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The Shelter
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Price: Free! Words: 6,120. Language: American English. Published: July 5, 2012 by Dark Tales Great Lives, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The world around ten-year-old Sunni Brown is crumbling. War, disease and crushing poverty are everyday realities. For a while, she counts herself amongst the lucky. But will she survive when she's forced to live in an abandoned parking structure? This is a scary future; but there are no werewolves, vampires or zombies…in this future, human beings are the scariest creatures of all.
The Kid in Purple Pants: Structured Approaches to Educating Underprivileged Students
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Price: $16.00 USD. Words: 43,690. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012 by Gordon Burgett. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Behavioral management
The Kid in Purple Pants: Structured Approaches to Educating Underprivileged Students, by Patrick Anderson, is a best methods book that is immediately applicable for any teacher, principal, superintendent, or board member. It tells what it takes to meet the needs of those underprivileged students who either never reach their full potential or simply vanish in today's U.S. educational system.
Ed Holley Major League Pitcher From Kentucky
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Statistics
Ed Holley is a little known major league baseball player, who pitched from 1928-1934 with the Chicago Cubs, Philadelphia Phillies, and Pittsburgh Pirates. His best years, 1932-1933 were with the Phillies. In 2 seasons he won 11 and 13 games. My EBook covers Ed's major league and minor league seasons. It also discusses his ancestry, family, and marriage. I have used genealogy and newspaper records.
Faulty Assumptions: Why Blaming Teachers Won't Fix Public Schools
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,740. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
Faulty Assumptions is a poignant, accessible, and fresh look at the world of public school education guaranteed to challenge the current dialogue about where America should be looking for answers to the nation’s education woes.
Every Rose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,710. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Reader Beware: If you're not OK with having your guts ripped out and are not a bit of a masochist when it comes to reading, this may not be the book for you. If you're open-minded and willing to have a life-changing experience even if you have to go through the wringer emotionally, this is definitely the book for you.
A Menina Que Queria Desafinar
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Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
a história de uma menina pobre que gostaria de ter um piano. a história de uma menina que é salva por um afinador de pianos. a história da mesma menina depois de envelhecer.
Behind the Curtains
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,660. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
A novel about romance, family, and overcoming personal struggles, Behind the Curtains tells the story of a humble boy born on a small Caribbean island who suffered from abject poverty and was abandoned by his parents at an early age. Marked by the negative experiences of his childhood, he did all he could to overcome his past and follow the path to success. Based on a true story.
The 7 Poems of Poverty: 2nd Edition
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Series: The 7 Poems of..., Book 10. Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
The 2nd Edition of Poems related to Poverty by Amanda Song. The poems are related to direct experiences the author has encountered throughout life. Enjoy!