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Knifer

By Ronnie Thompson

  • Paperback
  • £12.99

Real-life crime told by someone with the inside track. The Ross Kemp of the prison world.

Drug addiction. Criminal behaviour. Murder... and all before his sixteenth birthday.

From foster home to children's home to living rough on the streets, Cain never had a normal childhood. By the age of 8 he was carrying a knife. Seven years later he was serving time for killing someone.

Based on real events, ex-prison officer Ronnie Thompson tells Cain's shocking story and reveals what really happens to teenage offenders both on the streets and once they're behind bars.

Prison riots, assaults on officers, roof-top protests and brutal acts of violence - this is an inside account of life in a young offender's institute and of an angry young man spiralling dangerously out of control.

Biographical Notes

Ronnie Thompson is an ex-prison officer. He saw more corruption and violence in his years in the service than most people see in a lifetime. Ronnie lives with his partner and their two children.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780755319886
  • Publication date: 06 Jan 2011
  • Page count: 320
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