Rush has ratings and 24 reviews. Jerome said: A compulsive read based on true life experiences of Kim Wozencraft where a Catholic girl becomes an und. Kim Wozencraft meant to spend her life putting drug pushers behind several years before the success of her autobiographical novel Rush would take her far. Kim Wozencraft`s Rush seems to be the first middle-class white girl junkie novel for the “thirtysomething“ generation. It`s full of meaningful.
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Alonso Garza rated it it was amazing Mar 26, Don’t Blow My Cover The name remains the same This is a favorite of mine! The novel drags a little while Jim and Kristen split up and Kristen ponders her life, which she does until iim FBI comes around and asks her to think really hard.
From becomming friends with the people they were supposed to arrest, to getting hooked on some drugs themselves because the sellers won’t trust you if you don’t do it with themto getting shot at by someone who they had convicted in the past.
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I didn’t live the life in the book, just watched those around me do so. This is where I quit reading it. Erin rated it it was ok May 09, May 10, Jerome Peterson rated it really liked it.
They voted Democratic, regularly, even in the primaries. But it really didn’t offer any more detail than the movie and seemed to be missing an overall theme. Steve rated it liked it Feb 10, Now Kristen and Jim are married and working together undercover gathering evidence for the biggest bust in East Texas.
I was told this book is really to read,but I have not read it yet rjsh. They kept the lawn trimmed and paid their taxes.
Percodan, Preludin, Valium, Wozencrraft, Mexican Brown and that ubiquitous generic, methyl-benzoyl-ecognine — cocaine. Kristen and Jim are anti-drug professionals, but they do an awful lot of recreational dope, enough, it seems, to support a couple of pharmaceutical companies and several farming villages in Pakistan and Colombia.
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She already has done a couple lines of coke in her old room with her partner. The book is well qozencraft and the pace is fast, thrilling, and each page is printed with plenty of suspense. Like many drug tales, Rush slips occasionally into the melodramatic. How much of Kim Wozencraft’s work have you seen? She and Jim are charged with putting people in jail without due process of law.
A compulsive read based on true life experiences of Kim Wozencraft where a Catholic girl becomes an undercover narcotics cop and gets sucked into the life of a junkie. Kristen Cates, the undercover narc who is the uncertain heroine of Wozencraft’s book is, as her father puts it in the infamous phrase, “free, white and 21” when she takes her partner and lover home for Christmas.
May 12, Sheila Borton rated it it was amazing Shelves: I would have liked a little more background on the characters to understand what exactly got them into the positions they found themsel Kristen Cates is working as a waitress when she is talked into joining the police force. She and her partner’s exploits while employed by the Tyler, Texas Police Department are the inspiration behind her book, “Rush”.
Exciting foray into the dark underworld of a narcotics cop and the dangers, both internal and external, that threaten their very existence when they take this career path. Jan 16, SouthWestZippy rated it really liked it Shelves: But it is a pretty good read, as they say, and at least you will learn how to do heroin, a recipe for meth, how to beat a lie detector and one version of the source of Steely Dan’s wozenctaft. Feb 25, Harrison rated it really liked it.
Filmography by Job Trailers and Videos. Characters are both likable and hate-able. How Much Have You Seen? Her screen adaptation of her critically acclaimed novel, Notes from the Country Club, is currently wozencrzft pre-production. Everybody they arrested goes free. I love that the main character is a strong young woman, with none of the stereotypical traits.
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Want to Read saving…. Oct 20, justablondemoment rated it liked it Shelves: Rush by Kim Wozencraft Goodreads Author. Pretty good read and insight into what probably really happens.