Books tagged: 1954

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The Intimate Stranger
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,690. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Urban
In 1954 Rhona Martin, a twenty-one year old unmarried Jewish girl, must tell her mother she is pregnant and fear the consequences of her father finding out and throwing her into the street.
Sirocco: A French Girl Comes of Age in War-Torn Algeria
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 87,770. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Africa
The Algerian War of Independence begins in 1954, forever changing the lives of the French colonials, including 10-year-old Nanna and her family. The conflict lasts for 8 years, but despite the constant threat of terrorist attacks, Nanna confronts the usual challenges of growing up--helping to raise her spirited siblings, struggling with math, and defying her harsh father by falling in love.
Cowboy For A Rainy Afternoon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,530. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012 by Bly Books. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Christian » Western
A '49 Plymouth. A 10-year-old boy. Six old cowboys and a lady in distress. All the fixings for adventure on a rainy afternoon in 1954 Albuquerque.
Growing Up Mabel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Growing up is the last thing on Mabel’s mind. It’s summer-time and once daily chores are out of the way, Mabel cares only about what trouble she can get into next... Join 12-year-old Mabel through the summer that takes her from being a mischievous little girl, to a young lady as she learns about life’s responsibilities and what it means to grow up.
Ziggy Zenn And The Rescue Of Roy Rogers
Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In 1954, my dad was an out of work alcoholic seldom home. Mother worked two jobs but wanted her three kids to have the benefit of the newest invention - the TV. In town was a Jewish couple who 13 years earlier were liberated from Auschwitz. They owned a convenience store and as with the gift of the Magi provided this Catholic family with a Christmas we would otherwise not have benefit of.