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The sun does shine : how I found life and freedom on death row / Anthony Ray Hinton, with Lara Love Hardin ; and a foreword by Bryan Stevenson.

Hinton, Anthony Ray, (author.). Hardin, Lara Love, (author.). Stevenson, Bryan, (writer of foreword.).


A powerful, revealing story of hope, love, justice, and the power of reading by a man who spent thirty years on death row for a crime he didn't commit. Print run 200,000.

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  • ISBN: 9781250124715 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1250124719 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: xii, 255 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2018.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Capital offense -- All American -- A two-year test drive -- The cooler killer -- Premeditated guilt -- The whole truth -- Conviction, conviction, conviction -- Keep your mouth shut -- On appeal -- The death squad -- Waiting to die -- The Queen of England -- No monsters -- Love is a foreign language -- Go tell it on the mountain -- Shakedown -- God's best lawyer -- Testing the bullets -- Empty chairs -- Dissent -- They kill you on Thursdays -- Justice for all -- The sun does shine -- Bang on the bars -- Afterword : pray for them by name.
Subject: Hinton, Anthony Ray > Trials, litigation, etc.
Trials (Murder) > Alabama > Bessemer.
Mistaken identity > United States.
Death row > Alabama > Bessemer.
Capital punishment > United States.
Death row inmates > United States.
Compensation for judicial error > United States.

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Union Township Branch 364.66 HIN (Text) 35406424005187 Non-Fiction Available -

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