Books tagged: hunger and famine

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Tears of My Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,340. Language: British English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Tears of My life is the unforgettable account of a dreaded famine that claimed many lives. It is the story of Kofi, the author, whose courage to survive amid scoundrels is rare. His torturous struggles, worsened due to the death of his father, have inevitably left some dark stories—tales that gave birth to dangerous child labour. His luxury of food was nothing more than dried palm nuts with herbs.
The Cannibal's Handbook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In this dystopic tale set in a world where the food supply has been destroyed by The Storms, old Laurie imparts her wisdom about her special way of killing cannibals to her young companion. Oddly she knows quite a bit about the wiindigoo for someone who claims to have never eaten people.
Society for Supper
Series: 9 Meals From Anarchy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,520. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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Amazon Best Seller & #1 Rated in Smashwords "There are only nine meals between mankind and anarchy" Worldwide drought has decimated food supplies, chaos is sweeping across the planet The Donnellys find that catastrophic events have now reached their quiet neighborhood, America too is being sucked into the vortex, terror has found them. Their life and everything around them is about to be torn apar
Long Hunger: The Sea Share
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Family history
This is a real life story told by my grandma, which is her memoir actually. She experienced years of terrible drought and starvation in southern Fars, Iran. She used to tell me her stories, her pains and anything happened to her during her 80-year life and it impressed me enough to gather and write the bitter part as a short book. She lost some of her children when they were starving.........
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.
How To Save The World (Not another global warming book)
Price: Free! Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
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The Mayans' prediction didn't come true but are we really out of danger? The world is still in peril and if it hasn't ended yet, it will soon if we don't do something to save it. 'How To Save The World' is not about global warming, but a reminder for all of us to change our ways before we kill the planet and ourselves along with it.
Three Simple Solutions For World Peace
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,360. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012 by Grace Dola Balogun. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / Old Testament
People of this world must be aware of who God is in the world and in individual lives. All the religions of the world believe that there is a God; some people believe in spirits, some believe there is a higher being that is up there looking down at them. Idol worshipers believe that there is one great God, but there are small gods, which they believe will help them to reach the highest god above.
Ill Fares the Land: Essays on Food, Hunger and Power
Price: Free! Words: 84,470. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012 by Transnational Institute. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Sociology
"The pieces collected here...examine questions of power. Some fit into the ‘food systems and hunger’ category , others are more concerned with how we think about food systems and hunger. Control over the world food system implies control over technology and ideology, scholarship and culture as well. Such areas are not peripheral to the horrors of hunger."