NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The center-wrenching, uplifting story a couple of lady named Cupcake
“[Cupcake] Brown’s confessional . . . memoir is one you’ll’t simply positioned down. Her lifestyles is little short of a miracle.”—Chicago Solar-Times
There are cabinets of memoirs approximately overcoming the demise of a determine, early life abuse, rape, drug dependancy, miscarriage, alcoholism, hustling, gangbanging, close to-demise accidents, drug dealing, prostitution, and homelessness.
Cupcake Brown survived these kind of issues earlier than she’d even became twenty.
And that’s whilst issues were given attention-grabbing. . .
Orphaned by means of the demise of her mom and left within the palms of a sadistic foster determine, younger Cupcake Brown realized to continue to exist by means of turning methods, downing laborious liquor, and consuming each and every drug she may just to find at the same time as hitchhiking up and down the California coast. She stumbled into gangbanging, drug dealing, hustling, prostitution, robbery, and, ultimately, the most productive rip-off of all: a chain of nine-to-five jobs.
A Piece of Cake is not like any memoir you’ll ever learn. Shifting in its frankness, that is essentially the most enjoyable, startlingly humorous, and in reality affecting excursion thru hell you’ll ever take.
Praise for A Piece of Cake
“[Brown] displays now with perception and honesty on her studies. . . . A fascinating account . . . of a outstanding lifestyles full of ache and knowledge, desire and redemption.”—San Fracisco Chronicle
“Dazzles you with the fantastic modification that may be conceivable in a single lifetime.”—Washington Submit