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No choirboy : murder, violence, and teenagers on death row

Author: Susan Kuklin
Publisher: New York : Square Fish, Henry Holt and Company, 2014. ©2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Square Fish editionView all editions and formats
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No Choirboy takes readers inside America's prisons and allows inmates sentenced to death as teenagers to speak for themselves. In their own voices they talk about their lives in prison and share their thoughts and feelings about how they ended up there. Susan Kuklin also gets inside the system, exploring capital punishment itself and the intricacies and inequities of criminal justice in the United States.
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Genre/Form: Interviews
Young adult non-fiction
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Kuklin
ISBN: 9781250044457 1250044456
OCLC Number: 859192747
Notes: Newly updated bonus materials inside.
Description: 236 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: I was a teenager on death row chapter --
The fourteen-year-old adult --
Look at me --
Hate is a killer, dialogue I --
Private with our grief, dialogue II --
Dying for legal assistance : Roy's and Mark's lawyer.
Responsibility: Susan Kuklin.
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No Choirboy takes readers inside America's prisons and allows inmates sentenced to death as teenagers to speak for themselves. In their own voices they talk about their lives in prison and share their thoughts and feelings about how they ended up there. Susan Kuklin also gets inside the system, exploring capital punishment itself and the intricacies and inequities of criminal justice in the United States.

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