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- A Prison Officer's Story
- By: Neil Samworth
- Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
- Length: 8 hrs and 41 mins
A jaw-dropping account of life as a prison officer in one of the country's most notorious jails. Neil ‘Sam’ Samworth spent 11 years working as a prison officer in HMP Manchester, aka Strangeways. A tough Yorkshireman with a soft heart, Sam had to deal with it all - gangsters and gangbangers, terrorists and psychopaths, addicts and the mentally ill. Men who should not be locked up and men who should never be let out. Strangeways is a shocking and at times darkly funny account of life in a high-security prison.
The Honest and Brutal Truth. Loved It...
- By M J North on 01-11-18
This book was ok. If you’ve worked in a prison don’t bother as it’s the same old jail stories. But if you haven’t, you’ll be hooked & horrified.
Johnathon keeble was probably the best voice actor I’ve heard to date on audible though. Worth the purchase for that performance alone!
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