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Too much 'Ado'
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011 by MLR Publishers. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Too much ‘Ado’ is a poetry book that tackles some of the major prejudices within the world; this includes race, homosexuality, and children with disabilities. In addition the poem speaks to the heart, reminding us that relationships can be very difficult.
When Old Men Die
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Series: Truman Smith Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,200. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Truman "Tru" Smith is a PI who'd rather be reading Faulkner or fishing on his beloved Galveston Island than solving mysteries, so when his friend Dino asks for help, Tru at first demurs. With some not-very-subtle arm twisting, Dino finally persuades Tru to investigate the disappearance of Old Harry, a homeless vagrant whom Dino and his family have "adopted."
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Implementing the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program (IS-420) - EFSP, Homeless Assistance, Grant Payment, National and Local Boards, Food Banks
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,170. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides an overview of the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program.
Birds of Paradise
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,540. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When trucker Joe-Mack picks up a runaway in Vegas and drops him in Hollywood, he offers to help him if the need arises. When the call comes, Joe-Mack becomes embroiled in Freddie’s life along with Starlet, the homeless girl who desires stardom. The three have in common a search for love and a place to belong.
Far From Luck
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
At the crossroads where the Great Depression and the Great Recession meet, Charles O'Hay's poignant and often edgy words remind us that we're sometimes Far From Luck.
Change of Venue
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Price: $11.25 USD. Words: 45,000. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Homeless veterans in Baltimore are found with their internal organs missing.The Department of Defense has gotten involved, especially after a high-ranking war hero has gone off the map without a trace. A lawyer, an ex-judge, a pair of homicide detectives, and even the President of the United States have joined forces to bring down this evil organization.
Run The World
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,960. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
Why do kids run away? How many are there? Is there a reason for runaways, a function, I mean? If you’ve ever wondered why runaways are what they are, this is the book for you. Aspects of transient and deviant behaviors are pit against more complacent and insular notions of culture. Just when you thought it was safe to be at home, runaways abound.
Pawns are but Poor Men
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A play in two acts for 2 m and 2 f. In the summer of the year 2006, a team consisting of two men and two women discover a serum to stop the aging process for an undeterminable period. The group knows the power of their discovery: If the government or the drug industry finds the formula they will either keep the discovery secret or use it to their advantage. The group agrees to test the formula.
Power Lines in the Rain
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 81,470. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
When a young man ends a three-year relationship with his girlfriend he embarks on a quest to coast through life only to encounter three people who force him to grow in ways he never imagined possible.
Mercy - three micro-fiction pieces
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Three micro-fictions that revolve around homelessness. The first two, "Poor Tree" and the title story, look at characters who wrestle with who they are and what they want without home or family to consider. The third, "Padre," examines the other side of the equation--the lives and faith of those who sacrifice their sanity and well-being on a mission to help out homeless, traumatized teenagers.