Books tagged: poverty

The adult filter is active; there may be additional content. To view this content, click the "Adult Content" button above to change your filtering option.

Found 341 results (Try using more keywords)

Regam: The Joshua Financial Army
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,860. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
The Moses generation of John Avazinni, Kenneth Copeland, Benson Idahosa, et al., has brought the Church out of financial Egypt. Most average Christians now understand that God takes pleasure in the prosperity of His people. The Church is thus liberated from bondage to poverty. In this hour, God is raising the Joshua Financial Generation that will practically inherit the financial promise land.
In Lonnie’s Shadow
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 70,740. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016 by Ford Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
A group of teenagers in 1891 are struggling to make their way in a world that seems to be conspiring against them whichever way they turn. Lonnie McGuinness knows only one thing for sure – there doesn’t seem to be any fairness in life for him or his mates. So he decides to take matters into his own hands. But when does a favour turn into a crime? And when should a secret no longer be kept?
Artisans of Peace Overcoming Poverty - Volume 1: A People-Centered Movement
Price: Free! Words: 34,220. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
"Artisans of Peace Overcoming Poverty - Volume 1: A People-Centered Movement " introduces partners in peacebuilding whose efforts have too often remained unrecognized. People committed to solidarity in Haiti, Madagascar, the United States, Guatemala, and elsewhere help us to understand their efforts to search for peace, go beyond violence, and build a sense of community.
Everybody Loves Uber--The Untold Story Of How Uber Operates
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,830. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Public Transportation, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Everybody Loves Uber: The Untold Story Of How Uber Operates Is An Eye-Opening Read Into The Intricate Issues Surrounding This Disruptive Service. Ben Mandell's back with his third book, having conducted in-depth research and analysis in the working of the most revolutionary advancement in modern transportation history: Uber.
ReThink Missions: Real Stories, Real Impact
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 20,270. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2016 by Acton Institute. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / General
Is it possible that charity and missions efforts have unintentionally harmed those whom we are trying to help? Through real stories form the developing world, this book will provide you with a better understanding of how to ReThink your current missions efforts in ways that allow for maximum impact on those you are seeking to help. This quick read connects the ideas of PovertyCure to real...
Strengthening Coherence between Agriculture and Social Protection to Combat Poverty and Hunger in Africa: Framework for Analysis and Action
Price: Free! Words: 19,510. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
By drawing from concrete country experiences, the Framework will help to clarify the benefits of strengthening coherence between agriculture and social protection, and to identify the options available for achieving this through policy and programming.
Getting Pretty Good at Barely Getting By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
The author, while sharing parts of his personal story about the struggle of living on a less-than-poverty-level income, reveals the strategies he still uses that keep him from going hungry and being homeless. The book goes beyond the traditional advice about coupon-clipping and buying things on sale. It offers realistic and timely money-saving tips the reader can start using immediately.
Rusted Coin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 790. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A flash fiction is best read whern travelling, In the metro or bus or in between meetings. While a lot a of flash fiction is published in today's world this story is unusual in the fact that it brings out the inner sphere of a man's dormant feelings. While some have have it easy in this world others often dream about achieving their wealth.
Pinkeens to Diddies
Series: An Irish Lad. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,990. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Coming of age
In this gently humorous story, young, sensitive Brendan Harris learns much about life, family and the need to fit in while growing in 1940s semi-rural Southern Ireland. Life brings the typical surprises for young boys turning into young men, as Brendan grows up fishing for ‘pinkeens’ and later learns his fair share about the opposite sex, and the delights and disappointments of coming of age.
Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Acemoglu's theory and explanation of the differences in global prosperity are as enlightening as they are entertaining. He manages to make the puzzling concept dead simple to understand because the book, rather than a lengthy lecture explaining the theory, is a series of examples supporting it.