Purgatory: A Prison Diary Volume 2

Purgatory: A Prison Diary Volume 2

Jeffrey Archer


On July 19, 2001, following a conviction for perjury, overseas bestselling writer Jeffrey Archer was once sentenced to 4 years in legal. Prisoner FF8282, as Archer is referred to now, spent the 1st 3 weeks within the infamous HMP Belmarsh, a high-security criminal in South London, domestic to murderers, terrorists and a few of Britain's such a lot violent criminals.

On the final day of the trial, his mom dies, and the world's press accompany him to the funeral. On returning to legal, he is put on the lifer's wing, the place a cellmate sells his tale to the tabloids. Prisoners and guards regularly line up outdoors his telephone to invite for his autograph, to put in writing letters, and to hunt recommendation on their appeals.

For twenty-two days, Archer used to be locked in a mobilephone with a assassin and a drug baron. He determined to exploit that point to write down an hour-by-hour diary, detailing the worst 3 weeks of his life.

When A criminal Diary was once released in England, it used to be condemned through the legal experts, and praised through the critics.

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