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2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 2.00 (15 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Jimi Izrael Narrator: Dion Graham Publisher: Buck 50 Productions Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date: May 2017 ISBN: 9781538464687
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Funny, in your face, and irreverent, The Denzel Principle is guaranteed to strike a chord—and most likely a nerve—with black women everywhere.

The Denzel Principle is the belief that the perfect man—the epitome of all the things women think Denzel Washington represents—exists off screen, and you get one for your very own without settling for less: the regular good man need not apply. “The Dizzle”, aka Mr. Perfect, is tough but vulnerable, accessible but not transparent, political but not radical, mannish but not macho, sexy but not solicitous, passionate but not hysterical, doting but not docile—and all these things on cue and in proper measure.

The Denzel Principle gives up-front advice to women on how to break this cycle, including “Ways to Attract Mr. Right” and “Ten Reasons to Love Ordinary Black Men.”

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Quotes & Awards

  • “Izrael discusses a serious topic with a frank, in-your-face manner and peppers his text with laugh-out-loud humor and a bit of irreverence. The results are worth considering for the self-help crowd.”

    Library Journal

Listener Opinions

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Tanya | 5/14/2012

    " Sort of funny, sort of sad. I like his voice and they way he writes but I can't say I agree with any if his theories. I'm glad I'm happily married to a good black man. "

  • 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 Shandra | 3/26/2010

    " Did not like the writing style, stopped after chapter 2. Maybe I will pick it up and read it again, one day. "

  • 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 Shandra | 3/20/2010

    " Did not like the writing style, stopped after chapter 2. Maybe I will pick it up and read it again, one day. "

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About the Author

Jimi Izrael is an award-winning reporter and culture-critic from Shaker Heights, Ohio, who currently moderates “The Barbershop” for National Public Radio's Tell Me More with Michel Martin, and blogs “The Hardline” for the Washington Post’s The Root.com. He earned a BA in communications from Cleveland State University and an MFA degree from Spalding University.

About the Narrator

Dion Graham, from HBO’s The Wire, also narrates The First 48 on A&E. Winner of dozens of Earphones Awards and the prestigious Audie Award for best narration, he has performed on Broadway, off Broadway, internationally, in films, and in several hit television series. His performances have been praised as thoughtful and compelling, vivid and full of life.