These are stories, books and eBooks written by prison inmates, ex-prisoners, prison loved ones and advocates. Some are raw and gritty. Others are deep and emotional. There also some with informative content about the prison system, prison life and being a loved one on the outside.

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Report Suggests American Prisoners Read These 5 Books the Most

Whether you know it or not, many prison inmates love reading books. Some books are approved for reading by prison authorities, and others are not allowed into the facilities because of their content. The most common books allowed help inmates cope with prison life or empower them for release back into the society. Some prisons […]

Tablets in prison
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Allen County Jail Prisoners & Their Loved Ones Using Tablets for Communication

Allen County Jail inmates have been using secure computer tablets for communication and other activities, the sheriff’s department announced Friday. The jail currently has more than 700 inmates with tablets assigned to them. Each inmate receives a tablet upon intake to the jail, with some exceptions made. A statement from the sheriff’s department said: “All of […]

Reading Together: GTL now offers a prison book service for inmates and their loved ones called JPlay.
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Free Prison Book Service, JPlay Helps Prisoners Escape & Connect with Loved Ones

Recently, PRWeb reported on an announcement made by IMT Globalet LLC. It announced the release of its new JPlay, a free prison book service. This company is known to inmates and prison loved ones as simply Global Tel Link or GTL for short. JPlay Prison Ebook Service: About Global Tel Link AKA GTL Global Tel Link is an inmate calling […]

The Martin Sheen production Hard Evidence: O.J. Is Innocent reveals O.J. son, Jason Simpson, as the true killer of Nicole Brown-Simpson and Ron Goldman.
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Famous Prisoners: O.J. Is Innocent and I Can Prove It

Famous Prisoners Series – Who really murdered Nicole Brown-Simpson and Ronald Goldman on the fateful night of June 12, 1994? Well, according to ex-LAPD cop and old friend of O.J. Simpson, Ron Shipp, The Juice is the true killer. But, according to Texas private investigator, William C. Dear: “O.J. Is Innocent and I Can Prove […]

Destiny - Step into Your Purpose by T.D. Jakes
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Destiny: Step into Your Purpose by T.D. Jakes

The following was shared with me by my cousin, Dajuan First-Class, an inmate in a CDCR institution. It’s an excerpt from the T.D. Jakes book entitled Destiny: Step into Your Purpose: These same words, “ne plus ultra“, also have been stamped on the minds of many men and women who have great potential but who […]

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My Published eBooks

1. Granny’s Child – Parts 1 & 2 by Renee Patterson and Kiesha Joseph (Kindle Edition – Aug 2, 2011) – Kindle eBook Buy: $3.98 Auto-delivered wirelessly 2. Granny’s Child by Renee Patterson and Kiesha Joseph (Kindle Edition – Aug 2, 2011) – Kindle eBook Buy: $0.99 Auto-delivered wirelessly 3. Be the Change You Want To See in the […]