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Felon

Poems

by Reginald Dwayne Betts

Hardcover, 95 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $26.95 |

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Tells the story of the effects of incarceration, touching upon a vast array of emotions and experiences through homelessness, underemployment, love, drug abuse, domestic violence, fatherhood and grace, creating a travelogue for an imagined life.

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