New Perspectives Discussion Series

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A Gift of Hope: Helping the Homeless by Danielle Steel

Resources for Further Exploration

 

Organizations and Online Resources

 

Books (asterisk * indicates book is also available as book on CD)

  • This is All I Got: A New Mother’s Search for Home by Lauren Sandler bit.ly/3766MNI
  • Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond bit.ly/3yaUOhI
  • Breakfast At Sally’s by Richard LeMieux bit.ly/3l5htIp
  • *Broke in America: Seeing, Understanding and ending US Poverty by Joanne Samuel Goldblum bit.ly/3i7OuSs
  • Troop 6000: How a Group of Homeless Girl Scouts Inspired the World by Nikita Stewart bit.ly/373sKRB

 

Documentaries, Docuseries, and Videos

 

Elementary Level Books

  • Dear Librarian by Lydia M. Sigwarth; illustrated by Romina Galotta bit.ly/3x2sH2Z
  • The One with the Scraggly Beard by Elizabeth Withey; illustrated by Lynn Scurfield   bit.ly/3ycvjfV
  • Still a Family by Brenda Reeves Sturgis; pictures by Jo-Shin Lee bit.ly/3zBe882
  • A Place to Stay: A Shelter Story by Erin Gunti; illustrated by Esteli Meza bit.ly/3kZPCcP
  • Aunt Pearl by Monica Kulling; illustrated by Irene Luxbacher bit.ly/3l3qilZ

 

Middle Grade Books

 

Teen Books