Books tagged: 60s

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Kool Brother Rat
Price: Free! Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In this fast, funny tale, a thirteen–year–old boy in the Wonder Years era searches for cool. Can he live up to his big brother's rep? Tastes a little like Stand By Me, A Christmas Story, and The Wonder Years. Previously published in The Write Side Up.
The Rowan Tree
Price: Free! Words: 145,680. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
THE ROWAN TREE is an unflinching novel of ideas that reaches from the rebellious American '60s into humanity’s global future.
When Least Expected
Series: The Women of Lakeshore Drive, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,000. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Fifty years: from young girls to college to romance to marriage, and then three women are alone. Intelligent, affluent, and self-sufficient, yet, they are totally devastated when their lives are interrupted by a bombshell trophy wife, a prison sentence and a heart attack. Is happiness even possible? Will their chance friendship light the way to a future, or leave them frozen in a dark present?
On the Edge of Words
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,790. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
Questions, unquestioned discoveries, and answers in parable and rhyme…. This collection records a journey starting with a 1960s retrospective and the first man on the moon, moving to a new millennium welcomed in with a terrorist spin, family crises, and the games we humans play…knowingly or not.
Red Clay and Roses
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,390. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
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A fictionalized true story of life in the Deep South during the time of Jim Crow Law, and before Roe vs. Wade. Women were supposed to keep quiet and serve, abortion was illegal, adoption difficult, and racism rampant. The discovery of an old ledger opens a window into the dynamics of the 1950s-60s, when the world was beginning to change.
Nylon Trees
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,070. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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As a child, Ronnie worships his older brother Mikey. But as time goes by, he begins to view him differently. How does he deal with a special needs brother? Will Ronnie ever understand Mikey's nylon trees? Nylon Trees, a gripping, voice-driven story dealing with such strong themes as love, guilt and despair, leaves the reader with a message of redemption and forgiveness.
Annette Funicello: America's Sweetheart
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 40,430. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Annette Funicello: America's Sweetheart looks at the life and career of Annette from all angles, all sides, the ups and downs. Stories that are supported by exclusive interviews with fellow performers Carl Gardner (of the group The Coasters), Freddy 'Boom Boom' Cannon, Tommy Sands and songwriter Richard Sherman. Annette has told her story before. But it has never been told this way.
Fantastic Sixties Trivia Book
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,460. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This is a wide-ranging, fun quiz book with questions covering the social history of the 1960s, pop, rock, fashion, books, film, sport, etc. - in fact everything that shaped the most mind-blowing decade of them all! It's based on an enduring cult classic print book which has been revised and extended for distribution as an ebook.
No Broken Promises
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 19,610. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
The tale of a suburban housewife and mother who tries to explain her experiences in the '60's to her teenaged daughter. "Did you live in a commune? Did you have other lovers before Dad? Did you go to Woodstock?" her daughter asks.
The Way To Route 66 Is To Pass 65
Price: $6.65 USD. Words: 53,200. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Alyson invites you to 65 short easy reads that promise you will shake your head with eyebrows raised, or chuckle at the thought, and once n a while , feel a sudden lump in your throat. She believes that writing this collection of stories was cheaper than psychotherapy but not necessarily as effective. Decide for yourself and above all be entertained.