Books tagged: 1950s fiction

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A Higher Standard
Series: Tales from the Eastern Shore, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,700. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Denham McMurrough is fascinated with computers and electronics. His friend Wilfred Sinclair is a mathematics genius. Together they create a new kind of device that can encrypt any message, faster, cheaper, and more reliably than any other means. But when Denham falls in love with Frieda Glanz, a former German national, the FBI takes notice … and things heat up in ways the lovers never expected.
Little Games
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,380. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Writer Johnny Marcato pens embarrassing romance novels for a living. So when his wife Margaret stumbles across his latest work – gritty, violent and a little too close to home – she mistakes it for a real-life murder plot and has Johnny committed. Johnny is about to find out that a wife's betrayal is nothing compared to the dangers locked inside the asylum with him...
The Edge of Nowhere
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,060. Language: American English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Follow Calvin, and his motley crew, as they live for the moment, howl at the moon, chase after love, and eventually fight to protect their turf.
Family Matters
Series: Agustus Family Triolgy. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,020. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In book two of the Augustus Family Trilogy, World War II has ended and life is returning to normal for the mighty Augustus family. The history, built by the Augustus family on lies and secrets is falling apart and so is the family.
Unfinished Business
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,760. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
Roseanne DeMarco’s brief wartime affair with Frank Donaldson back in 1942 faded away as quickly as it began. But what will happen in the summer of 1951 when her husband goes away to fight in the Korean War, just as Frank Donaldson reappears on the scene?
Nine Stories: A Reader's Guide to the J.D. Salinger Story Collection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
With this new guide to J.D. Salinger's Nine Stories you will have an even greater understanding of these classic stories, avoid confusion, and unravel the mysteries Salinger included in the text. Included in this guide: a biography of author J.D. Salinger, a look at the book's context, its literary elements, detailed story summaries, analysis, and suggestions for essays, all in a concise format.
Martins Landing Collection
Price: $5.75 USD. Words: 28,840. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
Eleven independent short stories about the fabulous 1950's happenings in Martins Landing, the fictional Piney Woods Community of Nacogdoches County. Humor and tragedy.
Scattered Pieces
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,760. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When Katie's little brother is snatched in 1946 it tears her family apart. It's only through her friendship with the irrepressible Marilyn and Marilyn's handsome brother Tom that she navigates a lonely childhood. In college, studying psychology helps Katie understand her mother's mental illness and her own fears. And it leads to a client who may know something about her brother's disappearance.