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One thing he says in the book stoyr that he has taught himself to be a good writer and that’s exactly what it is, I know for sure if he published other things i’d read them, I found his writing to be intelligent, honest, clever and funny. He was on death row for the murder of three 8 year old boys.

Having followed the story of the West Memphis Three for many years I was interested in reading Echols own words and learning more about his life firsthand. It is damiien not just a story, but a journey of professed innocence, a testament to the endurance of a wronged soul and salvation most profound found from within thick, guarded, unnecessary walls in which it was penned.

Almost Home : My Life Story by Damien Echols (2005, Paperback)

Jul 31, Angiebaby rated it liked it. Two were given life imprisonment and the supposed ring leader, Damien Echols was sent to death row. Boston Public Library Tags: That was their rebellion Hopefully justice will soon be had for the WM3 as I feel Echols has much to offer society, he just needs to be able to live as a free man and come into his own.


He was me at that age. Spiritual and Self-Help 3 Genre: Overdrive Media 5 E-book: For over 10 years Damien has been an inmate on death row for a crime he did not commit.

They were meant to be. I rate this book 5 stars, not necessarily due to its being a literary wonder, but because of its subject matter. It just so happened that I read echold books at the same time about the great shame of the US prison system.

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Read this book and know the truth about him. Nov 15, Aurora Dimitre rated it it was amazing Shelves: That was Nov 2, I am now more convinced than ever that this man did not commit the murders that he was imprisoned for 17 years ago. Echols, in his short autobiography he wrote a couple more in the last few yearsdocumented how a flawed Arkansas justice system sentence him to death.

It is an urgent message from death row; the whole story of who Damien Echols really is.

Almost Home: My Life Story

I picked this book up because there’s a poster in the library of Margaret Cho encouraging us to read and she’s echolz this book. Deep in some Arkansas backwoods three little innocent 8 year old boys were mercilessly murdered and adding insult to travesty the local police began a witch hunt and brutally victimized three more boys only 8, 9, and 10 years older. Almoet really knocked me down.

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It’s so uncredibly sad how everyone in Damien’s life failed him Than draw your own conclusions.

“Almost Home: My Life Story, Vol 1,” Damien Echols | What really knocks me out

South Africa 1 Setting: Couldn’t put it down. It is a message from a foot by 9-foot cell in a cinderblock building surrounded by coils of razor wire in the middle of a dirt field in Arkansas. He has spent 18 years in jail for a crime he’s not guilty of.

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The lowest-priced item in unused and unworn condition with absolutely no danien of wear. Aug 23, Adrian z added it Shelves: I have always been fascinated with this case and found this book to be a great addition to anyone looking to hear from Damien Echols in the first person.

BUT, a writer he is not.

Then there was the level of religious fear and small mindedness of people against someone who looked different. Open Preview See a Problem? Washington DC 1 To read 2 Weekly update 4. Sep 09, Cheryl rated it it was amazing.