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You are Hungry
Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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A story about being homeless and all alone. The nameless narrator attempts to justify his existence in his last minutes, only to find, that no one is listening.
Apocalypse
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,300. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality
“Blessed is the one who reads the words of this prophecy, and blessed are those who hear it and take to heart what is written in it, because the time is near.” Apocalypse 1:3 The world is sliding into chaos, right before our eyes, at an ever-increasing speed.
Gus
Price: Free! Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Coming of age
A fifteen year old boy who raises his family own finds his way through some of the many struggles he experiences with his life.
Long Tussle with Dearth
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It is not easy growing up in a little village on the slopes of Mt Elgon. It is a marginalized, desolate place devoid of basic government infrastructure. In the eighties and nineties, the region was (and it still is) steeped in myth, custom, tradition and abject poverty. Almost everything was governed by superstitions and curious belief in mythical forces.
Broken Capitalism: This Is How We Fix It
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,400. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
HUMANITY IS IN TROUBLE. This is the only book you ever need to read to understand exactly what is wrong with our global economy today and how to fix it. Written by International Political Economy expert and former U.S. Government Intelligence operative, Ferris Eanfar. A real-world economics primer. Entertaining and easy to read. All proceeds go to the nonprofit, nonpartisan AngelPay Foundation.
The Truth in Black and White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,350. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Every last one of the 9 billion of us is a hybrid. Your skin color is nothing more than an accident of birth. It’s simply one of the human traits you inherited, and one that was determined long ago by your ancestors' environment. Tragically, we who were born inside white skins have always used that distinct variant of a human characteristic to win unjust privilege.
North-Western Province a Showcase of Poverty in the Midst of Abundance
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,320. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
North Western Province has a population of 727,044 and is the sixth poorest province in the country with 67% of the population living in poverty. Yet, North Western Province is blessed with a lot of minerals, like copper, gold, emeralds, uranium, oil, diamonds and other semi-precious stones.
My Brain Feels Like a Fried Egg, Extra Butter
Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In this installment, follow our nameless narrator through the drug-riddled streets of Sector C, where tragedy can strike at any moment.
Poverty In Reading PA: An Academic Case Study With Adaptable Template
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 11,910. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017 by Bill Clarkson. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
An overall objective of the case is to facilitate a change in student perspectives of poverty, both globally and domestically. A sub-goal of the case study is to inform teaching professionals how to integrate the Reading, PA case materials into their own curriculums, as well as the potential adaptation of the principles and methodology to the study of other American communities suffering the devas
Amaranth's Garden
Price: Free! Words: 45,660. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Romance » General
Amaranth Glyn's comfortable life comes to an end when the church funds disappear. Her father, the church treasurer who drew out the money, is also missing, to be followed shortly by her mother. The disgrace this brings on the family means Amaranth's marriage plans are cancelled. Amaranth is a competent artist and moves away with her young brother to try to earn a living.