Books tagged: homelessness

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The Elephant of Surprise
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Series: Russel Middlebrook. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,760. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: 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.
Study Guide: Maniac Magee
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Series: Study Guides, Book 112. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
The perfect companion to Jerry Spinelli's, "Maniac Magee," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book. This study guide is an unofficial companion and not endorsed by the
In Plain Sight: The Story of TASK
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,940. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: 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 Missing Portrait
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,120. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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.
Pigeon Blood
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Series: Detective Rein Connery, Book 1. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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.
After The Gun - 'ambient reflections of the last hurrah'.........
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Series: UTG. Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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
A Warrior Returns
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Category: 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...
Mission: a novel
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Series: Tom, Book 2. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 78,840. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013 by Gibson House. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a second drowned homeless man is pulled from flooded Boulder Creek, Tom’s sense of unease kicks in again with a vengeance. In this sequel to "Permafrost," the precarious world of the Colorado mountain town’s homeless population becomes a focus for the semi-retired businessman and a victim pool for a driven killer.
Linnie Mae's New Friends
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Homelessness & Poverty
Linnie Mae's New Friends is a story of a young girl who, through a volunteer experience, learns that ALL people are people.
Stay in School and Create Your Own World
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Price: Free! Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life & student affairs
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!