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The Unvarnished Truth about the Prison Family Journey

by Carolyn Esparza, LPC, and Phillip Don Yow Sr.

One frantic call from the local jail catapults an entire family on a frightening journey that no family would wish to travel. Their traumatic journey encounters endless frustration and infuriating madness from which there is no escape. Millions of Americans are traumatized by the mass incarceration in this country.


The Unvarnished Truth about the Prison Family Journey is an exceptional resource for prison families, as well as those serving them in the fields of criminal justice, education, ministry, and mental health care. The authors have over fifty years of combined personal and professional experience with the criminal justice system.


They weave graphic personal, legal and emotional perspectives into a rare and boldly honest look at the realities faced by prison families. They offer encouragement and hope for successfully navigating the journey.

$34.99 incl. S/H & Tracking.

Due To EXPERIENCE - All books shipped SEPARATELY to ensure unnecessary prison mail room delays. All book prices below INCLUDE Shipping & Handling with Tracking.

The Unvarnished Truth about the Prison Family Journey...

    • Publisher ‏ : ‎ CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (June 18, 2013)
    • Language ‏ : ‎ English
    • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 326 pages
    • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1490392386
    • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1490392387
    • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 15.4 ounces
    • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 5.98 x 0.68 x 9.02 inches
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