Orange Is The New Black: My Year In A Women's Prison

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#11187-424 by Piper Kerman is a memoir taken from the book Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison. It follows the personal account of a women, Piper Kerman’s first day in a women’s prison in Danbury, Connecticut. Kerman offers us a view, in the first person of how a women’s prison environment feels. Over a decade later, the past has finally caught up with Piper Kerman. She is now on her way to self-surrender for a little over a year long prison sentence. She goes on to describe exactly what she was feeling throughout her entire first day. Through most of her day Piper seemed humiliated, and when her fiancé, Larry left she felt a cloud of fear and panic over her, it had finally hit her that she was in prison. It’s not what she

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