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              Books by Bryan Stevenson

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              Just Mercy: A True Story of the Fight for Justice: Adapted for Young Adults

              Just Mercy: A True Story of the Fight for Justice: Adapted for Young Adults (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Stevenson, Bryan

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              Traditional Chinese edition of Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson. Winner of Carnegie Medal for Nonfiction, the NAACP Image Award for Nonfiction, and a Books for a Better Life Award. A No. 1 New York Times bestseller.

              ISBN 9780525580065
              Released NZ 17 Sep 2019
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Just Mercy: A Story Of Justice And Redemption

              Just Mercy: A Story Of Justice And Redemption (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Stevenson, Bryan

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              A true story about the potential for mercy to redeem us, and a clarion call to fix our broken system of justice. It is at once an account of an idealistic, gifted young lawyer's coming of age, a moving window into the lives of those he has defended, and an argument for compassion... in the pursuit of justice.
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              ISBN 9781925106381
              Published NZ 28 Jan 2015
              Publisher Scribe Publications
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              America's Original Sin: Racism, White Privilege, and the Bridge to a New America
               

              America's Original Sin: Racism, White Privilege, and the Bridge to a New America (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Wallis, Jim; Foreword by Stevenson, Bryan

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              Bestselling author and leading Christian activist Jim Wallis shows how Christians can work together to overcome the destructive and pervasive nature of racism in American society.

              ISBN 9781587434006
              Released NZ 14 Feb 2017
              Publisher Baker Publishing Group
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Just Mercy (Film Tie-In Edition): A story of justice and redemption

              Just Mercy (Film Tie-In Edition): A story of justice and redemption (Paperback)

              By Stevenson, Bryan

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              A powerful, bold true story about the potential for mercy to redeem us, and a clarion call to fix America's broken system of justice - from one of the most brilliant and influential lawyers of our time. The US has the highest rate of incarceration in the world. The prison populat...ion has increased from 300,000 in the early 1970s to more than two million now. One in every 15 people is expected to go to prison. For black men, the most incarcerated group in America, this figure rises to one out of every three. Bryan Stevenson grew up a member of a poor black community in the racially segregated South. He was a young lawyer when he founded the Equal Justice Initiative, a legal practice dedicated to defending those most desperate and in need- the poor, the wrongly condemned, and women and children trapped in the farthest reaches of the US's criminal justice system. One of his first cases was that of Walter McMillian, a young black man who was sentenced to die for a notorious murder he insisted he didn't commit. The case drew Bryan into a tangle of conspiracy, political machination, startling racial inequality, and legal brinksmanship - and transformed his understanding of mercy and justice forever.
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              ISBN 9781925849745
              Published NZ 7 Jan 2020
              Publisher Scribe Publications
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              The Wisdom of Sundays: Life-Changing Insights from Super Soul Conversations
                

              The Wisdom of Sundays: Life-Changing Insights from Super Soul Conversations (Audio CD / Audio)

              Read by Winfrey, Oprah; Stevenson, Bryan; Myss, Caroline; Pink, Daniel

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              In this audio collection, Winfrey shares reflections on her own spiritual journey and showcases the a-ha moments and gems of insight inspiring spiritual leaders have shared with Winfrey on her Emmy-winning OWN network series, Super Soul Sunday.

              ISBN 9781427289995
              Released NZ 17 Oct 2017
              Publisher Macmillan
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              Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption
                

              Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Stevenson, Bryan

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              Bryan Stevenson was a young lawyer when he founded the Equal Justice Initiative, a legal practice dedicated to defending those most desperate and in need: the poor, the wrongly condemned, and women and children trapped in the farthest reaches of our criminal justice system. One o...f his first cases was that of Walter McMillian, a young man who was sentenced to die for a notorious murder he insisted he didn't commit. The case drew Bryan into a tangle of conspiracy, political machination, and legal brinksmanship and transformed his understanding of mercy and justice forever. --Provided by publisher.
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              ISBN 9780812984965
              Released NZ 18 Aug 2015
              Publisher One World
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              Waste: One Woman's Fight Against America's Dirty Secret
                

              Waste: One Woman's Fight Against America's Dirty Secret (Hardback)

