Angels With Dirty Faces

by Walidah Imarisha
Angels With Dirty Faces
  • ISBN-13: 9781849351744
  • Author(s): Walidah Imarisha
  • Subject: Social welfare & social services
  • Publisher: Ak Press
  • Imprint: Ak Press
  • Publication Date: 02-06-2016
  • Format: p/b

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£13.50
An exploration of crime and redemption as told through the intertwined lives of three people: the author, her adoptive, incarcerated brother Kakamia, and his jail-mate, Irish mobster James 'Jimmy Mac' McElroy. Author Walidah Imarisha, a sexual assault survivor, tells a moving tail that both complicates and clarifies the question of how our society should deal with people who have commited unimaginable acts.
About the book

An exploration of crime and redemption as told through the intertwined lives of three people: the author, her adoptive, incarcerated brother Kakamia, and his jail-mate, Irish mobster James 'Jimmy Mac' McElroy. Author Walidah Imarisha, a sexual assault survivor, tells a moving tail that both complicates and clarifies the question of how our society should deal with people who have commited unimaginable acts.