Running the Books by Avi Steinberg

Running the Books by Avi SteinbergTitle:  Running the Books

Author:  Avi Steinberg

Call #:  B STE

In this unusual story about a Harvard student becoming a prison librarian in Boston many lessons are learned, both by the author a well as the inmates.  Sadness mixes with humor as Steinberg reflects on his experiences, including being robed on the street by a former prison library patron.  The book reminds us how libraries have always been havens for the soul, including those behind bars.

Recommended by:  Mike


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