We Beat the Street

Three boys, who made a pact to stick together through the rough times in their impoverished Newark neighborhood, found the strength to work through their difficulties and complete high school, college, and medical school together.

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  • Author : Sampson Davis
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Pages : 194 pages
  • ISBN : 9780142406274
  • Rating : 4/5 from 9 reviews
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We Beat the Street

We Beat the Street
  • Author : Sampson Davis,George Jenkins,Rameck Hunt
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 30 November 2021
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Three boys, who made a pact to stick together through the rough times in their impoverished Newark neighborhood, found the strength to work through their difficulties and complete high school, college, and medical school together.

Tramp Art

Tramp Art
  • Author : Helaine W. Fendelman,Jonathan Brackett Taylor
  • Publisher : Stewart Tabori & Chang
  • Release : 30 November 1999
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The unusual and often stunning world of tramp art is revealed in an illustrated introduction to this unique art form, which was mostly created by itinerant artists and often exchanged for food during the Depression.

The Pact

The Pact
  • Author : Sampson Davis,George Jenkins,Rameck Hunt,Lisa Frazier Page
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 06 May 2003
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A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A remarkable story about the power of friendship. Chosen by Essence to be among the forty most influential African Americans, the three doctors grew up in the streets of Newark, facing city life’s temptations, pitfalls, even jail. But one day these three young men made a pact. They promised each other they would all become doctors, and stick it out together through the long, difficult journey to attaining that dream. Sampson Davis, George Jenkins,

Fire from the Rock

Fire from the Rock
  • Author : Sharon Draper
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 18 September 2008
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Sylvia is shocked and confused when she is asked to be one of the first black students to attend Central High School, which is scheduled to be integrated in the fall of 1957, whether people like it or not. Before Sylvia makes her final decision, smoldering racial tension in the town ignites into flame. When the smoke clears, she sees clearly that nothing is going to stop the change from coming. It is up to her generation to make it happen,

Laughing at Wall Street

Laughing at Wall Street
  • Author : Chris Camillo
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release : 08 November 2011
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$20,000 to $2 million in only three years— the greatest stock-picker you never heard of tells you how you can do it too Chris Camillo is not a stockbroker, financial analyst, or hedge fund manager. He is an ordinary person with a knack for identifying trends and discovering great investments hidden in everyday life. In early 2007, he invested $20,000 in the stock market, and in three years it grew to just over $2 million. With Laughing at Wall Street, you'll see: •How Facebook friends

A Man for All Markets

A Man for All Markets
  • Author : Edward O. Thorp
  • Publisher : Random House Trade Paperbacks
  • Release : 17 April 2018
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The incredible true story of the card-counting mathematics professor who taught the world how to beat the dealer and, as the first of the great quantitative investors, ushered in a revolution on Wall Street. A child of the Great Depression, legendary mathematician Edward O. Thorp invented card counting, proving the seemingly impossible: that you could beat the dealer at the blackjack table. As a result he launched a gambling renaissance. His remarkable success—and mathematically unassailable method—caused such an

Beating the Street

Beating the Street
  • Author : Peter Lynch
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 13 March 2012
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Legendary money manager Peter Lynch explains his own strategies for investing and offers advice for how to pick stocks and mutual funds to assemble a successful investment portfolio. Develop a Winning Investment Strategy—with Expert Advice from “The Nation’s #1 Money Manager.” Peter Lynch’s “invest in what you know” strategy has made him a household name with investors both big and small. An important key to investing, Lynch says, is to remember that stocks are not lottery tickets. There’

Fortune's Formula

Fortune's Formula
  • Author : William Poundstone
  • Publisher : Hill and Wang
  • Release : 01 June 2010
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In 1956, two Bell Labs scientists discovered the scientific formula for getting rich. One was mathematician Claude Shannon, neurotic father of our digital age, whose genius is ranked with Einstein's. The other was John L. Kelly Jr., a Texas-born, gun-toting physicist. Together they applied the science of information theory—the basis of computers and the Internet—to the problem of making as much money as possible, as fast as possible. Shannon and MIT mathematician Edward O. Thorp took the "Kelly formula"

The Book Thief

The Book Thief
  • Author : Markus Zusak
  • Publisher : Knopf Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 18 December 2007
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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • ONE OF TIME MAGAZINE’S 100 BEST YA BOOKS OF ALL TIME The extraordinary, beloved novel about the ability of books to feed the soul even in the darkest of times. When Death has a story to tell, you listen. It is 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier, and will become busier still. Liesel Meminger is a foster girl living outside of Munich, who scratches out a meager existence for

The Man Who Solved the Market

The Man Who Solved the Market
  • Author : Gregory Zuckerman
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 05 November 2019
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Shortlisted for the Financial Times/McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award The unbelievable story of a secretive mathematician who pioneered the era of the algorithm--and made $23 billion doing it. Jim Simons is the greatest money maker in modern financial history. No other investor--Warren Buffett, Peter Lynch, Ray Dalio, Steve Cohen, or George Soros--can touch his record. Since 1988, Renaissance's signature Medallion fund has generated average annual returns of 66 percent. The firm has earned profits of more

All American Boys

All American Boys
  • Author : Jason Reynolds,Brendan Kiely
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 29 September 2015
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When sixteen-year-old Rashad is mistakenly accused of stealing, classmate Quinn witnesses his brutal beating at the hands of a police officer who happens to be the older brother of his best friend. Told through Rashad and Quinn's alternating viewpoints.

The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby
  • Author : F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Publisher : Graphic Arts Books
  • Release : 27 April 2021
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The Great Gatsby (1925) is a novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald. Published at the height of Fitzgerald’s career as a leading writer of American fiction, The Great Gatsby was reviewed poorly by contemporary critics, but has since been recognized as a groundbreaking work for its vision of American decadence and decay. Adapted into several influential films and adored by generations of readers and writers, The Great Gatsby is not only Fitzgerald’s crowning achievement, but one of the finest novels

Ready For a Brand New Beat

Ready For a Brand New Beat
  • Author : Mark Kurlansky
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 11 July 2013
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Can a song change a nation? In 1964, Marvin Gaye, record producer William “Mickey” Stevenson, and Motown songwriter Ivy Jo Hunter wrote “Dancing in the Street.” The song was recorded at Motown’s Hitsville USA Studio by Martha and the Vandellas, with lead singer Martha Reeves arranging her own vocals. Released on July 31, the song was supposed to be an upbeat dance recording—a precursor to disco, and a song about the joyousness of dance. But events overtook it, and the

Living and Dying in Brick City

Living and Dying in Brick City
  • Author : Sampson Davis,Lisa Frazier Page
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 11 February 2014
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An urgent picture of medical care in our cities, written by an emergency room physician (and co-author of the New York Times bestseller The Pact) who grew up in the very neighborhood he is now serving “A pull-no-punches look at health care from a seldom-heard sector . . . Living and Dying isn’t a sky-is-falling chronicle. It’s a real, gutsy view of a city hospital.”—Essence In this book, Dr. Sampson Davis looks at the healthcare crisis in the inner city