By Henry Lin
Henry Lin spent so much of his precocious adolescence concerned with the overseas legal underworld. by means of the age of fourteen, he used to be concerned with a infamous San Francisco triad with hyperlinks to Hong Kong and mainland China, and by way of the age of eighteen, he had visible, and performed, greater than so much will in a life-time. not sure of himself and his position on the earth, he fought to outlive and earn appreciate from his friends. but if he discovered that his grandfather was once a high-ranking member of the chinese language mystery carrier, and was once some of the most robust and well-connected males in China until eventually his loss of life many years prior to, Henry stumbled on that he was once descended from one of those underworld aristocracy.
After being despatched to a sequence of reform faculties in an try to rehabilitate him, Henry was once ultimately incarcerated as a juvenile, and sentenced to 8 years in a single of the hardest prisons within the usa. It was once there that he discovered his inner compass have been pointing him within the improper course, and during a writing workshop referred to as The Beat inside, he discovered to channel his lost energies into writing, fighting his demons as he set out at the highway to redemption...
But no longer ahead of pulling off one final heist, an audacious, real-life Ocean's 11 with hundreds of thousands of bucks at stake and the cost of failure an extended reformatory time period… or a bullet within the head.
The 100-Pound Gangster
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