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Young, Black, And On Death Row
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,030. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A glimpse into the mind and motives of a murderer. This is a true story as dictated to Marsell Morris by the author, David Martin.
Journey to Another Door
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,220. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Being a mother is a life-long ambition for elementary schoolteacher Liz Waters. After years of living with a husband who hates children, she asks Ken to get her pregnant. Late on that fateful night, Ken drives her car recklessly and kills a man in the street. Ken disappears leaving her to face hit-and-run charges and 7 to 10 years in prison. Prison doors close on her career, and her life.
The New Jim Crow Study Guide and Call to Action
Price: Free! Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Drawing from and expanding on the themes of Michelle Alexander’s acclaimed best-seller, The New Jim Crow, this in-depth guide provides a launching pad for groups wishing to engage in deep, meaningful dialogue about race, racism, and structural inequality in the age of mass incarceration. The Study Guidespans the entirety of The New Jim Crow, engaging the critical questions raised in the book.
Building A Movement To End The New Jim Crow: An Organizing Guide
Price: Free! Words: 24,090. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Expanding on the call to action in Michelle Alexander's acclaimed best-seller, The New Jim Crow, this accessible organizing guide puts tools in your hands to help you and your group understand how to make meaningful, effective change. It's packed with stories and practical tips and techniques for building a group, pick an issue, and building campaigns to help bring down the New Jim Crow.
The Scapegoat
Series: The Asker Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 127,290. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Newlyweds Cedric and Doris Asker sail for New Zealand aboard the Elingamite. But they become separated when the ship sinks near the Three Kings Islands with the loss of many lives. The Askers strive to overcome tragedy, disaster, business failure, and a wrongful murder conviction.
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.