Hard Time
Language: de
Pages: 480
Authors: Cara McKenna
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-01 - Publisher: BASTEI LÜBBE
Seit Annie Goodhouse ihren gewalttätigen Exfreund verlassen hat, muss man ihr wirklich nicht zweimal sagen, dass sie sich von Bad Boys fernhalten soll. Doch als sie einen Job als Bibliothekarin in einer Strafvollzugsanstalt annimmt, zieht sie die Aufmerksamkeit eines Insassen auf sich. Eric Collier ist zwar nicht stolz darauf, was
The Worst Hard Time
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Timothy Egan
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-09-01 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
In a tour de force of historical reportage, Timothy Egan’s National Book Award–winning story rescues an iconic chapter of American history from the shadows. The dust storms that terrorized the High Plains in the darkest years of the Depression were like nothing ever seen before or since. Following a dozen
Doing Hard Time
Language: en
Pages: 766
Authors: Bruce Powel Douglass
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional
Doing Hard Time is written to facilitate the daunting process of developing real-time systems. It presents an embedded systems programming methodology that has been proven successful in practice. The process outlined in this book allows application developers to apply practical techniques - garnered from the mainstream areas of object-oriented software
Hard Time
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Shaun Attwood
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-11 - Publisher: Random House
Using a golf pencil sharpened on a cell wall, Shaun Attwood wrote one of the first prison blogs, Jon's Jail Journal, excerpts of which were published in The Guardian and attracted international media attention. Brought up in England, Shaun took his business degree to Phoenix, Arizona, where he became an
Hard Time
Language: en
Pages: 339
Authors: Ted McCoy
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Athabasca University Press
The success and failure of prison reform and the corresponding social history of punishment in Canada.
Hard Time
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Julian F. Thompson
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-11 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster
“When we’re born, we’re sentenced to, like, life. And some of us—I’d be a prime example—are made to do hard time." So says Annie Ireland, sentenced to a life of trying to live up to her parents’ never-ending expectations. For a long time the only person she can count on
Hard Time
Language: en
Pages: 140
Authors: Candice Gilmer
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-14 - Publisher: Flirtation Publishing
Leaving the Terran Empire's POW camp, they thought they found their way home. Home, however, is taking a different route than these cyborgs expect. Most Wanted Alien Brides Book 2 Being mistaken for an Intergalactic Dating Agency client may be the best thing that could have ever happened to Rhimodian
Hard Time
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Sara Paretsky
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-28 - Publisher: Hachette UK
While driving home after celebrating friend Murray Ryerson's big break into TV hosting, V.I. almost collides with a fatally wounded woman lying in the street. The deceased is Nicola Aguinaldo, former employee of security giant B.B. Baladine and recent prison runaway. Taking on the case, V.I. finds herself plunged into
Hard Time
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Robert Johnson, Ann Marie Rocheleau, Alison B. Martin
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-09 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Hard Time: A Fresh Look at Understanding and Reforming the Prison, 4th Edition, is a revised and updated version of the highly successful text addressing the origins, evolution, and promise of America’s penal system. Draws from both ethnographic and professional material, and situates the prison experience within both contemporary and
Hard Time
Language: en
Pages: 215
Authors: C F White
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-05 - Publisher: Totally Entwined Group (USA+CAD)
Love isn't always responsible. After Micky O'Neill is remanded in custody for breaching his court order, his already tempestuous relationship with Dan Peters is tested to the limits. Having to battle their way through a court case that could end with Micky in jail, social workers breaking up the family