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Policy Alternatives for Reducing Prison Recidivism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Prisoner re-entry and recidivism is examined in this case study to determine why inmates continue to victimize communities, and the best practices to stop them.
The Ten Prison Commandments
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management
This publication helps first time offenders prepare for prison. It outlines the ten primary causes of violence that occurs in prison and helps individuals avoid being a victim of prison violence. This publication also serves as a deterrent for anyone that might be engaging in deviant behaviors that might lead them to prison. The book is for ages 12 and up.
The Lunar Sphere Prison
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,430. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Abraham Watsen loves space. This love took him from awkward beginnings to the realization of working for NASA. However, the pursuit of his dream to be a part of a manned mission to Mars is disrupted when a beloved uncle is killed and his father irreparably wounded by a Neo Nazi madman who is hunting scientists. Determined to protect his father, Abe finds a way to put this madman away for good.
Ice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,880. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014 by Less Than Three Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Koby is a graduate student specializing in the cohabitation of dead and living cells in a single body, a course of study that requires he spend two years working in the labs at the parium mines in Antarctica, where he will assist in experiments conducted on the vampire prisoners kept there. Expecting little more than a tedious assignment, Koby finds instead...
What's Wrong With You! (What You, Your Children, and Our Students Need To Know About My 15 Year Imprisonment From Age 20 to 35)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,170. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
“….prison is not the trembling, “What’s that noise; somebody’s going to hurt me” fear. It’s the fear of being kept, treated, and controlled like an animal. It’s the fear of losing your human dignity.” It is a must that young people understand this. It must register in their minds that in prison are men in their 50's still serving time for something stupid that they were convicted of as teens.
A Test of Times
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 21,200. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014 by Charisma Business Solutions. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A Test of Times, written by Antoinette Ratliff, is a personal and intimate story of despair, defeat, and demise; yet success and victory triumphs as Antoinette is taken from near-death to thriving! Learn how she was able to successfully overcome slander, a rocky marriage, death, and even cancer.
Walls Go Up, Walls Come Down
Price: $1.91 USD. Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
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Part of my life in the 80's, where I lost my way, then found myself again after isolation, drugs, prison, contractual work for the NSA, then my path back to myself
Twisted Conclusions - Three Short Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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Three short and dark stories with unexpected and twisted endings. Each Protagonist gets exactly what they have coming, but do they see it coming.? A lawless poacher who ignores the warnings of the mythological raven. A sadistic warden who abuses his female prisoners and closes his eyes at the wrong time. A priest reads a letter and has to make a moral decision about a murder-suicide.
Caryl Chessman: Red Light Bandit?
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal History, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Caryl Chessman was executed in the gas chamber at San Quentin in 1960. Convicted of kidnappings, his case dragged on for more than 12 years. During this time Chessman wrote 4 successful books, which were autobiographical in genre. My book looks at his paternal ancestry and the kidnappings for which he was sentenced to die. There is new information about his family and the red light bandit victims.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 125, Number 5 - March 2012
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,470. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice, Nonfiction » Social Science » Penology
Articles in Harvard Law Review's Mar. '12 issue are by Jody Freeman & Jim Rossi, on the coordination of administrative agencies when they share regulatory space; & James Whitman, reviewing Bernard Harcourt's book on the illusion of free market as to prisons. Student contributions explore antitrust law and business deception; the failed Google Books settlement; mergers; materiality; & other topics.