Books tagged: prison

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The Worst
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,590. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Myra Gregory’s main focus is to be a loving mother to her twin boys and provide the best life for her family. Insecure about her appearance, a relationship is the last thing on her agenda until her two best friends convince her to get back out in the dating scene.
Grant Writing: A Thorough Example
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » New business enterprises
This practical book explains how to write a grant proposal, through the use of a practice example simulating what a formal proposal would look like if NJ-STEP, a New Jersey organization, had submitted a proposal to the Sunshine Lady Foundation. Both are actual organizations and neither are promoting or affiliated with this work or Kendall Books in any way.
Strategies of Control
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,690. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Penology
This groundbreaking study of transitions and control in the California prison system has been extensively read, cited and quoted in unpublished form, and is finally available worldwide. A compelling part of the canon of studies in penology, criminology, sociology and organizational theory, STRATEGIES OF CONTROL's new edition adds a 2016 foreword by Howard S. Becker and afterword by Jonathan Simon.
The King And The Minister
Series: Be The One Percent. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 140. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other
A beautiful children's book about a story of a wise minister who has some important advice for the King. Will the King listen? Will the advice prevail? Suitable for preschool children to read on their own and/or for bedtime reading. Illustrations are made from original water-color paintings. Kids age 6-8 will also love this book.
Oh My Days
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,270. Language: British English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Leanne lives on a rough council estate with her mum and two sisters. Follow her on her journey experiencing the highs and lows of life for a young woman living in the ends. From falling in love with a criminal, to getting hooked on the raving scene, to suffering abuse, heartache and betrayal, she goes through a lot. Come with her and see life through her eyes in this gritty coming of age story.
Colt Lightning
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,110. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Western
Jay McGraw was lucky to be fast on his feet when he chose the outlaw life instead of the gallows. Falsely accused of murder, he busted out of prison and headed for the hills with the posse right behind. At the McPherson ranch, a kind cowboy hid him and Jay's escape was good—for the moment.
Four Times Over
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,280. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Ace Bentley takes us on a rollercoaster ride in two continents over a span of three decades. Her adventures and insights will transform not just the way you think – but the way you feel – about life. Race with Ace as she retraces the steps that trapped her within the confines of her drug addiction. When the labyrinth of struggles is too difficult to understand, what choices do we really have?
Charlie's Shoes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,800. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A man’s dying marriage pushes him to attempt a prison escape.
The Lava Miner
Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
In the short story of The Lava Miner, follow prisoner Finch as he desperately struggles to escape from the hellish prison planet Thermos, all while avoiding capture at the hands of the prison's nefarious warden.
The Feral Sentence - Part One
Price: Free! Words: 17,790. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The year is 2087, and the federal government has implemented a new sentence for criminal convictions—banishment to a remote island. When Lydia Brone is wrongly convicted of murder, she is sentenced to three years on Kormace Island. She must forget all she’s ever heard about life in prison and develop the necessary skills to survive in the wild and defend herself against savage enemies.