23 Results
23 Results
The fear of 13 —Yarris, Nick.
Book
2017
3 available of 4 items

This is the memoir of Nick Yarris, who was wrongly convicted of rape and murder and spent 23 years on Death Row. While he was in prison, to keep himself sane, Nick educated himself (including learning about triskaidekaph...

What set me free a true story of wrongful conviction, a dream deferred, and a man redeemed —Banks, Brian, 1985- author, narrator.
Book On CD
2019
1 available of 1 items

Tells the true story of Brian Banks--a young man who was wrongfully convicted as a teenager and imprisoned for more than five years, only to emerge with his spirit unbroken and determined to achieve his dream of playing ...

My friend Leonard —Frey, James, 1969-
Book
2006
20 available of 24 items

Out of orange : a memoir —Wolters, Cleary.
Book
2015
10 available of 11 items

Hole in my life —Gantos, Jack.
Book
2002
5 available of 5 items

The author relates how, as a young adult, he became a drug user and smuggler, was arrested, did time in prison, and eventually got out and went to college, all the while hoping to become a writer.

Dogfella : how an abandoned dog named Bruno turned this mobster's life around--a memoir —Guiliani, James.
Book
2015
3 available of 3 items

"How did an addicted ex-con on the verge of suicide become a caring member of the community? With a little help from a Shih Tzu named Bruno. James "Head" Guiliani, a confidante of the Gotti regime, was arrested and jaile...

Lonesome road —Harsh, George.
Book
1971
1 available of 1 items

Out of orange : my real life —Wolters, Cleary, author.
Sound Recording
2015
1 available of 1 items

The real-life Alex Vause from the critically acclaimed, top-rated Netflix show Orange Is the New Black tells her story in her own words for the first time: a powerful, surprising memoir about crime and punishment, friend...

In the world : from the big house to Hollywood —Stratton, Richard (Richard H.), author.
Book
2020
3 available of 3 items

"The Hollywood Ending of an Adrenaline-Filled and, By Turns, Harrowing and Funny Odyssey of Crime and Redemption in America's War on Drugs Smuggler's Blues, the first book in Richard Stratton's memoir of his criminal car...

I Told You I Wasn't Perfect —McLain, Denny.
EBook
2007

From being the only 30-game winner in more than 70 years to having the Gambino crime family order a hit for your murder, Denny McLain has surely seen it all: RICO charges from the U.S. government to touring the country a...

Cooked from the streets to the stove, from cocaine to foie gras —Henderson, Jeff.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2014

Barely old enough to drink legally, Henderson was clearing $35,000 per week as one of the most successful cocaine dealers in San Diego. But when he was 23, he was indicted on federal drug trafficking charges and sentence...

Hole in my life —Gantos, Jack.
Book
2004
1 available of 1 items

The author relates how, as a young adult, he became a drug user and smuggler, was arrested, did time in prison, and eventually got out and went to college, all the while hoping to become a writer.

Hole in my life —Gantos, Jack.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2005

An autobiographical account of the author's youthful struggles to support himself, and the effects of a prison sentence for drug smuggling. Describes his constant fear of fellow prisoners and his determination to become ...

My friend Leonard —Frey, James, 1969-
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2014

James Frey pens the candid memoir of his recovery from drug and alcohol addictions with "My Friend Leonard". After a stint in jail, James is rocked by further tragedy. Teetering on the brink of breakdown, he turns to a f...

Cooked from the streets to the stove, from cocaine to foie gras —Henderson, Jeff.
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2011

Barely old enough to drink legally, Henderson was clearing $35,000 per week as one of the most successful cocaine dealers in San Diego. But when he was 23, he was indicted on federal drug trafficking charges and sentence...

My friend Leonard —Frey, James, 1969-
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2011

James Frey pens the candid memoir of his recovery from drug and alcohol addictions with My Friend Leonard. After a stint in jail, James is rocked by further tragedy. Teetering on the brink of breakdown, he turns to a fri...

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