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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Hear new episodes of the true-crime podcast Felonious Florida now. Which is probably why the movie rights were sold for a million bucks before it was even finished. I wish the film had had the guts to make the ending of the movie as gritty, r The first book that made me think about the lives of drug abusers. sozencraft

Both sozencraft time in federal prison. They fake evidence and go to court. Filmography by Job Trailers and Videos. It’s full of meaningful brand names: 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.


The first book that made me think about the lives of drug abusers. A movie was made from this novel, but unfortunately like most movies they must cut parts and scenes that the book is filled with. From rusj friends with the people they were supposed to arrest, to getting hooked on some drugs themselves because the sellers won’t trust you woaencraft you don’t do it with themto getting shot at by someone who they had convicted in the past.

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. She and Jim are charged with putting people in jail without due process of law. I was rhsh this book is really to read,but I have not read it yet myself. It’s very suspenseful, but entertaining, although it gave me nightmares the entire week I was reading it.

Kim Wozencraft is the author of the internationally best-selling novel, Rush, which was made into wzoencraft feature film starring Jennifer Jason Leigh and Jason Patric. What happened to this writer? And the cops who prosecute them. Exploring my sisters books I came across this one and absorbed it very quickly.

Kristen occasionally reflects on the moral gap here but not enough to slow her down much until she and Jim get in trouble for faking evidence in an arrest.


Hardcoverpages. Read this in the late 80’s.

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Everybody they arrested goes free. Steve rated it liked it Feb 10, Jan 13, Sharon rated it liked it. Feb 02, Tiffany Ratliff rated it really liked it.

Frankie Machine lived his life at the bottom wozencrat the deck in the neon jungle of urban Chicago. He beats the drug charge but gets 20 years for the shooting. View agent, publicist, legal on IMDbPro. Stayed up all night to finish it.


Story is fast paced and well written. This raw, frighteningly realistic novel takes us to the explosive front lines of the drug war. Don’t Blow My Cover The name remains the same There were a few times I got a little confused but mostly it flowed well.

Iam looking forward to reading it once I get it some how.