In the Place of Justice: A Story of Punishment and Redemption
Rideau brings to vivid life the world of the infamous Angola penitentiary and his long struggle for justice, giving his readers a searing expose of the failures of our legal system framed within his own dramatic tale of how he found meaning, purpose, and hope in prison.
Alfred A. Knopf
2011 Nonfiction Winner
Arts and Humanities | Creative Writing | History | Nonfiction
Rideau , W. (2010). In the Place of Justice: A Story of Punishment and Redemption. New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf.