2 00 A Day

Author: Kathryn J. Edin
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544303180
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Edin and Shaefer s devastating account of life at $2 or less a day blows that myth out of the water. This is world-class poverty at a level that should mobilize not only national alarm, but international attention.

2 00 A Day

Author: Kathryn J. Edin
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544303245
Size: 40.45 MB
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. . The stories will make you angry and break your heart.” — American Prospect Jessica Compton’s family of four would have no income if she didn’t donate plasma twice a week at her local donation center in Tennessee.

Doing The Best I Can

Author: Kathryn Edin
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520274067
Size: 43.62 MB
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This compelling book is a must-read."—William Julius Wilson, Lewis P. and Linda L. Geyser University Professor, Harvard University “I am confident that this book will instantly become the leading source of information on the nature of ...

Hand To Mouth

Author: Linda Tirado
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0425277976
Size: 62.44 MB
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Originally published in hardcover in 2014 by G.P. Putnam's Sons.

40 Chances

Author: Howard G Buffett
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451687869
Size: 64.81 MB
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The son of legendary investor Warren Buffet relates how he set out to help nearly a billion individuals who lack basic food security through his passion of farming, in forty stories of lessons learned.

Innovative Voices In Education

Author: Eileen Gale Kugler
Publisher: R&L Education
ISBN: 1610485408
Size: 41.14 MB
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This book highlights stories from around the world, as innovative teachers, educational leaders, and community activists passionately share personal accounts of their successes, challenges, and lessons learned"-- Provided by publisher.

Creating The Opportunity To Learn

Author: A. Wade Boykin
Publisher: ASCD
ISBN: 1416613064
Size: 17.90 MB
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" In Creating the Opportunity to Learn, Wade Boykin and Pedro Noguera help navigate the turbid waters of evidence-based methodologies and chart a course toward closing (and eliminating) the academic achievement gap.

The Handmaid S Tale

Author: Margaret Atwood
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547345666
Size: 40.50 MB
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The regime takes the Book of Genesis absolutely at its word, with bizarre consequences for the women and men in its population. The story is told through the eyes of Offred, one of the unfortunate Handmaids under the new social order.

Independence Day

Author: Richard Ford
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408835088
Size: 43.81 MB
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Independence Day is a moving, peerlessly funny odyssey through America and through the layered consciousness of one of its most compelling literary incarnations, conducted by a novelist of extraordinary empathy and perception.

It S Not Like I M Poor

Author: Sarah Halpern-Meekin
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520275349
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"This book chronicles the impact of the sweeping transformation of the social safety net that occurred in the mid-1990s.