Books tagged: 1960

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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.
Thanks For The Ride Kid!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,660. 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.
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.
Ole and Nelse, those swedish brothers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,310. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
These two wild & crazy emigrant/immigrant brothers are learning that things are never as easy as they think they should be. These light hearted stories from 1930's to 1960's. They are funny poem-stories worded in old swedish slang, about life back then and including a political viewpoint poem about the war in Viet Nam.
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?