Poverty stories, books, poems, and more

310 results

Essay

Non-Fiction

April 18, 2017

Reads: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Book

Literary Fiction

April 06, 2017

Reads: 31

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Book

Literary Fiction

Reads: 31

Tags: government, poverty, wealthy, dictator, orion

Poem

Flash Fiction

February 04, 2017

Reads: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Book

Memoir

December 29, 2016

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Horror

November 04, 2016

Reads: 37

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Memoir

October 28, 2016

Reads: 37

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Flash Fiction

August 08, 2016

Reads: 73

Shelves: 1

The JDT Desktop Publishing House

Short Story

Flash Fiction

Reads: 73

Tags: poverty, struggle, needy

Miscellaneous

Non-Fiction

June 24, 2016

Reads: 81

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Miscellaneous

Non-Fiction

Reads: 81

Tags: life, poverty, problems, epilepsy, luxuries

Book

Literary Fiction

June 21, 2016

Reads: 89

Shelves: 1

The Southern Fiction House

Book

Literary Fiction

Reads: 89

Tags: poverty, florida, southern, new-smyrna

Book

Literary Fiction

June 20, 2016

Reads: 92

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Book

Literary Fiction

Reads: 92

Tags: poverty, southern, new-smyrna-beach

Short Story

Literary Fiction

May 31, 2016

Reads: 72

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Literary Fiction

Reads: 72

Tags: society, education, poverty, slum, child-labour

Book

Young Adult

May 23, 2016

Reads: 344

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Book

Young Adult

Reads: 344

Tags: chicago, drama, poverty, baby, halo

Poem

Non-Fiction

April 27, 2016

Reads: 158

Shelves: 1

The Oeuvre Coterie House

Poem

Non-Fiction

Reads: 158

Tags: disease, hunger, poverty, scarcity-of-water

Book

Religion and Spirituality

February 26, 2016

Reads: 123

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: poverty

Book

Religion and Spirituality

Reads: 123

Tags: poverty

Essay

Non-Fiction

February 02, 2016

Reads: 113

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Article

Non-Fiction

November 30, 2015

Reads: 159

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Poetry

October 14, 2015

Reads: 52

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Essay

Non-Fiction

July 10, 2015

Reads: 182

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Literary Fiction

July 05, 2015

Reads: 169

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

By Ronin

Short Story

Literary Fiction

Reads: 169

Tags: poverty, desperation, risk

Short Story

Non-Fiction

June 01, 2015

Reads: 285

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Non-Fiction

Reads: 285

Tags: rape, islam, religion, life, mystery, choice, child, girl, desperate, poverty, prostitution, young, clock, prostitute, poor

Poem

Poetry

April 10, 2015

Reads: 76

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

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Poem

Poetry

Reads: 76

Tags: children, poetry, reality, poverty

Poem

Other

April 01, 2015

Reads: 65

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Book

Non-Fiction

March 13, 2015

Reads: 733

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Poetry

February 22, 2015

Reads: 80

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Literary Fiction

February 04, 2015

Reads: 70

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Poetry

February 02, 2015

Reads: 50

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Memoir

December 16, 2014

Reads: 135

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Memoir

Reads: 135

Tags: survival, hunger, poverty, living, famine, crisis

Book

Fantasy

December 08, 2014

Reads: 319

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Memoir

November 30, 2014

Reads: 157

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

By sdupuy

Short Story

Memoir

Reads: 157

Tags: love, fiction, life, short, story, memoir, live, past, poverty, overcome, non, motivation, rise, adversity

Poem

Poetry

October 20, 2014

Reads: 88

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Poetry

October 07, 2014

Reads: 59

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Fantasy

October 05, 2014

Reads: 77

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Poetry

October 03, 2014

Reads: 87

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Poetry

October 03, 2014

Reads: 90

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Literary Fiction

September 03, 2014

Reads: 92

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Literary Fiction

Reads: 92

Tags: poverty, compassion, homelessness, inequality

Short Story

Other

August 24, 2014

Reads: 74

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

By bobnash

Short Story

Other

Reads: 74

Tags: marriage, terror, mother, poverty, innocence

Essay

Editorial and Opinion

August 09, 2014

Reads: 68

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Essay

Editorial and Opinion

Reads: 68

Tags: death, usa, poverty, work, money, wealth, corruption, immigrants

Short Story

Young Adult

July 16, 2014

Reads: 81

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Fai

Short Story

Young Adult

Reads: 81

Tags: love, death, religion, hope, poverty, culture, china

The Booksie 2017 Poetry Competition