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The Second Chance Club

Hardship and Hope After Prison

by Jason Hardy

Hardcover, 271 pages, Simon & Schuster, List Price: $27 |

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"A former parole officer shines a bright light on a huge yet hidden part of our justice system through the intertwining stories of seven parolees striving to survive the chaos that awaits them after prison in this illuminating and dramatic book"—

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Former Parole Officer Reflects On His Time Supervising 'The Second Chance Club'

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