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Product Details

  • Paperback: 366 pages
  • Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (August 4, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1448626617
  • ISBN-13: 978-1448626618
  • Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.9 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.3 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #984,565 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Anna Carvlin was born in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and currently resides there, though she grew up mostly in the south suburbs of Chicago. She holds a degree in biology with a minor in gender studies from the University of Illinois, as well as a master's in international public health from Tulane. She completed training for a nonprofit management certificate from University of New Mexico. During a two-year assignment with the Peace Corps, she taught HIV/AIDS awareness in West Africa. She has worked and volunteered at homeless shelters in New York, Chicago and Santa Fe, including the original Catholic Worker, a transitional house for people with HIV, and a meals service and job training program for refugees and homeless people.

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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Mary Judith on June 24, 2010
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Speaking as an editor and prolific reader, I can attest that the stories in this collection are highly readable. In addition,the format is approachable and informative. This is a must read for anyone who works with homeless people and those with related issues.
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By J. Robinson on September 20, 2013
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Everyone who reads this book will learn much about the individuals who too often get lumped together as "the homeless". Their stories are grouped in meaningful ways and the impact is powerful. I highly recommend the book.
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