Books tagged: homelessness

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Short Story - Natural Selection
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
"They're watching me! Even when I have my back to them I know they're watching me. It's just jealousy. They don't understand! I'm the one who understands. Their puny minds just don't understand genius. I've studied genius. They say that a hairsbreadth is the dividing line between madness and genius." A disturbing first-person exploration of insanity masquerading as genius. Read on..
A Place To Call Home
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Price: Free! Words: 49,950. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
After a harrowing escape from a bad foster home, Ron and Sarah find themselves on the streets of Toronto. Alone, and with nowhere to go, they seek refuge at a charitable shelter. Yet when the truth catches up to them, their luck runs out and the foster siblings find themselves back where they started. Will Ron and Sarah ever find a place to call home?
How To Be a Homeless Frenchman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,110. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
How To Be a Homeless Frenchman tells a tale of two countries, France and the US, bound together in weird and wonderful ways by war, music, and the love of good cheese. Surprising, lyrical, and laugh-out-loud funny, How To Be a Homeless Frenchman is an exploration of just how much happiness can be found in being a smelly Frenchman on a sunny day.
The Santa Solution
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Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The North Pole is melting and it's a disaster for Christmas worldwide, as Santa's enclave is being pulled apart by the whether. Or was that Weather? Whether or not you believe, you will be enchanted with the courage and faith that ended up resurrecting our whole world, as Santa and the children of the world find solutions.
From Riches to Rags: My Direct Approach to Solving Homelessness and How I Got My Ass Kicked
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,570. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
I spent a year attempting to solve homelessness as a 23 year old recent college graduate. Inspired by the Jesuit ideals ingrained in me through my Catholic education, I pulled the homeless off the streets to live with them and attempted to help them get jobs. However, balancing my days in corporate America and my nights with the homeless created frequent conflicts.
Augusta Boulevard Fortuneteller
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Series: Novellas, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
What harm can it do to glimpse the future? Researcher Grace Matthews watches customers cross the Augusta Boulevard fortuneteller's threshold but then never come out. Does the fortuneteller reassure customers or prey on them? Forces she doesn't understand and cannot control draw Grace inside to a fate she never imagined.
America Finding Her Way
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Price: Free! Words: 53,830. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Sweet Land of Fire: Rebellion. New York, 1970. the 24 hours before the “Weatherman house” on 11th street explodes. Native Land: Rejuvenation. The rebirth of a family to serve their nation by following their delinquent child’s dreams. Tracking Blood White: American magic: A dying red-neck town’s struggle with its Native American neighbors and the killer bear that haunts the mountain they share
Blades (whole four-part series)
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Series: Blades, Book 5. Price: $14.49 USD. Words: 165,510. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Are heroes born or made? When a 12-year-old kid and his widowed father move to a big metropolis from a coastal city, a fatal tragedy begins a chain of events that tests the courage, self-reliance, integrity and survival skills of the boy. Set in many parts of Australia plus California, over a 5-year period, Blades follows his journey to adulthood and looks at the many lives he saves along the way.
My Not-So-Ordinary Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"My Not-So-Ordinary Life" is a memoir that tells the author’s life story up to age 28. The book reminisces about her innocent times in childhood, reveals the difficult experiences she faced in adolescence, and shows how she persevered and changed her life as an adult. The message of the book is: Life has its ups and downs but, ultimately, you will be okay, and maybe even good, in the end.
A Vision for Humanity -- Moving Mankind in the Right Direction, Rev. 3
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / General
Where is the world going? Do the people have a clear direction of life? The world constantly talks about creating peace in the world. Yet, it still practices the business of solving its problems through wars, fighting and killing. This book offers hope and peace by inspiring mankind a vision to move towards unity, equality, and oneness in the world.