Cedric The Entertainer is a name synonymous with laughter and entertainment. From hosting game shows to acting in movies and TV shows, he’s always made us laugh. But did you know that he’s also an author? The funnyman has recently released his first novel, ‘Flipping Boxcars,’ which has received rave reviews from both critics and readers alike.
‘Flipping Boxcars’ takes us back in time to the Depression-era and World War II era. The novel is about a close-knit black family and their community struggling to get by during these challenging times. The family and the community are doing whatever it takes to survive, including engaging in a life of crime.
The protagonist of the story is Bobby, a hustler who is trying to make a quick buck by flipping boxcars filled with groceries. But things quickly go awry when he accidentally steals a shipment of guns. It’s up to Bobby and his family to navigate the dangerous world of bootleggers and gangsters while trying to stay alive.
Cedric The Entertainer’s ‘Flipping Boxcars’ is a must-read for anyone who loves crime capers, historical fiction, or stories about family and community. The book is engaging, entertaining, and thought-provoking, with themes that resonate long after you finish reading. It’s an excellent debut novel from one of the original Kings of Comedy, and we can’t wait to see what Cedric The Entertainer has in store for us next.