Nomad Books

For Immediate Release

Contact: J. M. Wieland

QUEEN CREEK, Arizona,  — The United States incarcerates more citizens than any other industrialized nation in the world. The U.S. has just 5% of the world's population, but holds 25% of the entire world's prisoners. What happens when those people are set free and need to find food, clothing, homes, jobs and self-respect? How do we expect our crime and recidivism rates to drop if we leave this population of Americans out to dry without offering some form of help?
The only way to lower the criminal recidivism rate in the United States is by offering help for those who have made mistakes in the past. Getting Out: success after incarceration is dedicated to providing a general direction for those moving from incarceration back into normal society. It is written from the perspective of a convicted felon in order to help others get back on their feet by finding decent jobs, safe places to live, stronger relationships and forming supports so they will not reoffend.

This book is meant for any family, friends or person with a criminal conviction looking to renter society after prison or jail incarceration. Getting Out explores the steps to organizing the life of a convicted criminal and how to approach many of the hurdles that get in the way of simple happiness and security like finding work, a place to live and rebuilding relationships.

  • Guiding criminals in reentering society
  • Helping felons and criminals find work
  • Helping those with a past conviction find places to live
  • Rebuilding lost relationships
  • Exploring our current legal system
  • Breaking the stigma of "criminal for life"
  • Dealing with the loss of civil rights

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Book Facts:
Title: Getting Out: Success After Incarceration
Publisher: Nomad Books via Create Space
ISBN-13: 978-1539052548
ASIN: 1539052548
Paperback Price: $12.35
Kindle Price: $6.99, or free on Amazon Unlimited

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About the Author
J. M. Wieland is a storyteller and creative who grew up all over the United States working in the fields of writing, marketing, design and business strategy. He is a graduate from the School of Business at Grand Canyon University with a B.S. in Marketing and is pursuing another B.S. in Computer Information Technology from Northern Arizona University. He resides in Queen Creek, Arizona with his two beautiful daughters and amazing wife.

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