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    The New Jim Crow

    Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colourblindness

    Narrated by Karen Chilton ...


    13 hours 14 min

    Penguin presents the audiobook edition of The New Jim Crow written by Michelle Alexander, read by Karen Chilton.Once in a great while a book comes along that radically changes our understanding of a crucial political issue and helps to fuel a social movement. The New Jim Crow is such a book. Lawyer and activist Michelle Alexander offers a stunning account of the rebirth of a caste-like system in ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

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    The Reckoning

    The Sunday Times Number One Bestseller

    by John Grisham ...
    Narrated by Michael Beck ...


    17 hours 36 min

    The electrifying new thriller from internationally bestselling author John Grisham.John Grisham returns to Clanton, Mississippi, to tell the story of an unthinkable murder, the bizarre trial that followed it, and its profound and lasting effect on the people of Ford County.Pete Banning was Clanton's favourite son, a returning war hero, the patriarch of a prominent family, a farmer, father, ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD

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    Resurrection Walk

    The Brand New Blockbuster Lincoln Lawyer Thriller


    10 hours 29 min

    THE WORLDWIDE #1 BESTSELLER BEHIND NETFLIX'S THE LINCOLN LAWYERTHE PATH TO JUSTICE CAN BE PAVED WITH LIESDefense attorney Mickey Haller - The Lincoln Lawyer - is inundated with pleas from prisoners protesting their innocence. With the help of ex-LAPD detective Harry Bosch, they find a needle in the haystack: a possible wrongful conviction.A woman imprisoned for murdering her husband, a sheriff's ... Read more

    $53.99 AUD

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    Chain-Gang All-Stars


    13 hours 39 min

    **Brought to you by Penguin.Enter a world where, watched by millions, prisoners fight like gladiators for the ultimate prize: their freedom. Perfect for fans of The Handmaid's Tale, Squid Game and Watchmen****A MOST ANTICIPATED TITLE OF 2023 from The Independent, Elle, The Millions, Salon, Washington Post, Seattle Times, Huffington Post, Oprah Daily, The Week, Book Riot, Lit-Reactor, Goodreads, .. ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD

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    The Faithful Executioner: Life and Death, Honor and Shame in the Turbulent Sixteenth Century

    Narrated by Jame Gillies ...


    9 hours 39 min

    Based on the rare and until now overlooked journal of a Renaissance-era executioner, the noted historian Joel F. Harrington's The Faithful Executioner takes us deep inside the alien world and thinking of Meister Frantz Schmidt of Nuremberg, who, during forty-five years as a professional executioner, personally put to death 394 individuals and tortured, flogged, or disfigured many hundreds more. ... Read more

    $18.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Welcome to Weaver Street

    The first in a heartbreaking and heartwarming new WW1 series

    Narrated by Katy Sobey ...
    Series Audiobook 1 - Weaver Street


    9 hours 33 min

    If you love Katie Flynn and Pam Howes, you'll love Chrissie Walsh's WWI story of love, loss and triumph!Kitty and Tom Conlon arrive in Liverpool in July 1916 to claim the house Tom’s great-uncle has bequeathed him in his will. The move to England couldn’t have come at a better time. Dublin is in turmoil following the Easter Uprising and Kitty’s brother is now in prison.The house in Weaver Street ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD $24.99 AUD

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    Beyond Survival

    Strategies and Stories from the Transformative Justice Movement

    Narrated by Ejeris Dixon, Esteban Kelly ...


    9 hours 41 min

    Transformative justice seeks to solve the problem of violence at the grassroots level, without relying on punishment, incarceration, or policing. Community-based approaches to preventing crime and repairing its damage have existed for centuries. However, in the putative atmosphere of contemporary criminal justice systems, they are often marginalized and operate under the radar. Beyond Survival ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

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    Adnan's Story

    The Case That Inspired the Podcast Phenomenon Serial

    by Rabia Chaudry ...
    Narrated by Rabia Chaudry ...


    14 hours 30 min

    AFTER 23 YEARS IN PRISON, ADNAN'S CONVICTION HAS FINALLY BEEN OVERTURNED - BUT HAE MIN LEE'S REAL KILLER IS STILL OUT THERE.'This book provides a far stronger argument . . . than Syed's defence lawyer did in 1999'INDEPENDENT'The first letter I received after being arrested in 1999 was from Rabia. Since that time until now, she has believed in my innocence and been committed to my exoneration . . . ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

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    No Human Contact

    Solitary Confinement, Maximum Security, and Two Inmates Who Changed the System

    by Pete Earley ...
    Narrated by Rich Miller ...


