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Overture to Rain By Lawrence R. Heibel
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In a land where it only rains every 19 years, a lone prisoner sits in a stone prison at the bottom of a valley. Rain brings life to the land but will mean death for him. As the rain begins, another... More > prisoner is dropped into the cell next to him with too many questions and too much interest in him.< Less
Inside Out By Margaret Webb
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A professor of English and a prisoner-student in her classes at San Quentin share their experiences in the classroom and in the severe world of the prison. The book invokes sympathy without... More > sentimentality. It looks at prison squarely, omits none of its terrifying or disgusting aspects, yet insists on our humane engagement with the plight of the imprisoned and with the blatant defects of the system. A lot of it is funny. And almost all of it is fascinating in its factuality.< Less
Inside Out By Margaret Webb
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A professor of English and a prisoner-student in her classes at San Quentin share their experiences in the classroom and in the severe world of the prison. The book invokes sympathy without... More > sentimentality. It looks at prison squarely, omits none of its terrifying or disgusting aspects, yet insists on our humane engagement with the plight of the imprisoned and with the blatant defects of the system. A lot of it is funny. And almost all of it is fascinating in its factuality.< Less
ECHOES OF TRAPPED VOICES By Elena Filatova
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This 3rd Edition contains two new additions. Each of its 16 short stories is based on tales heard from convicts, during the authors visits to various Russian and Ukrainian prisons. Sales of this book... More > creates the resources needed for elenafilatova.com website. (site and bandwidth costs)< Less
Through the Wire By Alex Davis
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In the dull grey prison camp, Something good is finally happening. This book tell the story of two young friends who live in a rough prison camp.
Last POW Out By Larry Reeves
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Fiction - Hard back. Marine Lance Corporal Timothy Williams, a hillbilly boy from the hills of Eastern Kentucky, lived the horror of war as he saw his friends and fellow Marines being killed. He was... More > tired of the death he saw and he wanted no more of the killing he was forced to do. He wished for a way out of the agony. Through a turn of fate he was taken from the war only to spend years as a prisoner of war. He became the “Last POW Out” of Vietnam. Terry Davis, a computer engineer while working for the Marine Corps designing a new computer security system, came across information that brought an encounter between him and Tim Williams. Tommy Willard also served in Vietnam, the secrets he knew he swore to take to the grave with him. The mystery unravels as the reader learns what Terry Davis knows and the secrets Tommy Willard swore to keep. Intended for mature readers.< Less
Last POW Out By Larry Reeves
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Fiction - Hard back. Marine Lance Corporal Timothy Williams, a hillbilly boy from the hills of Eastern Kentucky, lived the horror of war as he saw his friends and fellow Marines being killed. He was... More > tired of the death he saw and he wanted no more of the killing he was forced to do. He wished for a way out of the agony. Through a turn of fate he was taken from the war only to spend years as a prisoner of war. He became the “Last POW Out” of Vietnam. Terry Davis, a computer engineer while working for the Marine Corps designing a new computer security system, came across information that brought an encounter between him and Tim Williams. Tommy Willard also served in Vietnam, the secrets he knew he swore to take to the grave with him. The mystery unravels as the reader learns what Terry Davis knows and the secrets Tommy Willard swore to keep. Intended for mature readers.< Less
Overture to Rain By Lawrence Heibel
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In a land where it only rains every 19 years, the rain brings new life. But for a lone prisoner in a stone prison at the bottom of a valley, the rains will bring his death. As the rains begin, a... More > new prisoner is dropped into the cell next to him with too many questions.< Less
Q's Historical Legacy - 6 - Tales of Ardevora I By N. P. Cooper
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This volume, the sixth in the series, contains Q’s retelling of the adventures of two St. Ives fishermen who were imprisoned by Napoleon for 10 years together with their diaries and an... More > introduction by, the Cornish fishing magnate, Sir Edward Hain who retraced their 1200 mile march on the eve of the outbreak of the First World War. The diaries also cast a fascinating light on now, almost, forgotten events such as the arrival in Cornwall of refugees from the Portuguese civil war, electoral scandals and bribery in Cornwall, storms and shipwrecks. Now surpassed in fame as a writer by his daughter's best friend, Daphne du Maurier, Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch was the pre-eminent Cornish writer of Victorian and Edwardian times and founder of the school of English Literature at Cambridge University. He is of particular interest since his fiction was very often based on factual events which have now passed from memory.< Less
Chance Does Not Exist By Richard Stanford
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CHANCE DOES NOT EXIST is a collection of short stories exploring the worlds of artists and thieves, prisoners and taxi drivers. We travel from Montréal 1947, to Québec City 1905, to... More > Boston 1947, Italy 1975, and back to Montreal 2005 as the diverse characters struggle to discover their identity while surrounded a world of hostile lies.< Less

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