Stanley James II" Is from the North Side of Long Beach , California former member of a Crip Organization and went by the name " BabyFace". Stanley has completely transitioned his life completely from serving time in and out of jail, throughout his entire teens. James decided to leave the drug game and solely commit to writing fictional novels professionally. James used his drug money to self fund his Craft, and invested into fully learning the business. As James continued to grow he met mentors and gained several relationships which put him in position to publish his first book, "The Bust" (Live by the gun die by the gun) which was joint published through "No Brakes" based out of Los Angeles In August 2017. During the Process of Getting his first novel James faced a few unfortunate events losing three best friends to murder. Since then James released his second novel "True 2 the Streets" with Keisha Williams In August 2018 selling over twenty-five thousand books worldwide. James Is currently In the works of shooting a short film based on his books and poetry. Stanley has sold over twenty-five thousands books worldwide. James Is also about to release his newest project "Escobar's Revenge" sometime In 2019. Stanley James II Is the Author of the streets soon to be International stay connected!!
His writings has been influenced deeply by Tupac Shakur, Donald Goines, Paul Laurence Dunbar, James Patterson, Bunchy Carter,Terry Wroten, Jaquavis Coleman, Shannon Holmes, Kwan Foye,Kwame Teague, Shakespeare and Silk White. Stanley has been part of the Northside Four Corner Bloc Crips. He is currently producing his short film The Bust. His writings is well recognized as the voice for the streets, for those who are unheard. Stay updated with the Black Hollywood Crip Author @authorstanleyjamesii