cook Up: A Crack Rock Memoir"


D. Watkins’ is rooted in East Baltimore. His compelling writing style has earned him a toehold among young black writers commanding national attention. Watkins’ latest book, "The Cook Up: A Crack Rock Memoir," takes us deep inside Baltimore’s drug trade and offers a rare glimpse into what it takes to escape that world. 

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