Books tagged: homelessness

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A Snowstorm in Featherston
Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Rohort a best seller writer has slipped. A Snowstorm etc is his last readable effort. It's a scathing testimony to police incompetence. Answers are sought. First there's love failure. "All I am to you is just somewhere to park the prick". Is the valediction.. Some detection is attempted, more failure. He's outwitted by a homeless man. His confidence is shaken, his writing skills desert him.
Negative Beauty
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,050. Language: British English. Published: April 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Having gained her freedom from an abusive violent husband this naive woman looked forward to a peaceful and successful life. But this was not to be. Violent behaviour had not been left behind as she hoped with her, amongst many other situations, having to face a gunman, pimps, aggressive lesbians and lascivious men.
Once Brothers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,400. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Jacob, fifteen and a loner, never thought he’d get mixed up with a gang.
Black Creek River
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,300. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Andrea Kimball is a forty one year old successful lawyer with two kids and a loving husband. During a consultation one morning with her clients, a painful memory is triggered upon seeing their deceased daughter's open file on her desk. Her mind drifts back to when she was eighteen when abuse and abandonment were normal and only she and her best friend Ryan knew the secret of black creek river.
The Skin of Water
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,510. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Empowerment is just a word...until you live it. Lisel Martinez is not a rough-&-tumble kind of girl, so what is someone more interested in books and plants than having a hot social life doing out on the most dangerous streets in San Francisco? Is there really anything someone without a home can do to stay safe in a place that's anything but?! (Available in trade, mass market, & e-editions.)
Poet to the Poor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,560. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015 by Dreaming Big Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In revolutionary fashion John defies both the politics of the day and the modern style of poetry. The poems are written in a wide variety of styles, and rhyming is prominent. Passion and purpose abounds. Take a journey to the bottom one percent of the population. The poor.
No Place Like Home
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,710. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Comedy with a conscience. A laugh-out-loud mashup of romantic comedy, crime fiction, and satire: Dorothy Parker meets Dorothy L. Sayers. Perennially down-and-out socialite Camilla Randall a.k.a. "The Manners Doctor" is a magnet for murder, mayhem and Mr. Wrong, but she always solves the mystery in her quirky, but oh-so-polite way.
Cynthia Has a Secret
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,100. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
One day, fifteen-year-old Carmina Knight’s life was perfect, and the next, she’d lost everything. Her family, her home, almost everything that she knew. Alone on the streets, she can’t trust anyone, but she also can’t make it alone.
Tent City Urbanism: From Self-Organized Camps to Tiny House Villages
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 70,330. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Tent City Urbanism explores the intersection of the "tiny house movement" and tent cities organized by the homeless to present an accessible and sustainable housing paradigm that can improve the quality of life for everyone.
June & Justin
Series: Between the Cracks. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 153,060. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
He already failed June once. He wasn’t there when she needed him, and because of him, their lives will never be the same. June is everything to Justin, and he must be everything to her. He must protect June at all costs. Justin is prepared spend the rest of his life keeping her from getting hurt again.