Books tagged: 1963

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The Starlight Diner Short Story Collection
Price: Free! Words: 13,890. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
In this collection of short stories, written by Helen Cox, you'll meet Rita, Mona and Angela and learn how The Starlight Diner earns a special place in each of their hearts. The stories are set in 1963, 1977 and 1990 and serve as short prequels to the first Starlight Diner novel: Milkshakes and Heartbreaks at the Starlight Diner.
The Wylie-Hoffert Murders
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
The day Emily Hoffert and Janice Wylie were slaughtered on Manhattan's Upper East Side is best known for Martin Luther King's "I Have A Dream" speech. It was made in Washington, DC. One of the murder victims had planned to attend that historic event. My e-book looks closely at the circumstances of the murders. It also examines the lives of the men arrested for committing this horrible crime.
Karyn Kupcinet Strangled Hollywood Beauty
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Andrew Prine was Karyn Kupcinet's boyfriend until shortly before her violent and untimely death on November 28, 1963. Karyn's body lay undiscovered on a couch in her West Hollywood apartment for three days. It was found by two friends. My book reveals many of the likely suspects in her murder, including Prine, who is still alive. Karyn was also a drug abuser. She used methamphetamine habitually.
50 Years to Dallas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,400. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
It's 2013. Lee Harvey Oswald is a successful businessman and William Peele, a retired Dallas Police Detective, still continues his quest to prove Oswald guilty of the murder of President Kennedy in 1963. Enter, Robert Murco an unemployed physicist with a theory and if he's correct, Oswald stands to lose everything he has acquired over the last fifty years. But, he won't go down without a fight.
Vintage '63: JFK y otros monstruos
Series: Vintage, Book 2. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 77,270. Language: Spanish. Published: October 11, 2013 by Sportula. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Si en la anterior entrega de estas antologías, se daba un salto de cincuenta años en el tiempo y se exploraba el destino de las figuras públicas que habían muerto en 1962, en Vintage 63 se repite la pirueta y de nuevo se retroceden cincuenta años para explorar el destino de varios personajes que nos dejaron en el año 1963.
Profiles of Women Murdered by the Boston Strangler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
My e-book is a close examination of the lives of women who were murdered by the Boston Strangler in 1962-63. I researched the women's ethnic backgrounds, their families, immigration history, employment, living places, and death circumstances. Different than other true crime books, I focused on the people who were victims instead of the criminal. Each of the women was noteworthy in her own right.
Birmingham
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,350. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The setting is 1963, in Birmingham, Alabama. Martin Luther King, Jr., has come to town to confront segregation. Chris Wright, young, white, penniless and idealistic, arrives by Greyhound bus. He meets Dorcas Jones, young, black, cynical and committed. Their ideals clash, but events bind the two close together as they follow King to the apocalyptic encounter with the white establishment.
Submarine: A Cold War Drama
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American
At the height of the Cuban Missile Crisis, tensions run lethally high on both sides. A misunderstanding quickly escalates into a deadly choice: to strike or be struck?
Mein Tabu-Buch
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: German. Published: October 26, 2012 by Edition Katzenschwanz. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » German Poetry
"Er war Techniker und Perfektionist – nicht nur im Beruf, sondern in allen Bereichen seines Lebens. ... Es haben wohl der Kampf mit Versmaß und Reim, die Suche nach den passenden Worten und dem korrekten Rhythmus Armin Freudmanns Ratio derart in Beschlag genommen, dass sein Herz, bar jeder einschränkenden Kontrolle, endlich freie Bahn hatte."
Steven
Price: Free! Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions
Some friends are more memorable than others, such as Steven and Linda. After the Priest gave Steven his last rites, he continued to live. And not until decades later, we understood why. Excerpt: “Mother snapped her fingers.