Get a FREE Books of the Moment  sampler!
Check Out These
21 Books You’ve Been Meaning to Read
See the List
Best Seller
The Hot House by Pete Earley

The Hot House

The Hot House by Pete Earley
Mass Market Paperback
Feb 01, 1993 | 464 Pages
See All Formats (1) +
  • Ebook $7.99

    Nov 09, 2011 | 464 Pages

Product Details

Praise

“A page-turner, as compelling and evocative as the finest novel. The best book on prison I’ve ever read.”—Jonathan Kellerman
 
“Reporting at its very finest.”Los Angeles Times
 
“The book is a large act of courage, its subject an important one, and . . . [Pete] Earley does it justice.”The Washington Post Book World
 
“[A] riveting, fiercely unsentimental book . . . To [Earley’s] credit, he does not romanticize the keepers or the criminals. His cool and concise prose style serves him well. . . . This is a gutsy book.”Chicago Tribune
 
“Harrowing . . . an exceptional work of journalism.”Detroit Free Press
 
“If you’re going to read any book about prison, The Hot House is the one. . . . It is the most realistic, unbuffed account of prison anywhere in print.”Kansas City Star
 
“A superb piece of reporting.”—Tom Clancy

Looking for More Great Reads?
Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now
Back to Top