I had great expectations for this book as i enjoy this genre but i found it read more like a series of articles rather than an actual “story”. Some fool gave this book one star and called it depressing. I had great expectations for this book as i enjoy this genre but i found it read more like a series of articles rather than an actual “story”. Please review your cart. Some succeed, but for the ones who get caught, their lives will never be the same. I found Hotel K to have great depth and detail.
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Waiting to Be Heard. It exposes the jail’s role in supplying high-grade drugs to the outside, the gang that rules the jail through terror, the corruption that means anything is for sale, and the squalor and misery endured by prisoners.
I came on a holiday to bali,and read this book on the first day. Am a huge fan of this author after reading both her Bali books now Snowing in Bali and Hotel Kerobokan. It’s not like a normal place. Many of my friends think the same thing too. Maybe its just me, but i found this to hotel kerobokan ebook an odd choice of word, not to mention there also seemed to be quite a few spelling mistakes in this book.
Loved this book for the wild stories and would recommend it to everyone – unless you are squemish.
Hotel Kerobokan by Kathryn Bonella
She tells the story from inside the prison from inmate’s some deserving a life in prison some not BUT the torture some recieve is a crime in its self. This book left me with my mouth agape!! Yet another great read from Kathryn Bonella! Kathryn Bonella lived in London for several ebkok, freelancing for numerous English and American television programmes, magazines and newspapers. The hotel kerobokan ebook really take you in and are very personalised, you get a real feeling of what it would be like to live in that prison.
Read this before you go. Return to Book Page. Psychopaths being incarcerated continue to wage even more terror inside, and sometimes you can’t help but wonder whether repentance and redemption are ever hotel kerobokan ebook for these inmates. I think if the author had focused more on explaining the individual prisoners personal stories it would have made for a more structured read, rather than jumping back and forth to v I had great expectations for this book as i enjoy this genre but i found it read more like a series of articles rather than an actual “story”.
Welcome to Hotel Kerobokan, the ironic nickname for Kerobokan Jail, Bali’s most notorious prison, and home to a procession of the infamous and the tragic: Nov 19, Justine rated it it was amazing. That is how keroboka this book is.
Feb 01, Eddy rated it hote, was amazing. Read if interested in the justice system under a corrupt government. One of my best books I’ve read. The Murder of Allison Baden-Clay.
As a previous reviewer mentioned, if you want to read a gritty, well written and honest account about a third world prison I suggest you read Marching Powder or for a lighter but equally well written book try The Damage Done: Inmates are very candid in sharing their experiences in Hotel K. The truth about the dark heart of Bali explodes off the page. Item s unavailable for purchase. I don’t normally share what Hotel kerobokan ebook read with others, but this is an exception.
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Books by Kathryn Bonella. A must read for anyone who wants to travel to these areas!!
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Mar 17, Christopher rated it it was amazing. Hotel K is well researched and well written. I thought this would be a good time to read this book as 2 hotel kerobokan ebook the Australian smugglers known as The Bali 9 face execution before the end of the month.
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