Books

The Prisoner’s Herbal

This is a herbal medicine book written by an ex-prisoner for people in prison who want to learn about the medicinal properties of plants commonly found in prison courtyards. It contains ten detailed plant profiles, as well as instructions on how to prepare plant medicines in prison. There is also a section on wound care and how to connect with plant allies. Learn more about the book.

Buy a copy: Every ebook purchased will cover the cost of posting the book to a prisoner – https://solidarityapothecary.org/product/the-prisoners-herbal-ebook

Physical copies will be available early September from Active Distribution.


Overcoming Burnout

This book is about overcoming burnout, linking the author’s journey of recovery with wider systemic forces such as classism, sexism and power dynamics in groups, poverty, chronic illness and ableism, as well as grief and trauma from prison and state repression. It is a call for models of mutual aid and collective care. Learn more about the book.

Buy a copy: This book is a prisoner support benefit. Funds will be used for the Solidarity Apothecary and other prisoner support related projects. Buy a copy of the ebook: https://solidarityapothecary.org/product/overcoming-burnout-ebook/

Physical copies will be available early September from Active Distribution.