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In Tents: Spending My Summer in Arizona's Tent City Jail
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
A Trip Report of my stay at Arizona's "Tent City" Jail. The pages go over the jail house politics, race, fights, gangs, the Detention Officer's and my general thoughts on the jail. I was a skinny, white 130 pound college student, getting busted for DUI in Arizona when I was sentenced to 55 days in the Tents. It was no cake walk.
Imprisonment
You set the price! Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
In this heartfelt volume, author and poet Kevin Potter lays bare his heart and soul (in sorrow, rage, and sometimes joy) in this collection of 49 poems written between 2006 and 2014. Largely themed by his experiences during a tumultuous and traumatic time of his life, they are centered around the themes of love, loss, retribution, and the power (and denial) of fate.
Never Too Late
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,390. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Amber Portwood is famous for her shocking behavior on the MTV reality shows 16 & Pregnant and Teen Mom. But the wild outbursts, drug abuse, suicide attempts and jail stints are only part of the story. Never Too Late is a brutally honest account of how the sarcastic teen from Indiana nearly lost everything to depression and addiction, and found herself just in time to change her life.
Surviving The Slammer: Learning the Ropes
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,570. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Are you, a family member, or a friend on their way to jail or prison? Do you know what to expect? Do you know the rules? Do you know how to prepare yourself for what goes on behind prison walls? This book is a manual for those entering jails and prisons. It is a guidebook to help people understand the processes of jail and prison and hopefully make doing time easier.
She Hunts Down the Worst of the Worst Offenders Vol 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Horror » Crime
A lot can happen in 5 years. They made the slave quarters bigger, which consists of about 20 small tents, a well, a porta potty, no electricity, and no luxuries of life. Surrounding the quarters is a barbed wired, electric fence, with a 10 foot privacy fence, so nobody can see in or out. When Herb brings in a man, he is sedated, and immediately tied to a chair.
This Is Why I Cry
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,370. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Jonah Wolfe. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"This Is Why I Cry" is my personal memoir of my struggles going up as a victim of childhood sexual abuse and how it impacted my adult life. I am honest and open about what happened to me and what I did to others. This is a no holds barred look at the life of a convicted sex offender and the path that got me there. This is also the story of what path I am on now.
The Carl Stanxton Murders
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,840. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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Bad boy Carl Stanxton, blue collar wanna-be : but born into the decadent world of the wealthy, super rich, hates money and has been in and out of jail , scoffing at the law to prove it. But…is he the East Boy serial killer of the fifty-five, poor, destitute children?
Full Employment in America
Series: 2nd Civil War. Price: Free! Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Sociology
A radical proposal to end unemployment and repair our economy.
Christmas Eve in Jail
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Web of Life Solutions. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Urban
Cal was in prison, again, at Christmas time but he's not without hope. A short story to warm the heart for the holidays.
The Imperfect Parent Collection
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 22,680. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
All of these titles are books relating to stories that will hopefully make you think about how we constantly push ourselves to be the best parent that we can be. Some of us try so hard to emulate our own parents and then others try just as hard to give our children the life that we never had. Read some of those stories of parents, who may not have been so perfect, but wanted to be.