Books tagged: 1970s

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1970’s Billericay Boy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,530. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
1970’s Billericay Boy is the story of a boy growing to early manhood in the Seventies and transports the reader slap-bang into the middle of a world of ‘bunking’ off school, getting the ‘whack’, smoking Players’ cigarettes at the top of the school field and ‘getting off’ with ‘birds’ at the back of the Archer Hall disco. The book is as hilarious, moody and sad as the lives of many teenagers of th
Brokenback
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,510. Language: Australian English. Published: October 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The Brokenback story is a tale of love, humour, tragedy, and drama. It describes the mateship between the mineworkers and the hardships they face in their everyday routine - and why they wouldn’t want to work anywhere else but the underground. It also looks at the sufferings of miners from earlier years, those who’ve contracted pneumoconiosis, a debilitating and, for most, a fatal lung disease.
Champion of Hollow Earth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,280. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Kurg, a race of Nazi lizard men, march through Hyperborea, a land that exists inside a Hollow Earth, decimating entire civilizations and turning people into slaves. But the final spell of Hyperborea's greatest wizard calls to Hollow Earth a Champion: Big Jim Magnum, a badass private investigator from 1978 Detroit. The first action-packed digest novel in a new series.
Love and Darkness
Series: The Cause. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,360. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Chaos reigns, as many of the Cause’s research efforts start producing results and upending Transform society. When Stacy Keaton decides to take the Arms in a new and bloody direction, will Carol be able to resist the call of her own predatory nature?
Atmospheres: The genesis of Genesis
Price: Free! Words: 16,410. Language: British English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Screenplays » Biographical , Screenplays » Musical
Feature-film length screenplay. Atmospheres is a biopic of Tony Stratton-Smith and early Genesis. It’s a comedy. It’s a drama. It tells a positive, life-affirming story of self-belief and redemption. And it is a tribute to a forgotten man without whom we may never have had the Genesis we know and love.
One Young Fool in Dorset: The Old Fools Prequel
Series: Old Fools. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,760. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Ant Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
So how did it all begin? What happened before Victoria met Joe and they embarked on their crazy life in Spain? This light, airy and charming story is the delightful prequel to Victoria Twead’s "Old Fools" series. Her childhood memories are vividly portrayed, leaving the reader chuckling and enjoying a warm sense of comfortable nostalgia.
Drop Dead Punk
Series: A Coleridge Taylor Mystery. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 68,950. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
It’s 1975, and Pres. Ford refuses to bail out NYC, but newsman Coleridge Taylor has other worries. He needs his next scoop. He thinks he’s found it when a mugging leaves a punk and a cop dead. Only the punk was a good kid, and the NYPD thinks Officer Samantha Callahan abandoned her partner. Taylor falls for Samantha. A bad move. Her story has a mighty undertow, and Taylor is in over his head.
Biker Sluts versus Flying Saucers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,640. Language: British English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
An outlaw biker story set during the aftermath of an alien invasion in 1970s England.
Mitzi Bootzin’s Sneak Previews: 1973-1977
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 390. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Mitzi Bootzin, a long-time movie aficionado, was the go-to movie reviewer for the Chicago suburbs from 1973 to 1977. Her short and witty reviews were published in 32 local newspapers by Pioneer Press, then a Time, Inc. subsidiary, now owned by the Chicago Tribune. Enjoy this compilation of her work and this trip back in time to the 1970’s.
Trio of Lost Souls
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 89,160. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Bill Vincent is a killer … in the name of justice. Not that the law would agree. With one murderous act of retribution for an attack on his wife, he leaves behind respectability and hits the road. After taking on a series of odd jobs, he meets Jim Garret, a like-minded spirit whose thirst for justice equals his own. They join together to beat the corrupt bossmen at their own political game.