Books tagged: homeless shelter

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I Thought You Had A Bigger Dream
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,060. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
"I Thought You Had A Bigger Dream" was written to encourage the faint, compel the complacent, re-fire the retired, and launch the called! What will reading this book do for you? Nothing, unless YOU stand up and say "I Can." Penny is an author, (whose story has been featured on TV, chronicled in newspapers and told in local and national magazines) artist, teacher, inspirational speaker.
Short Story - Natural Selection
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » General
"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..
From Riches to Rags: My Direct Approach to Solving Homelessness and How I Got My Ass Kicked
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,570. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
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.
Dropouts
Price: $3.11 USD. Words: 93,760. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Being homeless is tough enough, but when someone wants you and your kind dead, it takes it to another level. Unlucky victims that cross this killer’s path suffer a brutal and bloody death. The police can find no motive. But, feelings that have been abused by deception and greed dominate a twisted mind that burns with the need for revenge. But one life is not enough, they must all pay.
The Mission
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » 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.
With or Without
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
collection of poems that tell the story of three individuals learning about homelessness and the people involved.
The Body in the Freezer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,500. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
A rich, arrogant teenage boy, meets a homeless girl with a secret. He is determined to learn what her secret is, but when he finds out, he wishes he hadn't. It changes the course of his life.
The Litter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,640. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015 by Night to Dawn Magazine & Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
They can smell your fear. They kept to the shadows so no one would know they existed, and preyed on the nameless who no one would miss. Where did they come from, and who was protecting them?