In this heart-warming example of the rehabilitative power of reading, follow Graham the biker, Frank the gunman, Ben and Dread the drug dealers, and the robber duo Gaston and Peter as they share ideas and reveal their life stories. The Prison Book Club is unlike anything you've read before.
'This book is a testament to what reading together can do in prison...Walmsley shows how reading and rehabilitation can go hand-in-hand'.
'Reveals the redemptive power of reading, with unexpected and morally acute insights'.
'I loved this book! What a powerful testament to the magic of story-telling.'
‘Explores the intriguing tension between the lives of incarcerated men and the liberating effects of reading great books. A terrific read that offers a glimpse into a world that is at once constricted yet capable of great emotional generosity.'
‘A soulful exploration of men's hearts and minds, The Prison Book Club offers a unique window into inmates' lives. Funny and full of insight, Walmsley brings her best to the job at hand, winning us with tenderness. A wonderful read.'