Books tagged: seventies

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Dead in Time
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 131,600. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011 by Frith Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Thirty years after his death, glam rock star Damon Brent is back, trying to avenge his murder with the help of the daughter of his biggest fan.
Philly Style and Philly Profile
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Series: J. E. Thompson Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,580. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In Philly Style and Philly Profile, the second novel in the Julius Thompson Trilogy, the reader folllows Andy Michael Pilgrim from Brooklyn to Philadelphia where he works as a sportswriter in the seventies watching the influence of drugs and gangs destroy young people's lives.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Sadhu
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is an excerpt from the memoir "World Without Pain: The Story of a Search". In the 1970s, as a young writer hungering for experience, Walters journeyed from Sri Lanka through India and into the Himalayas in Nepal. Near-penniless and alone, high in the mountains, he was confronted with a life-changing choice.
Tales By Kindlelight
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,730. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
This bittersweet collection reflects themes for our time, be it the angst of reaching fifty, emerging sexuality or sexual experimentation. In other stories, patterns of behaviour across generations or within a lifetime are explored. Other stories look at life from unusual viewpoints, while others still have voices of a generation.
When Horses Had Wings
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,490. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Pregnant at 16, Renee Goodchild drops out of school and marries. Now she’s trapped in rural Texas with Kenny, her violent, garbage-collecting husband. A bleak future seems assured until she meets self-appointed relationship guru, Pearly.
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
Welcome Wagon
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Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Bud regrets moving to suburbia with his nagging wife and irritable daughter. His new neighbors, however, provide him with an unorthodox solution to his problem.
Sebastian's Poet
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,900. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The insightful son of a broken father finds kindness and guidance from a poet who tries to heal their troubled family.
Middle Age Cranky at 100: Fine Whines & Muddled Memories
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,700. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Essay » Author profile
Howard Baldwin isn't really a cranky guy; he just plays one in his blog. In this compilation of his first 100 columns, he wends his way with both humor and harrumph through the aggravations of 21st century life, but also touches on nostalgia, accumulated wisdom, and appreciation both for the way things are and the way they used to be.
Growing up in the 70s
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,880. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012 by Black Coffey Publishing. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Remember Tiswas, Jubblys and inexplicably funky pants in the 70’s? Growing Up in the 70’s is a collection of short stories from exciting new literary talents, bringing the world of the seventies to life with skilful storytelling, hints of nostalgia and comedy. If you grew up in the seventies and even if you didn’t, this short read is a must for anyone that values their inner child.