A gripping, sometimes surreal account of surviving one of the world's craziest and most dangerous prisons.

another awesome book

Aided by the author's extensive prison diaries, this book reveals the true horror of life inside Los Teques: a shocking underworld behind bars where inmates pay protection money to stay alive, prostitutes do the rounds and vast amounts of cocaine are smuggled in for cell-block bosses to sell on to prisoners for huge profits.

The Cocaine Diaries - Paul Keany & Jeff Farrell

How does the mind of a pedophile work? How does a pedophile lay the groundwork that lures children into his web and succeed in abusing them to satisfy his own sick needs? As a therapist in the prison where sex offender Alan (not his real name) was incarcerated, Dr. Amy Hammel-Zabin had unparalleled access to the uncensored voice of a pedophile who sexually abused more than a thousand boys. Presented are a series of letters spanning more than a decade written by Alan, wherein he describes how…

Conversations with a Pedophile

Violence and self-injury cause anxiety, misery and physical and psychological damage to service users, their carers, the practitioners who look after them, and in some cases, the public at large. This title describes UK and international research and practice in clinical risk management and how it ties in with best practice in risk assessment.

Managing Clinical Risk by Lorraine Johnstone, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Over the course of 25 years, Morrison has profiled more than 80 serial killers, from John Wayne Gacy to Gary Leon Ridgeway ("The Green River Killer"). Here, she shares a chilling, firsthand account of a harrowing odyssey into the twisted minds of the world's most horrific murderers.

My Life Among The Serial Killers : Inside The Minds Of The World's Most Notorious Murderers (Reprint)

Now an original comedy-drama series from Netflix, Piper Kerman's New York Times-bestselling memoir of the time she served in a US jail is fascinating, heartbreaking and hilarious.

Now an original comedy-drama series from Netflix, Piper Kerman's New York Times-bestselling memoir of the time she served in a US jail is fascinating, heartbreaking and hilarious.

We have more stuff than we could ever need - clothes we don't wear, kit we don't use, and toys we don't play with. But having everything we thought we wanted isn't making us happier. It's making us feel 'stuffocated' and stressed - and it might even be killing us. With insights on psychology, economics and culture, this is a manifesto for change.

We have more stuff than we could ever need - clothes we don't wear, kit we don't use, and toys we don't play with. But having everything we thought we wanted isn't making us happier. It's making us feel 'stuffocated' and stressed - and it might even be killing us. With insights on psychology, economics and culture, this is a manifesto for change.


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The Help should be on school reading lists

I love reading novels that share a glimpse into history and foreign countries beautiful story of courage and friendship

Room

makes the hairs on your neck stand up

The Summer Garden:Amazon.co.uk:Books

The Summer Garden // Paullina Simons // book Trilogy // The Bronze Horseman, Tatiana & Alexander and this one

The Slap - Christos Tsiolkas

Interesting book, worth a read. You would never guess what could happen when you slap an unruly child. especially if it's NOT your child!

A million little pieces

A Million Little Pieces By (author) James Frey

Random Family by Adrian Nicole LeBlanc

Random Family by Adrian Nicole LeBlanc, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society - Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows

One of my all time favourites

One of my all time favourites

New on my "to read" list: In her latest novel Mary Higgins Clark, the beloved, bestselling “Queen of Suspense,” exposes a dark secret from a family’s past that threatens the lives of two sisters, Kate and Hannah Connelly, when… read more at Kobo.

When her sister is wrongly implicated in an explosion that has destroyed her family's priceless antiques business and killed an employee, Hannah struggles to find clues in the ashes and discovers a life-threatening secret from the past.

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