Books tagged: marginalization

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A Mile in These Shoes
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Price: Free! Words: 60,710. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012 by The Wessex Collective. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
These nine stories describe people who live on the margins of society, people who are often oppressed and always ignored. These stories give them voice and let the reader into their worlds on the edge.
Memories of a Female Trucker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,360. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Memories of a Female Trucker is written from the cab of an eighteen-wheeler where Johnson lived for five years. The gist of the book takes place within the schism of the lush life of the 1950s and the rebellion of the 1960s. It uses the grid of interstate driving to deftly weave a collage of time and place. It is nightmare, visitation and new meanings where the past is square in the mirrors.
The Mint
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Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 42. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A marginalized student struggles with a typical school day and frets about his place in life. A dark literary short story.
Leaving Little Havana: A Memoir of Miami’s Cuban Ghetto
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 92,620. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Beating Windward Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
While most memoirs by Cuban-Americans revolve around childhood scenes in Cuba and explore the experiences of a young man, Leaving Little Havana is the first refugee memoir to focus on a Cuban girl growing up in America, rising above the obstacles and clearing a path to her own American Dream.
Bormla: A Struggling Community
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Price: $49.00 USD. Words: 102,690. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
Bormla: A Struggling Community is a landmark, mixed methods study in which JosAnn Cutajar presents the current situation of the people of this impoverished, historical, European city in the Maltese Islands. Measures that can be taken by the community, the nation and politicians are also presented, to heal the social ills of this city.