    9 hours 19 min

    In 1983, Thomas Silverstein and Clayton Fountain, both serving life sentences at the U.S. Prison in Marion, Illinois, separately murdered two correction officers on the same day. The Bureau of Prisons condemned both men to the severest punishment that could legally be imposed, one created specifically for them. It was unofficially called "no human contact." Each initially spent nine months in a ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

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    An Oral History


    15 hours 37 min

    NEW YORK TIMES EDITORS’ CHOICE • A shocking, groundbreaking oral history of the infamous Rikers jail complex and an unflinching portrait of injustice and resilience told by the people whose lives have been forever altered by it“This mesmerizing and gut-wrenching book shows the brutal realities that tens of thousands of people have been forced to navigate, and survive, in America’s most notorious ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

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    Eye for An Eye

    The Richard & Judy Winter 2024 Book Club thriller that will get everyone talking

    by M. J. Arlidge ...
    Narrated by Claire Rushbrook ...


    15 hours 27 min

    OUR MOST NOTORIOUS CRIMINALS HAVE HIDDEN IN PLAIN SIGHT.UNTIL NOW...'Emily' is a devoted single mother.'Jack' starts a new job in a new town.They both share the same secret:neither of them are who they say they are.They are among only nine criminals in the UK who have been granted lifelong anonymity, for their own safety, because of th... ... Read more

    $44.99 AUD

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    Pine Box Parole

    Terry Fitzsimmons and the Quest to End Solitary Confinement & Other True Cases

    Narrated by Lorene Shyba ...


    8 hours 58 min

    Pine Box Parole begins with convicted murderer Terry Fitzsimmons hanging himself in Kingston Penitentiary. Subsequent chapters delve into the killer’s background and describe the senseless killings upon which he embarks after spending years in solitary confinement. Prison lawyer John L Hill, attempts to defend Fitzsimmons by putting the blame on the prison system for creating a monster. Part II of ... Read more

    $38.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Killer Looks

    The Forgotten History of Plastic Surgery in Prisons

    by Zara Stone ...
    Narrated by Kirsten Potter ...


    12 hours 43 min

    Killer Looks is the definitive story about the long-forgotten practice of providing free nose jobs, face-lifts, breast implants, and other physical alterations to prisoners, the idea being that by remodeling the face you remake the man. From the 1920s up to the mid-1990s, half a million prison inmates across America, Canada, and the UK willingly went under the knife, their tab picked up by the ... Read more

    $33.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    The Ballad of Reading Gaol & De Profundis

    Narrated by Simon Callow ...


    2 hours 11 min

    A stunning new reading of Oscar Wilde's De Profundis (adapted by Frank McGuinness, from the stage production directed by Mark Rosenblatt) and The Ballad of Reading Gaol, performed by one of Britain's greatest actorsOne of the most famous and successful writers of his day, Oscar Wilde was celebrated as much for his flamboyant personality and his prodigious wit as for his provocative essays, ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

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    Mit andet liv

    Series Audiobook 2 - Mit liv


    8 hours 52 min

    Under kraftig mediebevågenhed udkom i 1985 "Jønke. Mit liv". Udgivelsen fandt sted, mens den eftersøgte Hells Angel endnu befandt sig på flugt – efterlyst og sigtet for mordet på lederen af rockerklubben Bullshit."Mit andet liv" begynder den dag – den 25. maj 1984 – hvor Jønke gik under jorden. Fra mordscenen og de begivenheder, som lå umiddelbart forud for drabet, fortæller Jønke her om det liv, ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

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    A Prison Diary Volume I


    Narrated by Andrew Sachs ...
    Series Audiobook 1 - The Prison Diaries


    5 hours 33 min

    The sun is shining through the bars of my window on what must be a glorious summer day. I've been incarcerated in a cell five paces by three for twelve and a half hours, and will not be let out again until midday; eighteen and a half hours of solitary confinement. There is a child of seventeen in the cell below me who has been charged with shoplifting - his first offence, not even convicted - and ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

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    Murder on the Inside

    The True Story of the Deadly Riot at Kingston Penitentiary

    Narrated by Catherine Fogarty ...


