Product Description: Imagine that your house spans six by nine feet, your mattress is just two inches thick, you are known to your neighbors by an identification number, and items most consider crucial to everyday existence are outlawed. How do inmates in prisons like this throughout the United States make such lives bearable? In 2001, the artists' collective Temporary Services asked an incarcerated artist named Angelo to share with them the ways in which inmates adapt to their confinement...read more
9780945323020 | Whitewalls Inc, October 30, 2005, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Imagine that your house spans six by nine feet, your mattress is just two inches thick, you are known to your neighbors by an identification number, and items most consider crucial to everyday existence are outlawed.
The narrator of a collection of bittersweet verses lives with her father and aunt, but will soon visit the mother she has not seen in years and rediscover how it feels to be her mother's daughter. By the author of When I Am Old With You.
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9780439293167 | Orchard Books, October 1, 2001, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A series of short poems shares a young girl's relationships, her memories of the mother who deserted her, and her concerns about allowing herself to become her mother's daugher once again.
Product Description: The state of education in America is a subject of hot debate across the country. As we stand on the brink of an ever more demanding technological future, everyone agrees that our schools must become more dynamic centers for learning...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
9780871965837 | Facts on File, April 1, 1982, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Lists and defines more than 1500 space research and technological terms, with extensive cross references, list of acronyms, and spectacular NASA photographs