Books tagged: hippies

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Family Reunion
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,340. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Investigative reporter Stephanie Kenyon stumbles upon a homeless man with ties to one of the most horrific homicide cases in L.A.'s history, the murder of two prominent movie stars and three of their friends by a band of hippies called "The Family." As Stephanie interviews former Family members, she realizes that the story could become her greatest byline...if she survives long enough to write it.
Panama Hatch
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,070. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Roy meets some rich kids in a saloon in Las Cruces on an early Sunday morning. They're on a "Pub Crawl" to Panama to see the canal change hands, but all the driving is getting in the way of their drinking. Roy agrees to be their driver, but it turns out to be more than he bargained for. If its not the police or the guerrillas, it's the rich kids; his arrival in Panama is not a sure thing.
Then and Now: The Harmony of the Instantaneous All
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,340. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Stan Nelson, in his forties, is mired in nostalgia for the 1960s and the woman he lost then. He figures his only way out is to write about why he is so frozen. He creates in words the times and characters of then. He locates those characters in the now so they can comment on the veracity of his words about then. Except for the Chinese woman who first introduced him to the Tao.
Diary from the Wall Street Occupation!
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Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by Paul Hawkins. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Three days in the life of a student protesting the plight of the poor from her iPad and iPhone. iPity, iSympathize, iProtest, then iGoBacktoMyPrivateCollege. Because iCare.
Learning to Haight
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,190. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
2012 IR Discovery Award Finalist. Jack McClure is assigned to write an article about an influential figure from the city's past. A beatnik, a hippie and a one-time movie star, Dean Simmons is anything but an easy interview, but Jack knows that getting to know the "real" Dean is his ticket off the news desk. Along the way, Jack learns what it means be an activist and to make a name for himself.
Punching a Young Man Claiming to be an Enlightened Buddhist in the Face: A Socratic Dialogue
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This novelette is starts out with a drug-using, unemployed individual who claims to be an Enlightened Buddhist being punched in the face, and the resulting conversation is a Socratic dialogue in which the supposed Enlightened Buddhist is accused of adhering to a pseudo-Buddhism. This book is for anyone who's met a drug using reprobate who claims to be a Zen Master, and did not enjoy the occasion.
Houses & Other Stories
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A mainstream collection containing a 10,000 word novelette and three short stories, all set in Berkeley, California in the late 1960s and early 1970s.
East Village
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Series: Fiction, plays and screenplays, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Yukyuk is a speed freak and Harry sells weed and hash from his one-room apartment on 11th Street. One warm summer night in 1967, they have a problem, and that problem ends in murder.
Root. Sprout. Blossom: Life Bag of a Flower-Child
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,420. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
One woman’s journey to overcome an anything-but-normal childhood as a southern hippie-child in the 1960’s, to conquer all odds and circumstances that kept her impoverished and unwelcome in her own small southern hometown. The story follows Robin “Birdie” Lormand’s poignant yet anti-heroic rise from the ash heaps to claim her rightful place in her family legacy.
Lilac's Book: Random Advice & Hippy Values, for Ages 12 to Adult
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Price: Free! Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
Written by a father as a gift for his daughter, topics are in random order and range from "Hope" and "Tomatoes" to "Drugs," "Sex," "Relationships," and "Religion." Includes extensive reader comments and links to the author and website for the online version of the book.