Books tagged: homelessness

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Intersexion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,500. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Taylor is a teen teetering on the edge of a steep precipice. Disowned by his family, living on the street, battling abuse and prejudice, he struggles to discover who he really is and how to carry on with life.
Epic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,280. Language: American English. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A vividly imaginative space opera that follows a group of unlikely young heroes as they travel from the clouds of Heaven to the gates of Hell on a search for ancient, mystical power.
Starting New
Pre-release—available August 8, 2016. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Life hasn’t been good to Francis Murphy. He’s survived twenty-one years of homelessness by hooking and taking handouts where he can find them. When the local shelter is vandalized, he’s forced to seek food at the Grace and Light Church, where he runs into the pastor’s son, Randy.
The Meaning of Home- Voices from the Streets
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,800. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
This book explores the notion and meaning of home from various perspectives. It is about what it is like to live and experience a life of homelessness in Melbourne. Despite the awful things that happen in the lives of the nine people; the violence and drug use and the toughness of life on the streets, it is full of hope.
Dark is Deepest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 373,650. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Get four stand-alone novels by award-winning author P.D. Workman. Follow these four teen girls from vastly different walks of life as they search for something better. Thought-provoking and eye-opening stories of poverty, prejudice, mental illness, and addiction will inspire readers of all ages and remind them that they are not alone.
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: 53,060. 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: Free! 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.)