Books tagged: recidivism

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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.
Zaid: A Novel
Pre-release—available November 14, 2016. Price: $2.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Recently released from prison, Zaid vowed to start anew and end the cycle of violence that has plagued him, but after the life of a loved one is snatched from his grasps, he must fight his inner demons that drive him to seek a bloody revenge. Sworn to protect the child left in his custody, he must find a way to avenge his loved one's death without destroying a better future for his daughter
Zaid: An Urban Tale
Price: Free! Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Twenty-Five year old Zaid has just been released from prison and hopes to reunite with Amiah, the mother of his child. After a shocking event, Zaid's life is forever changed and he is faced with his most difficult challenge yet. Note: This is a short story of approximately 2,100 words or 10 pages.
The Victim Shall Benefit
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,030. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
This eBook address the issue of violent crime with a refreshing outlook. Realistic suggestions are given to address crime which has risen to alarming levels world-wide.
Fence Rows and The Price of Change
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Mr.D. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
"Fence Rows" and "The Price of Change" come from the writing collection, Essays & More Straight from the Pen, available in print and as an eBook. These essays captivate the readers attention to carry them through movie worthy events. "Fence Rows" first appeared in the ICONOCLAST magazine, as did "Fences." Inside of "The Price of Change," read about the event published by the ICONOCLAST,...
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.
Reform by Belt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,630. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Four in ten offenders return to prison within three years of their release despite a huge increase in reform spending. The annual cost of a prisoner in maximum security is $50,000. The USA spends $60 billion a year on corrections, yet recidivism remains high. Some States have plans for managing all but the worst violators. This story is about some of the serious violators.
Prodigal in the City: A Christian suspense novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,450. Language: American English. Published: July 16, 2013 by Dove Christian Publishers. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian, Fiction » Christian » Suspense
A page turning urban Christian suspense thriller. James Whitaker grew up in a Christian household, but fell into the temptation of teenage rebellion. After spending several years in prison, he returns home to Washington, D.C., yearning only to spend time with his devout, long-suffering mother. However, several harrowing events thwart his homecoming plans.
Temping for Martyrs Inc.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,500. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Having shown mathematically that punishment does not rehabilitate criminals but only love does ("Love thy enemies") America abolishes its prisons in favor of the U.S. Department of Forgiveness. But will it work on their toughest customer yet -- a vicious unrepentent child killer? It all depends on two temp "forgivers" lest the country again become "Big Sadist."