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Caleb Alexander
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Belly of the Beast

4.60  ·  Rating Details  ·  5 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Caleb Alexander has woven his most explosive and provocative tale to date. Belly of the Beast takes the readers on a violent, gut wrenching, deeply emotional journey through the American prison system. A place where friends become enemies, and enemies band together for survival in a system that is designed for their destruction, and in a society that has written them off. ...more
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Published July 14th 2011 by Caleb Alexander, via Smashwords (first published February 1st 2010)
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Dee Cherry
Feb 28, 2016 Dee Cherry rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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This was a well delivered account of one man's incarceration experience. Enlightening & profound, Christian's life from a young male to a man was filled with memorable people, situations, & life long lessons. While reading, this story had me feeling if I were a spectator as the scenes unfolded. I thought this was an exceptional read & recommend to all!
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Jun 21, 2012 The Urban Book Source rated it it was amazing
The murder of Christian Alexander’s uncle triggered his descent into a life of crime. By the age of 19 he was already considered a menace to the streets of San Antonio Texas earning him a federal prison sentence. During his incarceration Christian would face adversity that not even the streets could prepare him for. As if existing within a corrupt system that has no interest in rehabilitation wasn’t difficult enough the prison that Christian is housed in is entrenched in a battle for control by ...more
Denise LaBoone
Jul 21, 2014 Denise LaBoone rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition

This is touching and real. Now I understand when my nephew tells of stories of his life in prison. This confirms his change in heart as a young black man. Thank you for this read, now I understand a little more clearer his take in this life as a black man.
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