Books tagged: 1990s

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Paulyanna: International Rent-boy
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 141,300. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Travel
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Paulyanna: International Rent-boy is a honest and frank portrayal of a working-class male prostitute’s life. Early abandonment, poverty, lack of education and sexual abuse delivered Paul onto the streets. But, ever optimistic, he does not dwell too much on the past. Without added glamour or grit, Paul shares the raw accounts of his life as a rent-boy in the 90s, from London to Los Angeles.
An Endless Summer (The Summer Series) (Volume 2)
Series: Summer, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,660. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Sean looked out over the lake, squinting against the sunlight. He turned to me, his expression sobering as his eyes flicked over my face in silent study. “Come on, Amy, I saved you once, I’ll save you again.” I met his stare unflinchingly. “I don’t need saving.” A wicked grin formed slowly on his face. “Don’t you?”
Second Chances
Series: The Lynda Collins Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,580. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
'Second Chances' is set in the 1980s. Lynda, now forty years old, is a working Mum, an unhappy wife and also, she jokes, a ‘Glamorous Grandma’! Feeling rejected and unloved by her family, she’s driven away. We follow her from Milfield to Loveday Manor where she finds a new life, but can she abandon the old one?
Ride the Wings of Morning: Letters to and from Africa
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,510. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A conventional English girl arrived in South Africa, to help a friend run horseback safaris on a game reserve in the Northern Transvaal. It was 1992. There were yellow road signs declaring "Dit is die Volkstaat". Sophie had heard of "biltong" but knew nothing of Afrikaans culture.
Rottweiler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,730. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jon has spent ten years silently enduring an abusive marriage to a woman he never loved. But when Jon is the only witness to a vicious attack in his suburban neighborhood, he must decide whether to bear the burden of continued silence or to bare his fangs and finally say “enough”.
Physics With Metaphysics
Series: The Metaphysics Brace, First. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,790. Language: British English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The theft by witches of an unfamiliar dinosaur from three undergraduate students leads them to make an extraordinary discovery about the nature of their existence and the importance of living happily ever after. Can an animated soft toy and an oversized garden gnome save all the days in this increasingly impossible adventure?
Redline
Series: Full Throttle, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,370. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013 by Webfoot Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Now that Jess DeLand has escaped her alcoholic mother’s grip, all she wants is a chance to be normal. But when her past crashes headlong into her present, all hopes of normal go spinning off into the weeds. Jess’s attempts to spare her friends—and herself—from the things she’d rather keep hidden, threaten to destroy the new life she’s built. Maybe normal is too much to ask for.
Giant
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 63,500. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » General
How do you fit in in a new country when you’re a “giant freak,” you don’t speak the language and bizarre things are happening to your motherland as well as to your body? In a candid and peculiar voice, Aga Maksimowska tells the story of an eleven-year-old girl in an adult’s body whose coming of age in a Poland undergoing a revolution is interrupted by a sudden and cruel move to Canada.
Dead Man's Chest
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 103,540. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A down-on-his-luck freelance magazine writer who finds lost or misplaced objects to supplement his income. A purloined map purported to show a treasure buried by the pirate Blackbeard. A duplicitous blonde. A trio of goons. A businessman who made a fortune by manipulating money then lost it all; the businessman attempting to regain his wealth through designer drugs. The story is set in 1992.
Timing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,190. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
In 1993, when the object of Emma's affection subjects her to a computer lab accident, she will find out if her love for him can withstand the test of time travel.