Books tagged: 1960s

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Sins Of The Father
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,490. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
She is the daughter of English aristocracy and the granddaughter of ‘Jack the Ripper’ but Emma is also a serial killer. In her teens she had an affair with a Catholic Cardinal resulting in an unwanted pregnancy. It's all here; love, lust, human frailty, jealousy, hatred, aggression, compassion, forbidden truths and forbidden fruit.
The Darkwater Liar's Account
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 88,500. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
When a roadside explosion of family violence propels Bridget to her farmhouse cellar for refuge, she finds a tattered ledger, abandoned by a farmer named Laura. Here she aligns the perfect confession and collaboration; resolved to alter the surge of family history, Bridget reclaims her WWII memories of Nazi complicity and calculates her receipts, before another person dies on her account.
Liverpool Fantasy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,310. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Nonfiction » Music » Genres & styles / general
It's 1987, and The Beatles are gathering in Liverpool. It's been 25 years since John Lennon walked out during the recording of Please Please Me taking George & Ringo with him. Paul Montana now a famous Vegas crooner is returning home for the reunion. Liverpool Fantasy examines the hazards of friendship, life as a rock musician, and a world without the Beatles.
Beatle Musings: The Musical Legacy Of The Beatles
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 19,380. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
The Musical Legacy of The Beatles is the first volume of essays of the research study Beatle Musings –an anthology of scholarship that examines the historical and musical legacy of The Beatles.
Enlightenment is Fun
Series: Opinions and essays, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,950. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
All magic and religion works under the same rules and by blending great spiritual traditions, a modern shaman disarms the sorcerers who manipulate religion to manifest war for profit. Take bell, book & candle to new dimensions by creating your own hybrid religion.
The Last Summer of Love
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,590. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Set in New York City during the summer of 1970, The Last Summer of Love focuses on one family, the Sevens, especially on two twenty-one-year-old cousins, Kiel and Katy. The novel follows family members as they navigate the radically changing urban culture and adapt to new attitudes toward gender, religion, authority, war, drugs, and sex.
Not Like Other Boys, Growing Up Gay by Marlene Fanta Shyer and Christopher Shyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,130. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In alternating voices, this frank memoir chronicles the long journey mother and son took from a relationship of concealment and shame about Chris's homosexuality to one of acceptance and love. Marlene and Chris tell the story of their parallel lives during the troubled years each of them kept silent about their suspicions, all the while yearning to reveal the truth.
Blue Hole
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,570. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Tallasee Tynan is a photographer, not a detective, and wants nothing to do with a missing-person search. But when an old woman asks her to look for a wayward grandson, Tallasee agrees and recruits her young friend Charley Selkirk to help her put the pieces together. “Blue Hole” is the compelling tale of the summer Charley learned about death, love and the terrible secret that had shaped him.
What the Deaf Mute Heard
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,780. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A boy named Sammy wakes up in an empty bus and finds his mother gone. He sits quietly and waits for her to return. She never does and it’s years before Sammy speaks another word. But the man pretending to be deaf eventually reveals the town’s secrets--and his own. The basis for a popular television movie, “What the Deaf-Mute Heard” is a tale that stays with you long after you’re done reading.
The Postcard Photographer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,640. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Historical » USA
The Postcard Photographer takes the reader on a leisurely walk back to the 1960s, the years of Viet Nam, soul-searching, the sudden and sad ending of the Kennedy era, the peace marches and the fold music that stirred the hearts of a generation. Bonus book included: "The Kid From A Mill Town"