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    Escape from Five Shadows by Elmore Leonard

It was supposed to be impossible. No man could break out of the brutal convict labor camp at Five Shadows. Until they locked up Bowen. He was like dynamite--charged to go off, to explode out of that desert hell so he could clear his name.

Year: 1956
Genre: Prison

    Different Seasons: Four Novellas by Stephen King

A "hypnotic" collection of four novellas--including the inspirations behind the films Stand By Me and The Shawshank Redemption--from Stephen King, bound together by the changing of seasons, each taking on the theme of a journey with strikingly different tones and characters.

Year: 1982
Genre: PrisonSuspense

    The Green Mile by Stephen King

Convicted killers all, each awaits his turn to walk "the Green Mile," the lime-colored linoleum corridor leading to a final meeting with Old Sparky, Cold Mountain's electric chair. Prison guard Paul Edgecombe has seen his share of oddities over the years working the Mile, but he's never seen anything like John Coffey--a man with the body of a giant and the mind of a child, condemned for a crime terrifying in its violence and shocking in its depravity.

Year: 1996
Genre: Death RowHistorical FantasyPrison




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1956Escape from Five Shadows by Elmore Leonard Prison
1982Different Seasons: Four Novellas by Stephen King Suspense, Prison, Short Stories
1996The Green Mile by Stephen King Historical Fantasy, Death Row, Prison





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