TheNew York TimesBestsellerFROM PIECE S TO WEIGHT Once upon a time in Southside Queens This violent and introspective memoir reveals not only 50 Cent's story but also the story of a generation of youth faced with hard choices and very few options. It is a tale of sacrifice, transformation,, and redemption, but also one of hope, determination, and the power of self. Told in 50's unique voice, the narrative drips with the raw insight, street wisdom, and his struggle to survive at all costs -- and behold the riches of the American Dream.50 Centshas sold over 20 million records worldwide. his record-breaking debut albumGet Rich or Die Tryin'has sold over 12 million units worldwide, with the largest debut in SoundScan history while his sophomore efort,The Massacre, has sold over 5 million copies in its first yar of release. He is the first artist to have four songs in theh top ten ofBillboard's Hot 100 since the Beatles in 1964.Ex, Kris is the author of 'From Pieces to Weight Once upon a Time in Southside Queens', published 2006 under ISBN 9780743488044 and ISBN 0743488040.