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The Santa Shop
By Tim Greaton
Price: Free! Words: 39,330. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010 by Focus House Publishing. Category: Fiction
Skip Ralstat is a man so steeped in grief that life seems no longer possible. After the death of his wife and child, Skip blames himself. He has given up his friends, his job, and even his home. Now, homeless, he survives on the mean streets of Albany. He knows he can't go on, that life must end. But will it? Come join Skip on his most unusual road to redemption.
Crossing Over
By Joy Arnett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,180. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2010. Category: Fiction
Crossing Over is a book about change; places where we step over lines, where lines dissolve and reappear in our lives. The beautiful poetry in this book captures everything from the plight of the homeless to crossing over the line of sanity into the shadowy world of the mentally ill. Between the words is the constant theme of embracing the changes in your life with hope for a better tomorrow.
21st Century Essential Guide to HUD Programs and Housing Grants – Volume Two, Major Programs, Housing for the Elderly (Section 202) and Disabled (Section 811), Homeless Assistance, Applications
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,780. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Federal documents on HUD programs and housing grants - provides extensive information on housing grants and programs: * Housing for the Elderly (Section 202) Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly Program for very low-income persons 62 years of age or older. Homeless Assistance Continuum of Care (CoC) to assist homeless persons to move to permanent housing; plus much more.
At The Edge of Nowhere
By J. Daniel Sawyer
Series: The Lombard Alchemist Tales, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2011 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction
Spend enough time at the end of your rope, and you'll make some bad choices--make enough of them, and your choices start making themselves. But when you're a nineteen year old boy living on the streets with no money for food, you find salvation anywhere you can. Maybe in a dumpster, or a brothel, or a gun. Or maybe in a creepy, cold pawn shop, in a broken down city at the edge of nowhere.
How To Get Food Stamps, Welfare And Other Benefits
By Andrew Dolan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,360. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
How To Get Food Stamps, Welfare, Subsidized Cell Phones, Subsidized Housing, Heating Bills Assistance And Other Benefits When You Are Unemployed Or Underemployed
Give Us this Day Our Daily Bread
By Richard Davidson
Series: Lord's Prayer Mystery Series, Volume II. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,960. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Category: Fiction
Arthur Blake, Pastor of Parkville United Methodist Church, has to deal with the aftereffects of a traumatic communion incident. Working with the police and federal agencies, he discovers that the terror of the initial event is minor compared with threatened future disasters. The investigation is interwoven with several relationship situations that affect the final outcome.
Toaster
By David J. Avila
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Category: Fiction
A hobo comes across a broken toaster that mysteriously makes toast when he plugs it into his butt.
Veteran Homelessness: Department of Veterans Affairs Homeless Assessment Report to Congress
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,260. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
This report is the result of ongoing collaboration between HUD and the VA to understand the extent and nature of homelessness among veterans in the United States. The information presented in this report is intended to inform public policymakers, local practitioners and the general public about veteran homelessness.
Monkey: An Indian Tale
By Jules Okapi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,070. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction
Tugli lives happily in a metal box on a friendly street where vendors hawk wares and a Buddhist stupa sits at his back. Everything pretty much goes the same way for a long time, until one day, the pickle lady stops delivering the pickles. After that, a disgruntled monkey, a three-legged dog and a kindly old woman pretty much disrupt the course of Tugli’s life forever...
My Story - The Inevitable Way of Life
By Hannah Jane
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,740. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
The incredible story of a great love that overnight turned into a nightmare. About one amazing woman who had a fight with the adversity of fate from the first steps of birth until today, but she did not loose nothing of her beauty, courage, believe for good and strong faith to the God, who became as her spare father, guide and protector.