Books tagged: slum

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The Ghetto Survival Guide for Blacks and Latinos
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,050. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2009 by XTC Media. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Get in... Get Out.. Keep it moving! Useful hints tips an advice that somehow has gotten lost while we have been chasing a dream not our own! Written for the Black and Latin urban dweller... However good advice is good advice for any race!
Winter Hunt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,330. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In a bleak winter. a young girl and a cashiered army officer are sought by a fearsome criminal gang. The author, a historian, takes readers into sordid inns, dank prisons, workhouses and squalid tenements and introduces them to the many colourful characters who people this adventure tale: law-breakers and law-makers, quack doctors, actors and that coolest of killers, the monstrous Teddy Kellett.
The Open Gate of Mercy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,660. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
As the Parish Priest for the Catholic community living beside Bangkok’s main slaughterhouse and founder of the Human Development Foundation - Mercy Centre, Father Joe has been walking arm in arm with his brothers, sisters, aunties, uncles, grannies, and children in the city’s slums for over 40 years.
Friendships of Gold
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,900. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Tony lives with the nightmare of what he did as a soldier in Vietnam. It consumes him day and night. He finally returns to Asia and rents a small house in a Bangkok slum where he hopes to live the rest of his life anonymously and in silence. But the people of Soi 4 Community begin to befriend Tony even though he tries hard to resist. Through the persistence of these friends, Tony is slowly dra
The Stone Buddha's Tears
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 28,260. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
S.P. Somtow's novel The Stone Buddha's Tears was inspired by a real-life incident in 1991 in which the city of Bangkok, about to host an international conference, decided to throw up a corrugated iron fence around a slum in order to conceal it from passing delegates. Two boys concoct a team of street kids, taxi drivers and elephant herders in a wild plan to bring down the fence.