Book Of Interest: Mr. Smith Goes To Prison: What My Year Behind Bars Taught Me About America’s Prison Crisis By Jeff Smith

As we are working on building a new jail in Madison County, TN, I have become fascinated with reading on prisons and recidivism. When I ran across this book, I immediately put it on my wish list.

Here are some articles of interest about Mr. Smith:

The Washington Post

Reader’s Digest

Politico.com

Here is a video from C-Span with the author:

http://www.c-span.org/video/?328190-1/former-missouri-state-senator-jeff-smith-mr-smith-goes-prison

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