Books tagged: homelessness

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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.
Tiger Lily of Bangkok in London
Series: Thriller ยท Tiger Lily. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,920. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
After the devastating effect her rampage had on her own life and the citizens of Bangkok in her early days as a medical student there, Lily's life quietened, and she settled down to her studies. After two years, she won a scholarship to work in Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital in London One day she reads an article that re-awakens old Demons in her, but can she control them?
In Light of Ray
Series: Ray. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,280. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
His initial plan of suicide begins to look unfeasible, a man tries to decide, on the basis of Ray’s ambiguous statements, whether he should die alone or invite an abandoned girl along. Ultimately affirming, this novel details a man’s drift from the Vancouver streets and the emptiness of dead-end jobs to a choice between embracing community and connection or disappearing into a waiting squalor.
Smoking in Elevators
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In this new book of poetry by acclaimed author and poet, Charles O’Hay, he delivers, yet again, what Kirkus said in regard to his first collection, FAR FROM LUCK, “…gritty, keen and sympathetic without being condescending…Some of his imagery is especially striking, made all the more so by his clear, straightforward language throughout.”
Tree People
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,890. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
A spinster must come to terms with her not-in-my-backyard attitudes when a homeless family takes up residence in her childhood tree house.
KSHM Project Presents: Four Vignettes
Series: KSHM Project. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Four Vignettes features four photographs, each accompanied by a fictional interpretation of the scene in the form of a short caption. KSHM Project is the result of a joint collaborative effort between an award-winning Australian photographer, Karl Strand, and an American author, Henry Martin. It aims to combine striking visual images with thought-provoking prose.
Gods of the Neon Age: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
During the Atomic Age and into the New Frontier, a boy and his mother drive aimlessly state to state in a stolen pickup truck, where they manage an existence on temporary jobs, spare dollars, and spare coins in the search of a home that they can one day call their own. As money and choices dwindle, the mother must choose between two paths that can bring a new life, or bring ruin upon them both.
Gabriel's City: A Tale of Fables and Fortunes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,600. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
For spoiled young aristocrat Colin Harwood, the port city of Casmile is a buffet of easy pleasures. But when he steps into a pub brawl to help a dangerously outnumbered young man, he is drawn into the seedy underbelly of the city the young man calls home.