Books tagged: homelessness

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Observations. Stories About Society.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Six insightful and powerful tales about society's tapestry and how we are all interwoven in its fabric. The Man With The Bag; The Bridge; We Are All Brothers and Sisters; Predator On A Train; Island Mentality; and Sex Doesn't Equal Love - each story delves into and explores unique situations and relationships shared between characters we have all come across in life, be they ourselves or others.
Stay in School and Create Your Own World
Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life & student affairs, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Peer Pressure
Enclosed are the top twelve tragedies that teens will face once they decide to drop out of school.Finally, both the experts and know it-alls agree on something and that's that every drop out will face at least seven or more of these terrible misfortunes, either concurrently or consecutively.'Robert did what many have failed to do for so long and that's taking the game to the players,for free!Wow!
Linnie Mae's New Friends
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Homelessness & Poverty, Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
Linnie Mae's New Friends is a story of a young girl who, through a volunteer experience, learns that ALL people are people.
A Warrior Returns
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Psychologically damaged by the brutal effects of two world wars, a family is made homeless in 1950 through a breach of his trust by the father’s sibling. Forced to move out of London into a dilapidated cottage tied to a demeaning job in a village foundry, the father remains pursued by ghosts that have haunted him ever since his wartime exploits. Then something inexplicably brutal occurs...
After The Gun - 'ambient reflections of the last hurrah'.........
Series: UTG. Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
The serial anthology known as 'After the Gun' is experimental literature, with half the carbs of the leading brand. Each episode is original, spontaneous, and is released for public dissemination immediately after creation. There is no editing, no MSG, and no safety net. Read, think, and make sure to release your inner Chakra. 'dream big, act swiftly...' - b2
Pigeon Blood
Series: Detective Rein Connery, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Dr. Blair Vaughn’s alcoholic binges have gone too far this time. His indiscretions have landed him in the middle of a blood-soaked double homicide, and he can’t remember how he got there, what part he had in the murders, or why the murders occurred in the first place. And as he stumbles along trying to make sense of it all, the body count continues to rise.
The Missing Portrait
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,120. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Pregnant at 16, Mary Frances was expected to bear her baby secretly and forget about it. Years later, discovering that the home for unwed mothers she was driven to while blindfolded never existed, she returns to Pennsylvania to confront the driver, her mother. But her mother isn’t talking. To find her child, Mary Frances must unravel a conspiracy far more tangled than anything she can fathom.
In Plain Sight: The Story of TASK
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,940. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Human Services
This is the story of what has happened in one corner of a vast and thriving enterprise called hunger. It is an American story, and it has unfolded in plain sight on the streets of the capital city of New Jersey, one of the nation’s wealthiest states.
The Elephant of Surprise
Series: Russel Middlebrook. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,830. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Book 4 in the Lambda Award-winning Russel Middlebrook Series, about a gay teen and his romance with charismatic by mysterious homeless activist. Geography Club, the first book in this book series, is now a feature film co-starring Scott Bakula and Nikki Blonsky.
Eve's Refusal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Christian » Suspense
St. Francis knew it, Bobby McGee learned it, and Andrew Thurston meets the realization head on. Eve is a nobody – just a dirty, mentally challenged homeless woman who stands on a street corner in her rags and "prophesies." But she knows exactly what she possesses, what most of those who pity her don't have. "Eve's Refusal" is a Flannery O'Connor-esque short story of approximately 3,400 words.