Books tagged: nostalgia

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Halloween
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,580. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2010 by Brian Jackson. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Do you remember your scariest Halloween ever? James Henderson does. It was the year he turned ten. What started out as a sensible plan to collect the most candy while trick-or-treating soon turned into a terrifying adventure for James, his two friends and his kid brother, Ricky.
Grandmothers Recipes - Memorable Delights of Yesterday
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Soups
Revisit your past and create some wonderful recipes from Grandma's recipe box. Each time you prepare food with love for your family and friends, it allows you to let them know how important they are in your life. We have compiled 20 of the most favorite recipes that Grandmothers would like to share with you and yours.
The Diner - Simpler Times & Good Food
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » General cookbooks
A lot of us have fond memories of a simpler time when Diners were everywhere. The diner is a uniquely American institution where you and your family could dine. Or, you and a date could listen to the jukebox and share a vanilla Coke. Poodle skirts, rock and roll, drive-ins, DA haircuts are just some of the great memories. And always good food at the local diner.
Donnybrook Days
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,870. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2010 by Sunbeam Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Most people did not have a lot in Ireland in the 1950’s but life was good, people were kind to each other, there was very little crime and the streets the children played in were safe. Children were respectful of adults, were told to be `seen and not heard’ and generally were happy with their lot, which was not a ‘lot’. Join Miriam on this nostalgic journey through the 1950's in Dublin.
Losing
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » Asian
A man goes back to the country he left behind and finds that the memories of yesteryears are still haunting him.
Ducks Can't Get Rabies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
1) I had a pet duck 2) He wasn't particularly well socialized 3) He was accused of spreading rabies
It's Not a Tuba
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
1) Life was relentlessly embarrassing as a kid 2) I played a number of instruments but never got to play tuba 3) I only pretended to care about things most of the time 4) Innocent but not innocent 5) Being a band teacher must be terrible
Lessons Learned on the Farm
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,990. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
The family farm provides the backdrop for hard work, innovation and overcoming tragedy. Filled with nostalgia from the 50’s and 60’s, this family memoir includes over 70 photos. Enjoy a step back in time when life was simpler and family was celebrated. School, church, and family provide the training ground for developing discipline, integrity, and work ethic.
Travels With Grandpaw
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,650. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2011 by New Summerfield Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Travels With Grandpaw" is "Tuesdays With Morrie" meets "Tom Sawyer"--in Boots. David Davis is known for his award winning children's books. This is a memoir about his 49 year relationship with his "Grandpaw" and Texas. Hunt, fish, laugh, cry, carouse, and hear stories of early 1900's East Texas. Get to know Ray Lacy--The best man David ever knew.
Black Diamond
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011 by New Summerfield Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A Texas boy in the 1950's learns about beginnings, endings, and the wheel of life at an old man's Black Diamond watermelon stand. This story earned a prize from Writer's Digest.