Foreword Reviews

Tales of a Jailhouse Librarian

Challenging the Juvenile Justice System One Book at a Time

2014 INDIES Finalist
Finalist, Social Sciences (Adult Nonfiction)
2014 INDIES Finalist
Finalist, Young Adult Nonfiction (Children's)

Sharing moving anecdotes about a juvenile detention center library, Zeman offers insight into literacy, society, and growing up. As a librarian at a jail for juvenile offenders, Marybeth Zeman has collected anecdotes from her years of experience working with boys old enough to commit serious... Read More