Books tagged: eighties

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Daughter Am I
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,420. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2009 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
When twenty-five-year-old Mary Stuart learns she inherited a farm from her recently murdered grandparents -- grandparents her father claimed had died before she was born -- she becomes obsessed with finding out who they were and why someone wanted them dead. "A delightful treasure hunting tale of finding oneself in a most unlikely way." --Publisher's Weekly
House of Love
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 85,780. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Young Paul moves to his grandparents’ house after his sister drowned. A medium to the spirit world, his great-grandmother Big Mama teaches Paul to communicate with the living and the dead, opening a door that forces Paul to realize he will never return to his life as it was before. House of Love is about family, forgiveness and the unshakable bonds that unite family through life and afterlife.
Where the Rain Gets In
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,440. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Exceptionally well-written." (Martina Devlin, Irish Daily Star). Katie, a successful investment banker and media commentator, self-harms each morning before work. Nice Guy Mike - the only man she ever allowed get close to her - steps out of her past and back into her life, unearthing secrets and memories that long lay buried in the Arizona desert. The price we pay for the life we make.
Manhattan Sharks
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,930. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A satire of corporate culture, job-hunting, and America's obsession with status and career success. In the tradition of Bonfire of the Vanities, Clockwatchers, Dilbert, and The Office.
Pepe & Poppy - tarantella vs zorba
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,730. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Pepe and Poppy is 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' meets 'The Wedding Singer'. A heartwarming story of love and acceptance. A true celebration of cultural diversity. If you loved the 80's, if you come from a multicultural family, if you love to laugh, then this is the book for you. "Loved it! I laughed and cried." Bridgewater USA "Had me laughing out loud" Rochester USA
Picture Perfect
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,640. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Winner of the 1989 Romance Writers of America Golden Heart Award for best Young Adult manuscript. JJ Johnson spends her freshman year making herself over in order to attract Reeve, a fellow summer camp counselor. If all goes according to her plan, she'll start her sophomore year with a boyfriend. But just when her plan actually works, JJ isn't sure she wants it to. At least, not with Reeve.
The Decades of Music Pop Quiz 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, 00s
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Music questions have been selected from the 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, 00s to present, ranging in difficulty levels from easy, to intermediate and advanced. Some of the chosen quiz questions include; hit singles, hit albums, chart toppers, what year, song lyrics, lead singers, band members, Christmas number ones, best-sellers, singers, who am I, nationalities, movie soundtracks, X Factor & American Idol
The Telstar
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Price: Free! Words: 62,050. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In 1957, Samson Tipperty discovers his unreliable father without a head. And so then the inevitable happens: he is beamed up in to space and held captive by the Russians aboard their spacecraft called The Sputnik. This is what Samson Tipperty believes, but most of his beliefs are false. Can a Commodore 64 from 1985 or a robot from 2013 help him discover the truth?
Dispensing Justice
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,190. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
In 1947, a near-Earth supernova's wavefront washes the solar system with cosmic radiation. Thirty seven years later, high school freshman Michael Gurick's father is killed combating cyborg supervillains. With a little help from his friends, Michael takes up his father's super-identity to seek justice against the cyborgs who killed his father-or will it be revenge? (Illustrations by Matt Howarth)
Physics for Poets
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,560. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Charl spends the remainder of the steamy school holidays seeking out drinking crèches, oblivious to the relationship disintegrating in front of him. On Christmas day in South Africa’s surfer town, Durban he summons the dead, and with a kiss in a cemetery seals his fate. When he meets the girl of his dreams her games force him to make choices and face the family secret his lies have kept him safe