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Orange Is the New Black by Piper Kerman
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May 27, 2010

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Read from May 20 to 27, 2010

Not exactly a great literary work, but as a prison narrative, amazingly insightful and nuanced about all the subtle ways that prison oppresses these women. (Forgiving her a simplistic view of the drug war and mental health issues, of course.)

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Caty A cool client got this for me--sweet! Northampton, ex-Smithies, drug money laundering, and the prison industrial complex? I'm so there.

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Jane I'd be interested in hearing what you think of this (I haven't read it)

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