Books tagged: hippies

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Punching a Young Man Claiming to be an Enlightened Buddhist in the Face: A Socratic Dialogue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: 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.
Learning to Haight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,170. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » 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.
Then and Now: The Harmony of the Instantaneous All
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,320. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
(4.50)
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.
Panama Hatch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: 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.
Family Reunion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,340. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00)
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.
Thrown Together: A Novel of Love in a Turbulent Time
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,500. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The world seems to be coming apart. Into the stew of chaos, a mix of characters are thrown together. Matthew Boyer--just back from the war; Amy St. Clair--disenchanted with her conventional marriage. From the paddies of the Mekong Delta, the classrooms of Ohio State, the teeming meadows of Woodstock, cross-country highways, and the flowerchild world of Frisco, their search for meaning swirls.
I Love You
Price: Free! Words: 16,610. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
(4.75)
“I love you.” These are words we have all said to many, various people in our lives: our parents, our brothers, our friends, our lovers. But what do they really mean? Patrick is in a better position than most to know. He married his teenage sweetheart and has spent a long, happy life with her; now near the end, he finds himself looking back and contemplating their meaning.
U.S. Blues
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,470. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A murder mystery set in the 1985 Grateful Dead parking lot scene.
Team Hippie-Perfect World
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,580. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A group of hippies is fleeing from the law, in a flower painted school bus, when they are transported to another world. They were drafted for an assignment to corrupt a perfect world. A deal was made with the Watcher, who was responsible for their out-of-the-world predicament to furnish them with all the drugs and weapons needed to change this world from perfect to chaotic world.
All The Hippies Are Dead
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,370. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011 by Spore Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
A coming of age novel like no other. Alex's life was bland, carefree, and safe; working for a medium-sized San Francisco newspaper, until one night it went all wrong. A chance meeting with a girl at a party, a single night of excess, and suddenly Alex's life spiraled out of control. Hooked on heroin and a girl he couldn't shake, Alex battles to find himself and the life he had so quickly lost.