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Parkhurst Tales 2

Parkhurst Tales 2

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In this second volume recounting tales of true crime, Norman Parker delves deeper into the murky, shocking world that exists behind the locked doors of Britain's most notorious jail.

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Norman Parker served twenty-four years in multiple prisons across the UK, including the notorious HMP Parkhurst, after being convicted of murder in 1970. While incarcerated, Parker spent long periods of time in solitary confinement. He studied and gained an honours Open University degree, and published Parkhurst Tales based on his experiences in the prison. It became a best-seller, and he has published similar books depicting life in prison. In 2003, he gained a masters degree in Crimin...more