Running the books : the adventures of an accidental prison librarian / Avi Steinberg.

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Available copies

  • 1 copy at Kent County Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Chestertown Branch BIO STEINBERG 33859001443001 Adult Biography Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385529099 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 399 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Nan A. Talese, c2010.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: In this captivating memoir, Steinberg, a Harvard grad and struggling obituary writer, spends two years as a librarian and writing instructor at a Boston prison, attracting con men, minor prophets, ghosts, and an assortment of quirky regulars searching for the perfect book and a connection to the outside world.
Subject: Steinberg, Avi.
Prison librarians > Massachusetts > Boston > Biography.
Steinberg, Avi. (Author).