Books tagged: homeless children

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Love Forward
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 87,040. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
Can a single act of love have global impact? Robert Benson's answer is "yes." In 1968, his life was changed when an ordinary couple took him home from a children's shelter in California. Over the next fifty years, the reverberations reached around the world and changed hundreds more, as Robert sought to help other abused and abandoned children. That is the principle behind Love Forward.
Elephant Dreams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,540. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
New York City street urchin Fiona Finn escapes the squalor of the basement of a condemned tenement and travels west on an Orphan Train, but Fiona’s alcoholic father, enraged because she won’t support him by selling herself on the street, follows. In Houston, Fiona flees the train and survives a terrifying incident with a circus elephant, which leads to an unexpected future.
Blood of Our Children
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,120. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
They are the hopeless, homeless, futureless, youth-less children of the streets. Anneke is the indomitable woman who looked at the kids the world had forgotten and said she would never forget them. As the young man known as Angel and his ragtag group of strays and castaways battle the streets, Anneke stands beside them. Even as it spirals out of control.....
How It Was Supposed To Be
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,140. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
Reese Kennecott had everything he could ever want and life was good. He’s dating the guy of his dreams and has a great group of friends. The Kennecotts were living the carefree life as an upper middle class family until the day his father arrives home from work with the news that the company he has worked for since he was Reese’s age has gone out of business. Aside from the great depression, th
Golden Bullet
Series: Blood and Wings, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,260. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Samantha's tale does not begin with a painfully empty stomach and poorly chosen pocket but this is when she and her elder brother Sebastian will be torn from living in New York's violent underworld by a pair of vampire brothers. Being yanked onto the surface will prove far more dangerous for the siblings than surviving beneath the streets of New York.
Aspects
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: Australian English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies
A small collection of short stories based on my work in child protection and working with families. Not suitable for children under 18 years as contains adult themes. These stories can be quite confronting for the more sensitive person.
The Mission
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When a homeless woman and child show up in the alleyway, Max is captivated by the child. The little one stares at him with the most amazing gray eyes Max ever saw. He's not supposed to help them. In fact, if he lets them in the warehouse, he risks losing his job as night watchman. Then he'll be out on the street, too, and yet, Max cannot turn his back on the homeless child.
As Clear As The Sun Rising
Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Mouser is done. Now what? A story of transition, acceptance, and forgiveness
Moskovsky Station
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,360. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Follow the journey of one courageous American child, who finds herself living among Russia’s homeless and manages to survive. Winner San Diego Book Awards Editor's Choice San Diego State University Writers Conference