Karla Faye Tucker Set Free

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Karla Faye Tucker Set Free

By Linda Strom

Shaw Books, Paperback, 9780877887751, 240pp.

Publication Date: March 7, 2000


This gripping story about the first woman executed in Texas in over one hundred years draws on accounts from family, prisoners, government officials, and friends to show how God used a remarkable woman to reach countless lives with a message of redemption and joy. Linda Strom, Tucker's spiritual advisor and close friend for eleven years, includes photographs as well as excerpts from Tucker's letters and interviews.

About the Author
Linda Strom is Associate Professor of English at Youngstown State University, where she serves as Coordinator of Workforce Education and teaches working-class studies and composition. She has published articles in Women's Studies Quarterly, Radical Teacher, and Writing Instructor.