Books tagged: homeless

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The Mission
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When a homeless woman and child show up in the alleyway, Max is captivated by the child. The little one stares at him with the most amazing gray eyes Max ever saw. He's not supposed to help them. In fact, if he lets them in the warehouse, he risks losing his job as night watchman. Then he'll be out on the street, too, and yet, Max cannot turn his back on the homeless child.
Death of a Talisman
You set the price! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A retired newspaper columnist looks into the anonymous death of a man in his old home town.
Entertaining Angels
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,370. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A Christian Short Story - Patty Howell writes with her emotions; she'll make you cry, but in a good way. In this short story, Gwen finds a very handsome man that comes to her rescue on that snowy winter night. In the mix, they come across a child that is alone and much too young to be on the streets by herself. This little girl brings joy, love, and hope to them. She is also taught there is a God.
Boxer Hobo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,390. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
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When a homeless alcoholic boxer wakes up in a Tasmanian Neuro-Trauma ward with a fractured skull, doctors inform him he won't be able to box or drink alcohol ever again. That's not an option for this thirsty pugilist, after all, he took up boxing to keep off the grog. In his determination to get well and fight again, Johnny Noctor, The Hobo, regularly runs to the top of Mt Wellington.
Skye Blue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,080. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Fourteen year old Skye's love and loyalty for her older brother, who has raised her since she was small, is fierce. As her brother's behavior becomes increasingly destructive, Skye must figure out how to balance love for her brother with keeping herself safe.
Sometimes When I'm Dumping
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Sometimes When I'm Dumping is a dissertation on the fecal arts. Part humor, part metaphysics - it is the quintessential bathroom book. This book is not for the faint of farted. It is the gift that keeps on flushing. Read one today and you will laugh every time you sit on anything made of porcelain again!
Don't
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
“Don’t” Is an E-book by Dr. Christopher Handy, Ph.D. This e-book is a careful examination as to where we need to be in life. The word DON'T is the standard contraction for do not.
Brothers and Bones
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,810. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Federal prosecutor Charlie Beckham's life turns upside down when a deranged homeless man calls him by a secret nickname known by only one other person in the world—Charlie's brother, who's been missing for thirteen years. Charlie needs answers, and his search for them will take him down Boston's darkest streets, into its blackest alleys, and right into the heart of the city's criminal underworld.
Transit.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 610. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
A proem about the tube, the subway, all the adventures you'll have, all the people you'll meet, or see, throughout several weeks of wonder, maybe years of perspective, all fit into the thimble that the universe came from. Where upon you can give them the old finger and fly off the handle.
Luminary
Price: Free! Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Inspirational
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In this short story, Christie, a relapsed alcoholic, faces her first Christmas apart from her children. As she window-shops for gifts her ex-husband won’t allow her to give, she finds a family huddled around a fire in the alley behind the store. If she wants to offer help, she must face her own fractured heart.