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It’s gripping and emotional, and sensitive readers damieh advised to take it in stages. That was their rebellion This was written on the endpages of the book: Overdrive Media 5 E-book: Jan 15, Tiffany rated it it was amazing.

Children’s and Adolescent Literature 20 Genre: Boston Public Library Tags: That was Nov 2, They have since been set free after pleading the Alford plea. If you are looking for a literary masterpiece this is not the book for you, understandably Echols has been stunted in almost all possible ways.

Damien Echols is one of three West Memphis teenagers tried and wrongfully convicted in the murder of three children. Comments 4 Trackbacks 0 Leave a comment Trackback.

Almost Home I have followed this case for seven years and have always been fascinated with Damien. The notion of death row and wrongly being sent to itbeing from a country that doesn’t participate in capital punishment, creates further disbelief and disgust.

Sep 09, Cheryl rated it it was amazing.


I am following The west Memphis case for years now. DNA evidence failed to connect Echols or his co-defendents to the crime. I can not recommend this boo This is the memoir told in Damien’s one of the West Memphis Three own words from prison. Although the writing leaves some to be desired, this book isnt as badly written as some of the other crap on the market and it really is entertaining.

Almost Home: My Life Story by Damien Echols

He was sentenced in at the age of 18 along with his best friend Jason Baldwin 17 and Jessie Mskelley About this product Synopsis Almost Home is a message to you from a faraway place.

Jul 31, Angiebaby rated it liked it. It is a ecuols 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.

I knew,even then,that this was a pure witch hunt.

Xamien writings are very articulant and outspoken. An incredible story of an incredible injustice. The word “magick” is found on almost every page and there 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. Lists with This Book.

Feb 06, Nancy rated it it was amazing. I walked out of Bridgewater the next day.

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This is a book to read if you want to get a sense of what an unjust legal system does to it’s victims. Aug 04, Candi Berry rated it it was amazing. But a lot of the time, when he’s myy about particular feelings–man, I get him.

Two were given life imprisonment and the supposed ring leader, Damien Echols was sent to death row. I have followed this case for seven years and have always been fascinated with Damien.


He was on death row for the murder of three 8 year old boys. Written by Damien himself. I was dumbfounded then how something like that could happen in today’s society, and dumbfounded yet again reading this book. Damien mainly recounts his youth in ‘My Life Story’ and what led up to his years on death row.

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

It’s an amazing story. I can say that this book, at times, made me efhols a lot of different emotions from fury, shock, sadness but also it made m I devoured ddamien book from the moment I began reading it. I am one reader who is eagerly awaiting Volume Two!

They lack the bravery to be police officers and they have no balls when it comes to be a criminal. A former student — now the head of the ACLU club at the school where I work — recommended this to me. That is deeply reflected in his writing and I say that in the nicest way, as I don’t blame him.

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Almost Home: My Life Story

This is not a criticism of Echols. There are plenty of other books and films to check out from there, and Almost Home is one of the worthwhile. If you can’t find it, Damien just published his more recent sgory story, Life After Death, which is available on amazon and also worth buying.