Books tagged: homelessness

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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: $1.69 USD. 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: Free! 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.
Elmore's Accident
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Horror » Crime
"It was that most loathsome of all things: an uncanny, routine-disrupting inconvenience and anomaly." Elmore had never reckoned on the paranormal or the preternatural. But now that he's had his accident, he is "seeing" certain events in the near future – including his own (although he doesn't know it yet).
The Accidental Sleuth, an Emma Winberry Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,440. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Sixtyish Emma Winberry has a sixth sense and talks to her Guardian Angel. She is living in a posh condo on Chicago's lakefront with her significant other, Nate Sandler. She becomes involved with an anorexic teenager, her abusive uncle and a cadre of homeless folks and their problems. She suspects everything is tied to a murdered inventor. Follow Emma as she unravels a puzzle of danger and deceipt.
The Tattered Soul
Price: Free! Words: 260. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
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A short poem with a passionate message about a homeless man shivering in the cold. This hungry old man was seen sitting alone in a parking lot on New Year's day, with a few rags for clothes.
Setback Conqueror
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
These poems were written to express the plight of the homeless population in this country. The good news is that homelessness is not intended to be a permanent situation. It is a setback in life that can be temporary or permanent, and depends upon the attitude of each individual. The author spent several years of serving and interacting with persons who fell into this category of existence.