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Patricia Farren - Show Me the Prisoner - 9781780880518 - KKD0004898
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Show Me the Prisoner

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Description for Show Me the Prisoner Paperback. Show Me the Prisoner is written from the perspective of a prison teacher who later served on the prison monitoring body. It covers a 15-year period of involvement in two of Northern Ireland's prisons during the troubles, when terrorists hogged the limelight. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: BT; JKVP1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 19. Weight in Grams: 272. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Show Me the Prisoner is written from the perspective of a prison teacher who later served on the prison monitoring body. It covers a 15-year period of involvement in two of Northern Ireland's prisons during the troubles, when terrorists hogged the limelight. They met in prison where she taught classes. Now estranged from his family, the young man had spent most of his life either in care or in one or other of Northern Ireland's prisons. She set out to help him. He knuckled down and achieved a university place. Time done, ... Read more

Product Details

Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Matador
Condition
Used, Very Good
Number of Pages
256
Place of Publication
Market Harborough, United Kingdom
ISBN
9781780880518
SKU
KKD0004898
Shipping Time
Usually ships in 2 to 4 working days
Ref
99-1

About Patricia Farren
Patricia is a cancer survivor, mother to 4 adult children and wife of Sean Farren, former minister in the Northern Ireland Assembly. She has served on a number of public bodies, including the Board of Visitors of Maghaberry prison.

Reviews for Show Me the Prisoner
Masterly... A truly powerful story, and one of those books which one completes, shuts and holds on one's knees for a while while its many messages - Nature v Nurture, Injustice in the System, Human Frailty, Pride and Indomitable Spirit - all whirl round one's head and heart, like when reading We Need to Talk About Kevin.
Elspeth Cummings ... Read more

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