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A life in the balance : the Billy Wayne Sinclair story

Author: Billy Wayne Sinclair; Jodie Sinclair
Publisher: New York : Arcade Pub., ©2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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We all know that life in prison ain't grand, but the utter horror of it springs from the pages of this autobiography, written by a one-time death-row inmate. Billy Wayne Sinclair is now serving a reduced 90-year sentence for murdering a Baton Rouge convenience store owner in a robbery gone wrong more than three decades ago. His story of an adult life spent in one of Louisiana's harshest prisons is amazing, not only  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Sinclair, Billy Wayne, 1945-
Life in the balance.
New York : Arcade Pub., ©2012
(OCoLC)781144010
Named Person: Billy Wayne Sinclair; Billy Wayne Sinclair
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Billy Wayne Sinclair; Jodie Sinclair
ISBN: 9781611451023 1611451027
OCLC Number: 829147482
Notes: "A journey from murder to redemption inside America's worst prison systm."
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 339 pages) : illustrations
Responsibility: Billy Wayne Sinclair and Jodie Sinclair ; with an introduction by Richard Hand.

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Sentenced to death in 1965 at age twenty for an unpremeditated murder during the bungled holdup of a convenience store, Billy Wayne spent his first seven prison years on death row. When the death  Read more...

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This is a powerful tale, and readers will be shaken by the sorrow, greed, and corruption they encounter in it. A numbing tale of crime, punishment, and redemption.

 
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