New PDF release: Bluebird Song

By Morrison Phelps

BLUEBIRD tune is a narrative for adults who care approximately adolescence matters, and feature the braveness to examine kids in lockup.

Based on decades of educating incarcerated childrens, writer Morrison Phelps offers an extraordinary glimpse into the lives of younger felons and the adults who supervise them. informed from “inside the fence,” Bluebird music facilities on 5 unforgettable characters whose interplay is marked by way of darkish drama, secret, mounting rigidity and humor that levels from sophisticated to ribald. those tale parts culminate in a fateful coup de grâce that might depart a few readers with a feeling of disappointment and resignation, whereas others will locate desire and idea.

The atmosphere is the Pacific Northwest the place Cedar Grove Correctional Facility for Boys (not an exact position) operates a faculty for the inmates. one of the college there’s a veteran instructor who some time past used to be a tender idealist. yet now burned-out and disaffected he’s given up on “these dead-end kids.” unusually, he reports a transformation of angle with the arriving of a brand new boy who turns out to have a mysterious goal for being one of the others.

Artfully crafted, Bluebird music is either heartwarming and tragic because it captures the power, humor, techniques, edgy habit and expressions of incarcerated youth.

Themes comprise: coming of age, betrayal, concern of religion and a point of view on near-death studies that provides a distinction to present popular culture books concerning the hereafter.


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