Books by Christopher Zoukis

Christopher Zoukis has written several books that helps prisoners, families of prisoners and organizations that help prisoners. On this page you can learn more about these books or purchase them.

Federal Prison Handbook: The Definitive Guide to Surviving the Federal Bureau of Prisons

The Federal Prison Handbook is the definitive guide to surviving incarceration in a federal prison.  It teaches individuals facing incarceration, prisoners who are already inside, and their friends and family everything they need to know to protect themselves and their rights.

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College for Convicts

College for Convicts: The Case for Higher Education in American Prisons highlights the various benefits of college education for prisoners, with proven data highlighting how educating prisoners brings a reduction in crime and social disruption, reduced domestic spending and a rise in quality of life.




Directory of Federal Prisons

The Directory of Federal Prisons:’s Federal Bureau of Prisons Facility Directory by Christopher Zoukis and Dr. Randall Radic (Middle Street Publishing, 2014) is a federal prison directory providing the contact information and character profile of every federal prison and private contract prison.


Education Behind Bars: A Win-Win Strategy for Maximum Security

Education Behind Bars by Christopher Zoukis is both a reference guide and a social policy title. The most comprehensive study of prison education on the market to date, this book offers a relatively simple, inexpensive solution to some of our nations most burdensome problems.