Books tagged: homeless people

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Matthew Desmond’s EVICTED: Poverty and Profit in the American City | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
In this brilliant, heartbreaking book, Matthew Desmond takes us into the poorest neighborhoods of Milwaukee to tell the story of eight families on the edge. Based on years of embedded fieldwork, this masterful book transforms our understanding of extreme poverty and economic exploitation while providing fresh ideas for solving a devastating, uniquely American problem.
A Cut Above Discrimination
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is the story of one woman's fight against discrimination towards the homeless and needy. Helena fought back by offering hair care and grooming services FREE of charge to all in need. Only to have her plans and ideas thwarted by government regulations.
The Man From Royal Street
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,510. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Twists and turns abound in this historically inspired novel as William Sutcliffe, a vampire, flees to avoid arrest after his wife, Rachel, is murdered by a former associate. Swearing to avenge her murder, he begins a journey that spans 230 years and eventually culminates in a showdown between the forces of good and the forces of evil.
In Plain Sight
Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.00)
The invasion of Earth is well under way. The invaders are biding their time and increasing their numbers, hiding right in front of us; hiding in plain sight...
From A Caregiver's Point Of View
Series: For One Night Only, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,590. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
For it is in giving that we receive ... A slowly evolving spiritual quest takes the narrator of From a Caregiver's Point of View to a multitude of intentional communities over a roughly twenty year period, beginning in Glasgow, Scotland and culminating in Jacksonville, Florida. What does he learn from these experiences and how does his search impact the lives of the people he interacts with?
With or Without
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
collection of poems that tell the story of three individuals learning about homelessness and the people involved.
A Secret Encounter (Amish Secrets - Book 2)
Series: Amish Secrets. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,310. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Amish & Mennonite
Shunned in his late teens, Joseph Bender has lived a difficult life the past few years. He's convinced he's finished with the Amish and God, until he meets kindhearted Anna Smucker. Life on the streets is a stark contrast to the comforts of an Amish community. Will Joe be able to overcome the trials set before him to find a new life of love? Can a secret encounter change his life forever? 225pages
The Best Little Christmas Ever
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013 by Metamorphosis Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Schew and his family are new to Earth and want to celebrate Christmas. But how? And what is Christmas anyway? Will they find out in this silly story? Ten thousand light strands later... Silly Science Fiction Short Story.
Nobody's Child
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,340. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It's a cold dreary winter as Oakland private investigator Jeri Howard looks for a little lost child. The toddler's mother was murdered and it looks like this is a child that nobody wants.
Tess and All Kinds
Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(5.00)
Tess lives with Grandma Wilma now. Grandma manages a storage facility, and Tess watches people come and go. She places them in categories, and for a seven-year old she has some insightful thoughts.