Books tagged: street life

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The Magic Pencil
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Malcolm Bakersfield's new classmate, Nia Stellar is "not your average girl." Exciting and fantastic events occur, seemingly to do with her and a scruffy, used pencil. Nia challenges Malc in many ways and he discovers new abilities and sides to himself. We join him in his quest to find the truth to to the power of the pencil. And, like him, we just may learn a lot about ourselves.
Homeless
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2009 by MindWingsAudio. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Myrtle is still learning the ropes as a homeless person with the help of her new friend, Gladys. They barely manage to find enough to eat and their odds of surviving the winter are not good until they unexpectedly meet someone who offers a ray of hope. When he invites Myrtle and her friend into his home, where he lives with two other formerly homeless men.
ZipCodez 90002*90220 A Watts and Compton Tale
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Price: $1.77 USD. Words: 28,980. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Shocking and uncensored sequence of events in the life of Debo and Lana growing up in two of Southern California's most notorious neighborhoods, Watts and the city of Compton, sparks issues and raises controversy. Gang banging, abuse, criminal activity, incarceration and coming to know the love and salvation of God's mercy describe in the gritty language of urban America has raised some eyebrows.
Body Snatchers
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 61,550. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
By day, twin brothers David and Jerry lead normal American lives. They’ve managed to escape their native land Haiti after robbing and brutally murdering the son of the infamous drug lord, Chico. They leave their family behind to chase the American dream. Major and King are the aliases that David and Jerry assume after forming the Body Snatchers. The first kidnapping is merely payback.
Sylvester
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,730. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Explores the family life of Sylvester P. Goode in a story punctuated with scriptural footnotes. Sylvester and his parents are all doing their own thing, dealing with their own issues. He lives with a single mom who is sold out to her church while his long-departed dad has found religion and is preaching in Africa. When the story shifts to the future, Sylvester, his mom and dad are reunited.
Sacrifice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Walking the streets becomes too tiring for Marx causing him to make a certain sacrifice.
A Girl Called Nikki 2
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,210. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
A Girl Called Nikki 2 is the sequel that paints a vivid picture of Nikki's life on the run from Smokie, a drug dealer, who is out to kill her. Nikki's boyfriend, Shane, will not stop until he finds Nikki and Smokie. A host of other characters create intrigue and suspense through this fast-paced novel.
OPEN MIC: Reflections of the Street part 1
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Price: Free! Words: 13,840. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
OPEN MIC Reflection of the Streets is a poetry book which explores various issues and topics. It is a reflection of how some behave or think which may not be beneficial. This book is its title intending to provoke reflection, encouragement, inspiration or anger.
Spiritual Advice to the Hip, Slick and, Cool
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,750. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
There are 12 stories which pertain to living your life in the Hip, Slick and Cool environment of using foul language, being disrespectful, lying, cheating, gang bangin, gambling, drug use, drug dealing, pimping, whoring, abuse, revenge, etc., which are all concepts of evil. Everyone at one time in their lives wants to be Hip, Slick and Cool.
Life On The Streets
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,320. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013 by Storymill Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Abandoned among homeless people Misty learns to survive the cruelty of the streets in Tampa, while maintaining a fierce determination to rise above her circumstances by finishing high school. Her life is carefully balanced for survival until she breaks through her sense of self-preservation and hardness to save a younger girl from a brutal attack.