Books tagged: 1960

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The Dutch Doctor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,160. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012 by Inknbeans Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » General
1960, Indonesia. The tropical paradise is facing depression and dictatorship. Nursing student Heidi West is so determined not to be offered up on a marital auction block by her mother that she accepts a post that no other student has been willing to take: a post as a surgeon's assistant off the coast of Java.
German Summer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,100. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Amanda McCarter. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Beth Donaldson never imagined she would live to see sixteen, much less fall in love. Beaten and abused by her father, a World War II veteran, her future is grim. Her brother, Jeff, tries to look out for her, but he has his own life to live. That is, until a stranger with a cloudy past and a dreamy accent walks into her life and everything starts to change.
The Mark of the Koresh
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In the best of times, Chuliot, a kibbutz on the Syrian border, is a dangerous place to be. But in the summer of 1960 it becomes a place of unimaginable horror as three young women are marked for a journey into the afterworld. Travel with them into HELL!
London Workhouse, Slums to South Oxhey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,170. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
London has managed to keep much of its character over time although much of its luster has been lost. The Victorians did more damage than the Great Fire of Lodon 1066, and the town planners, the village idiots, of the 1960s destroyed more of London, than the bombs in the Blitz.
Birdie and Beletta
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,580. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Birdie and Beletta is the heart-wrenching story of a little girl with a big problem. Should she stay with her dysfunctional family or choose to go with Beletta? Her psychic gifts help her navigate the mine-field she has to cross.
Cicada and the Righteous King of Albanny
Series: The Society On Da Run. You set the price! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A group of teenagers engage in strange mysteries that lead to turmoil amongst the townsfolk in their small town.
Thanks For The Ride Kid!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
A short story about a teen unknowingly gives a ride to an escaped prisoner.
We Were Once Hippies (A Poem)
Series: The Society On Da Run. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 380. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Romance » General
Julianna Karrucci reminisces the days she was in love, and her young son wonders when his father will return. Winner of the Wattpad Poetry contest and critically acclaimed story, "We Were Once Hippies" is the 18th issue in the critically acclaimed space dragon series, "The Society On Da Run." Inspired by the ALI PROJECT song Keikaso (Burial in Osmanthus).
Twinkies And The 8th Grade Prom
Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
In the spring of 1960, barely 14 years old I did not have courage to ask Beverly Jones to the prom. A member of the "geeks", I was preoccupied with the prank of running a pair of my dad's underwear up the flagpole. Then Beverly asked ME to the prom and plans changed. Afterall, she was going to be the mother of my children. We attended prom and years later we met by chance and she is now an MD.
Misery Mountain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,320. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2009 by Vicann Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Murder, suicide, rape, witnessed through the eyes of an angry teenager. Follow Vance Remke as he discovers shocking family secrets and befriends a bootlegger, who teaches him humanity and coal mining. But the bootlegger's daughter hates Vance and threatens his life. He fights to keep his girlfriend and kills a child to stay alive. Vance brings justice to his enemies but at what price?