"Prisoons: Prison Cartons and Anecdotes" is written by a retired correctional officer with thirty years of experience. The book contains over 150 cartoons drawn by officers and inmates collected from the United States and Canada. Prisoons is a name given to cartoons depicting things that happen in prison from the perspective of inmates and staff. In addition there are 250 pages of anecdotes describing things that happen in prison. This book can be a bathroom reader or sit on your home or office coffee table. This book is a guaranteed attention grabber and will be thumbed through by anyone who sits down by it. Book is heavy (2.5 pounds) and has color drawings on quality paper. You will be shocked by the antics of both inmates and officers as they go about their daily life and work in a prison setting. This book has been recommended for anyone considering a career in Corrections and should be required reading by any new officer - what you learn from this book will save your career because a correctional officer faces many temptations while working in a correctional setting. Inmates are called cons for a reason. This book is an easy read. You will find yourself laughing one moment and then become shocked the next moment by the things that happen in a prison. Are you curious what happens in prison? Are you being sent to prison and want to know more about prison to prepare you for what awaits you? Then "Prisoons: Prison Cartoons and Anecdotes" is an excellent book to prepare you for your journey into the bowels of the prison system. Here are a few chapter headings: Going to Prison, What will one Experience in Prison, Tattoos, Escapes, Sliming, Deliberate Indifference, Addictions, Prison Chow, Embarrassment in Prison, Religion in Prison, Contraband, Sex in Prison, Executions,Women Officers, Officers (and others) doing stupid things, New Officer Training, Medical and Dental, Snitches and Direct Orders, Prison Release, and Suggestions to Reduce Prison Incarceration, etc.
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Book Description Copper Rhino Publishing. Perfect Paperback. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamp(s). Bookseller Inventory # 2802338361