    12 hours 27 min

    Shortlisted for the Speaker's Book Award • Shortlisted for The Brass Knuckles Award for Best Nonfiction Crime Book“You have taken our civil rights—we want our human rights.”On April 14, 1971, a handful of prisoners attacked the guards at Kingston Penitentiary and seized control, making headlines around the world. For four intense days, the prisoners held the guards hostage while their leaders ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    The Wife

    An absolutely gripping crime thriller from John Nicholl that will have you hooked

    by John Nicholl ...
    Narrated by Emily Wilden ...
    Series Audiobook 2 - The Galbraith Series


    8 hours 58 min

    What drives a woman to murder?Twenty-nine-year-old Cynthia Galbraith is serving a life sentence for murder, and struggling with the traumatic past that put her behind bars.When the prison counsellor suggests Cynthia write a personal journal exploring the events that drove her to murder, she figures she has all the time in the world and very little, if anything, to lose. So she begins to write, ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

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    Pen Pal (Prison Letters From A Free Spirit On Slow Death Row)


    5 hours 5 min

    Tiyo Attallah Salah-El died in 2018 on “Slow Death Row” while serving a life sentence in a Pennsylvania prison. He was a man with a dizzying array of talents and vocations: author, scholar, teacher, musician, and activist: he was the founder of the Coalition for the Abolition of Prisons. He was also, as is apparent from the letters written over a decade and half to his friend Paul Alan Smith that ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    A shocking, page-turning crime thriller from Ross Greenwood

    Narrated by David Thorpe ...


    8 hours 12 min

    Vinnie has always been different. But Vinnie is a survivor…A childhood accident robbed Vinnie of his memories, making him sensitive and anxious, and his difference soon attracted bullies. If it wasn’t for his family and his brother Frank, Vinnie wouldn’t have survived.But as the boys grow up, and after the devastating loss of their parents, Vinnie finds himself increasingly involved in violent ... Read more

    $26.99 AUD

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    Australia's Most Infamous Jail

    Inside the walls of Pentridge Prison

    by James Phelps ...
    Narrated by Silas Aiton ...


    8 hours 35 min

    'Pentridge was a place of murder and mayhem. A bluestone hell. The worst prison Australia has ever seen.' Andrew Kirby, former inmateWelcome to Pentridge, Australia's most infamous prison.In the long-awaited return to his bestselling true crime series on life behind bars, James Phelps has finally turned his attention to HM Prison Pentridge - the bluestone behemoth that was home to Victoria's worst ... Read more

    $34.99 AUD

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    Abolition Democracy

    Beyond Empire, Prisons, and Torture


    4 hours 30 min

    Revelations about U.S. policies and practices of torture and abuse have captured headlines ever since the breaking of the Abu Ghraib prison story in April 2004. Since then, a debate has raged regarding what is and what is not acceptable behavior for the world's leading democracy. It is within this context that Angela Davis, one of America's most remarkable political figures, gave a series of ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

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    A Prayer before Dawn

    A Nightmare in Thailand

    by Billy Moore ...
    Narrated by Rupert Farley ...


    5 hours 56 min

    A Prayer before Dawn is the true story of one man’s fight to survive inside KlongPrem prison, the notorious Bangkok Hilton. Billy Moore traveled toThailand to escape a life of drug addiction and alcoholism. He managed toovercome his inner demons for a time but relapsed after trying ya ba, ahighly addictive form of methamphetamine. Moore’s life quickly descendedinto chaos, drug dealing, and ... Read more

    $20.99 AUD

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    What's Prison For?

    Punishment and Rehabilitation in the Age of Mass Incarceration

    by Bill Keller ...
    Narrated by Landon Woodson ...
    Series series Columbia Global Reports


    3 hours 56 min

    What's Prison For? examines the “incarceration” part of mass incarceration. Our prisons remain a shameful waste of lives and money, feeding a pathological cycle of poverty, community dysfunction, crime and hopelessness. What is the alternative? This book makes the case for better rehabilitation and examines attempts to assure that people return from prison better equipped than when they arrived ... Read more

    $18.99 AUD