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The Prison Book Club
  • Author : Ann Walmsley
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2015-09-22

A daring journalist goes behind bars to explore the redemptive power of books with bikers, bank robbers, and gunmen An attack in London left Ann Walmsley unable to walk alone down the street, and shook her belief in the fundamental goodness of people. A few years later, when a friend

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The Prison Book Club
  • Author : Ann Walmsley
  • Publisher : Penguin Canada
  • Release Date : 2016-11-01

A daring journalist goes behind bars to explore the redemptive power of books with bikers, bank robbers, and gunmen. An attack in London left Ann Walmsley unable to walk alone down the street, and shook her belief in the fundamental goodness of people. A few years later, when a friend

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The Sun Does Shine
  • Author : Anthony Ray Hinton,Lara Love Hardin
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release Date : 2018-03-27

Oprah's Book Club Summer 2018 Selection The Instant New York Times Bestseller A powerful, revealing story of hope, love, justice, and the power of reading by a man who spent thirty years on death row for a crime he didn't commit. “An amazing and heartwarming story, it restores our faith in

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American Prison
  • Author : Shane Bauer
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2018-09-18

An enraging, necessary look at the private prison system, and a convincing clarion call for prison reform.” —NPR.org New York Times Book Review 10 Best Books of 2018 * One of President Barack Obama’s favorite books of 2018 * Winner of the 2019 J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize * Winner of the Helen Bernstein Book

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The Maximum Security Book Club
  • Author : Mikita Brottman
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2016-06-07

A riveting account of the two years literary scholar Mikita Brottman spent reading literature with criminals in a maximum-security men’s prison outside Baltimore, and what she learned from them—Orange Is the New Black meets Reading Lolita in Tehran. On sabbatical from teaching literature to undergraduates, and wanting to

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Innocence on Trial
  • Author : Joan McEwen
  • Publisher : Heritage House Publishing Co
  • Release Date : 2014-09-27

In early-1980s Vancouver, Ivan Henry was an ex-convict still adjusting to civilian life when he was detained on a break-and-enter charge. A short time later he found himself on trial for ten charges of sexual assault—crimes he vehemently denied committing. Henry spent twenty-seven years in prison before a 2010

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The Boy in the Moon
  • Author : Ian Brown
  • Publisher : Scribe Publications
  • Release Date : 2010

Walker Brown was born with a genetic mutation so rare that doctors call it an orphan syndrome: perhaps 300 people around the world also live with it. Walker turns twelve in 2008, but he weighs only 54 pounds, is still in diapers, can't speak and needs to wear special cuffs on his arms

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The Prison Doctor
  • Author : Dr Amanda Brown
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Release Date : 2019-06-13

‘Extraordinary’ Daily Mail As seen on BBC Breakfast Horrifying, heartbreaking and eye-opening, these are the stories, the patients and the cases that have characterised a career spent being a doctor behind bars.

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That Night
  • Author : Chevy Stevens
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release Date : 2014-06-17

As a teenager, Toni Murphy had a life full of typical adolescent complications: a boyfriend she adored, a younger sister she couldn't relate to, a strained relationship with her parents, and classmates who seemed hell-bent on making her life miserable. Things weren't easy, but Toni could never have predicted how

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The Second Chance Club
  • Author : Jason Hardy
  • Publisher : Simon & Schuster
  • Release Date : 2021-02-16

A former parole officer shines a bright light on a huge yet hidden part of our justice system through the intertwining stories of seven parolees striving to survive the chaos that awaits them after prison in this illuminating and dramatic book. Prompted by a dead-end retail job and a vague

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The Prisoner s Wife
  • Author : Susan Page Davis
  • Publisher : Barbour Books
  • Release Date : 2013-03-01

Lucy lost Jack years ago. Jack Hunter's father was a drunk and a criminal, and Lucy Hamblin's father believed the apple lay near the tree. When her father forbade their love, Lucy buried her heart out of obedience, but she never stopped loving Jack. On a strange evening four years

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The Library Book
  • Author : Susan Orlean
  • Publisher : Simon & Schuster
  • Release Date : 2019-10-01

Susan Orlean’s bestseller and New York Times Notable Book is “a sheer delight…as rich in insight and as varied as the treasures contained on the shelves in any local library” (USA TODAY)—a dazzling love letter to a beloved institution and an investigation into one of its greatest

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Are Prisons Obsolete
  • Author : Angela Y. Davis
  • Publisher : Seven Stories Press
  • Release Date : 2011-01-04

With her characteristic brilliance, grace and radical audacity, Angela Y. Davis has put the case for the latest abolition movement in American life: the abolition of the prison. As she quite correctly notes, American life is replete with abolition movements, and when they were engaged in these struggles, their chances

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Fallen Angels Book Club
  • Author : R. Franklin James
  • Publisher : Epicenter Press
  • Release Date : 2013-05-01

The Fallen Angels Book Club has only two requirements: the members must love books and have a white-collar criminal record. Hollis Morgan fits the bill. Left holding the bag in an insurance fraud scheme concocted by her now ex-husband, she served her time and is trying to rebuild her life.

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Prisoner B 3087
  • Author : Alan Gratz,Ruth Gruener,Jack Gruener
  • Publisher : Scholastic Inc.
  • Release Date : 2013-03-01

10 concentration camps. 10 different places where you are starved, tortured, and worked mercilessly. It's something no one could imagine surviving. But it is what Yanek Gruener has to face. As a Jewish boy in 1930s Poland, Yanek is at the mercy of the Nazis who have taken over. Everything he has,

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