Books tagged: poverty in america

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Uplifting Lives
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 45,700. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
In Uplifting Lives, we experience the true story of the Hollywood Sunset Free Clinic, one of America’s first free health clinics. We meet the core team of volunteers and see how their small non-profit has survived to treat over one million patients and counting. Showcasing the power of volunteers, this book is the ultimate guide on how to give, how to lead, and how to uplift the world around us.
Etched in Granite: A Historical Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 138,470. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Secrets of passion and forbidden love, betrayal, and survival are resurrected from anonymous graves in this harrowing account of life and death on a rural New England Poor Farm in 1872. After being sentenced to a life of shame, will the old Indian woman provide the wisdom and courage that Abigail needs to face Silas?
Really Improve America - Common Sense Solutions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A short book with powerful common sense solutions to some of the biggest problems facing America.
Хьюстон, 2030: Дело о пропавшем теле
Price: Free! Words: 24,490. Language: Russian. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Упаси меня Бог заниматься пророчествами, я плохо это умею. Мог ли я предположить, что вирус лихорадки Эбола не только пролезет в Европу и в Америку, но и научится проникать через стандартные, одобренные ВОЗ, защитные костюмы? Да что Эбола! Я даже не сумел предсказать, что Президент введёт в Армии США новый вид приветствия – отдачу воинской чести стаканчиками с кофе!
Houston, 2030: With Proper Legwork
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 28,590. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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God save me from making prophecies, because I am not qualified. Can I predict that Ebola virus not only finds its way to Europe and America, but also learns how to defeat the WHO protective suits protocols? Hey, who cares about Ebola? I fail to foresee that our Commander-in-Chief is going to introduce those new coffee-cup military salutes!
Хьюстон, 2030: Нулевой год
Price: Free! Words: 93,210. Language: Russian. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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Ка-бум! Ударил гигантский метеорит. Инопланетный вирус превращает землян в зомби. Извержение супер-вулкана засыпало Китай пеплом. Америка лежит в радиоактивных руинах, а по пустыне носятся банды мародёров на мотоциклах. Стоп! Откуда на пост-ядерных руинах – бензин?
The Body in the Freezer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,500. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
A rich, arrogant teenage boy, meets a homeless girl with a secret. He is determined to learn what her secret is, but when he finds out, he wishes he hadn't. It changes the course of his life.
The Murder Of Mary Rogers
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » History » North America
I have used United States Census records from the 19th century along with business directories, i.e. Doggett's Business Directory of New York City, to add some light on a murder that occurred in Hoboken, New Jersey on July 25th, 1841. Specifically, the text of my ebook examines what can be learned about Mary Rogers, her family, as well as the men who may have been associated with her brutal death.
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.