Books tagged: 1970s

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Turn The Stones
Series: The Threlfalls. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,230. Language: British English. Published: January 22, 2016 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The third and final part of The Threlfalls trilogy. After the tragic fire that killed her father and destroyed ‘The Threlfalls,’ Susan’s life changes dramatically when she falls pregnant. Susan looks forward to being the perfect mother, but with little contact from her friends, she finds herself increasingly isolated. Dreams of her past haunt her, and nothing turns out quite the way she expected.
The Forgefires of God
Series: The Cause. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,150. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The civil war among the Major Transforms of North America reaches its climax as Carol Hancock struggles to juggle her responsibility to the Cause, to her Chicago territory and those she protects, and to her Arm boss, Stacy Keaton.
Goodbye To The President
Price: $4.73 USD. Words: 89,960. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015 by Merman Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
On 11 September 1973, Chile’s President Salvador Allende was overthrown in a coup led by General Augusto Pinochet. The president took refuge in the palace La Moneda, which was bombed by the air force and assaulted by troops. Overwhelmed, the defenders surrendered. In the smouldering ruins Allende lay dead. ‘Goodbye To The President’ is a novel which vividly recounts the terrors of the coup.
America's Menopause
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 890. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Thoughts and musings on how and why the 1960s, a decade of upheaval and substance, gave birth to the 1970s...a decade of divorce, cocaine disco and leisure suits.
The DeTestables
Series: A Bean Grows in the Bronx. Price: Free! Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Literature » Literary
It’s wintertime in Kingsbridge, 1978, and Tony Testa has put fifteen-year-old Matt “Bean” Casale on notice. It’s an unenviable position to be in for sure, because Testa and his unsavory band of punks are bullies of renown. They have earned their malevolent moniker. The DeTestables is an intriguing short story from a colorful snapshot in time in an equally colorful Bronx neighborhood.
1970’s Billericay Boy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,530. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
1970’s Billericay Boy is the story of a boy growing to early manhood in the Seventies and transports the reader slap-bang into the middle of a world of ‘bunking’ off school, getting the ‘whack’, smoking Players’ cigarettes at the top of the school field and ‘getting off’ with ‘birds’ at the back of the Archer Hall disco. The book is as hilarious, moody and sad as the lives of many teenagers of th
Brokenback
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,510. Language: Australian English. Published: October 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The Brokenback story is a tale of love, humour, tragedy, and drama. It describes the mateship between the mineworkers and the hardships they face in their everyday routine - and why they wouldn’t want to work anywhere else but the underground. It also looks at the sufferings of miners from earlier years, those who’ve contracted pneumoconiosis, a debilitating and, for most, a fatal lung disease.
Champion of Hollow Earth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,280. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Kurg, a race of Nazi lizard men, march through Hyperborea, a land that exists inside a Hollow Earth, decimating entire civilizations and turning people into slaves. But the final spell of Hyperborea's greatest wizard calls to Hollow Earth a Champion: Big Jim Magnum, a badass private investigator from 1978 Detroit. The first action-packed digest novel in a new series.
Love and Darkness
Series: The Cause. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,360. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Chaos reigns, as many of the Cause’s research efforts start producing results and upending Transform society. When Stacy Keaton decides to take the Arms in a new and bloody direction, will Carol be able to resist the call of her own predatory nature?
Atmospheres: The genesis of Genesis
Price: Free! Words: 16,410. Language: British English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Screenplays » Biographical , Screenplays » Musical
Feature-film length screenplay. Atmospheres is a biopic of Tony Stratton-Smith and early Genesis. It’s a comedy. It’s a drama. It tells a positive, life-affirming story of self-belief and redemption. And it is a tribute to a forgotten man without whom we may never have had the Genesis we know and love.