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Inside Books Project

If you have a loved one or friend who is currently incarcerated in a Texas prison, the Inside Books Project is an all volunteer, non-profit organization that sends free books and educational material to prisoners throughout the state of Texas.

Literacy rates can be low in the prison system, and the Inside Books Project is helping to promote education, literacy and reading. In addition, the Inside Books Project helps to educated the public about issues connected with incarceration.

Studies have shown that the more education a prisoner receives while incarcerated, the less likelihood that they will commit a crime and return to prison. Many prison libraries have little constructive educational reading material available to prisoners, and much of the material is heavily censored as well.

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