              By Flowers, Catherine Coleman; Foreword by Stevenson, Bryan

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              The Erin Brockovich of Sewage tells the riveting story of the environmental justice movement that is firing up rural America, with a foreword by the renowned author of Just Mercy Catherine [Flowers] is a shining example of the power individuals have to make a measurable differenc...e by educating, advocating, and acting on environmental issues . . . [and a] firm advocate for the poor, who recognizes that the climate crisis disproportionately affects the least wealthy and powerful among us. --Al Gore Catherine Flowers grew up in Lowndes County, Alabama, a place that's been called Bloody Lowndes because of its violent, racist history. Once the epicenter of the voting rights struggle, today it's Ground Zero for a new movement that is Flowers's life's work. It's a fight to ensure human dignity through a right most Americans take for granted: basic sanitation. Too many people, especially the rural poor, lack an affordable means of disposing cleanly of the waste from their toilets, and, as a consequence, live amid filth. Flowers calls this America's dirty secret. In this powerful book she tells the story of systemic class, racial, and geographic prejudice that foster Third World conditions, not just in Alabama, but across America, in Appalachia, Central California, coastal Florida, Alaska, the urban Midwest, and on Native American reservations in the West. Worsened by climate change, poor sanitation threatens to bring new public health crises; already, the tropical parasite hookworm, long eradicated in the South, is back. Yet policymakers on all levels have mostly failed to act. Flowers aims to change that. Flowers's book is the inspiring story of the evolution of an activist, from country girl to student civil rights organizer to environmental justice champion at Bryan Stevenson's Equal Justice Initiative on a world stage. It shows how sanitation is becoming too big a problem to ignore as climate change brings sewage to more backyards, and not only those of poor minorities.
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              ISBN 9781620976081
              Released NZ 17 Nov 2020
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              Five Kids and One Gun: A Game to the Death and Hockey Like You Have Never Seen Before
                

              Five Kids and One Gun: A Game to the Death and Hockey Like You Have Never Seen Before (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Stevenson, Bryan

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              In this book I have taken true life events that have actually occurred in my lifetime. My inspiration was about a real life game of Russian roulette. The last soul survivor of five young teenage boys was the one who told me his story. They did not all die from the actual playing ...of the game, but it did cause the boys a deep depression that took their lives, one by one. However, they did not all die the way my book describes. In fact, one of the boys death's was context I used from a real incident that took place when I was growing up. He was my friend. This boy was being bullied by six other teenage boys. After beating him up and ramming his head through a plate glass window of the local paramount theater, he decided to end it all and jump in front of a train. Bullying is a serious matter that can effect young minds in ways that are so horrible, you might not fi nd out what is really going on with them, until it is too late. May Tommy rest in peace. But I could not end this book here. I believe that when something bad happens, there are always good things to fall in its place. So I threw a few twists into my writings. There is a forest on the outskirts of my home town that was declared the historical cottonwoods, in which I use as the setting for this book. Wandering through the forest one day, I discovered a rather large naturally hollowed out cottonwood tree. This is where one lucky boys adventures begin. The boys built a real working elevator inside the tree that would lead to the bottom of a two story tree house they also constructed. But it does not end there. A magical book of secrets reveals itself. In this book it tells the story about an underground city as it really happens. Inside the hollow of the tree and approximately ten feet below the surface, an underground elevator is activated, once the owner of the book comes forward. This will lead to a hallway full of doors, each leading to mystical places beyond your wildest dreams. At the end of the first hal
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              ISBN 9781468587388
              Released NZ 24 Jul 2012
              Publisher AuthorHouse
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              The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life, Freedom, and Justice
               

              The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life, Freedom, and Justice (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Hinton, Anthony Ray; Hardin, Lara Love; Introduction by Stevenson, Bryan

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              A powerful, revealing story of hope, love, justice, and the power of reading by a man who spent thirty years on death row for a crime he didn't commit. An amazing and heartwarming story, it restores our faith in the inherent goodness of humanity. - Archbishop Desmond Tutu In 1985..., Anthony Ray Hinton was arrested and charged with two counts of capital murder in Alabama. Stunned, confused, and only twenty-nine years old, Hinton knew that it was a case of mistaken identity and believed that the truth would prove his innocence and ultimately set him free. But with no money and a different system of justice for a poor black man in the South, Hinton was sentenced to death by electrocution. He spent his first three years on Death Row at Holman State Prison in agonizing silence--full of despair and anger toward all those who had sent an innocent man to his death. But as Hinton realized and accepted his fate, he resolved not only to survive, but find a way to live on Death Row. For the next twenty-seven years he was a beacon--transforming not only his own spirit, but those of his fellow inmates, fifty-four of whom were executed mere feet from his cell. With the help of civil rights attorney and bestselling author of Just Mercy, Bryan Stevenson, Hinton won his release in 2015. With a foreword by Stevenson, The Sun Does Shine is an extraordinary testament to the power of hope sustained through the darkest times. Destined to be a classic memoir of wrongful imprisonment and freedom won, Hinton's memoir tells his dramatic thirty-year journey and shows how you can take away a man's freedom, but you can't take away his imagination, humor, or joy.
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              ISBN 9781250309471
              Released NZ 4 Jun 2019
              Publisher St. Martin's Griffin
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              Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption
                

              Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption (Audio CD / Audio)

              Read by Stevenson, Bryan

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              ISBN 9780553550603
              Released NZ 21 Oct 2014
              Publisher Random House
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