Books tagged: 1980s

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A Practice of One
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,690. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This is the second book in the Riverbend Adventure Series. In this book Gene, a young veterinarian and Evie a vet. tech. must decide if they dare start a business of their own. In these chapters, we share the frustration the two women have with their employers at the Crossman Vet. Hosp., and eventually many small problems seem to come to a head, and they must make new plans for their futures.
Silken Lies
Series: The New England Romance Series. Price: Free! Words: 83,980. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2017 by Carol Anne Vick. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
SILKEN LIES is a sprawling novel that spans over two decades in the life of Isabelle MacKinnon, a photographer for a Manhattan magazine. Assigned to photograph the reclusive millionaire, Julian Theroux, she finds her deep friendship with Cameron Rivers tested to its limits and her life changed in ways she could never have imagined.
Midlife Senior Moments, At the Danville Center
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,160. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017 by Gazebo Gardens Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When recently widowed, forty-five year old, Anne Farley decides to volunteer at the Danville Senior Center, she finds she may have bitten off more than she can chew. In addition to her new job, she must deal with her grief, learn to manage her finances, and maintain her home on her own. There are many bumps in the road as she adjusts to her new life.
Koan
Price: Free! Words: 87,160. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As the teenage daughter of a business mogul in 1980's Madrid, María Teresa is facing an arranged marriage. The thing is, she's already pregnant. This is a story of faith, betrayal and miracles.
The Last Sailors: The Final Days of Working Sail
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 12,710. Language: American English. Published: January 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Engineering (General)
In 1980, Neil Hollander embarked on a two-year voyage on board a 10m sailboat. With this boat he experienced the harsh side of boat-travelling in the Pacific and the toll that 25,000 miles take on your body.
Going New Wave -- a short story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017 by Studio Z-7 Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Alternative history
It’s the early 1980s. A small-time rock band plays the dive bars and dreams of bigger and better things. A young dude who writes lyrics, posts flyers and sends out publicity packets for the band gives his perspective from behind the scenes as the group deals with drunken audiences, records an album, changes musical format to new wave, and brings in an ambitious female singer.
The Lost Women
Price: Free! Words: 42,390. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Dana Roberts, using the name, Sally Brown, has gone undercover and is living in a flat in Bondi. She is trying to find out what has happened to three missing women, who have been connected to the rich and handsome, Peter Ruslen, who lives in a castle-like, iceberg house, in Rose bay; a house where Dana has scored a job as a party hostess.
Spider Dunstan's Teeth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,510. Language: Australian English. Published: September 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Stolen cars, illicit drugs, George Michael, alcohol, turquoise trousers, a yellowing set of false teeth and a black AMT handgun all feature in this romp through Melbourne's western suburbs in the early 1980s. Join Micky - a small time grafter, Leroy - a gentle giant, Spider Dustan and Wendy-the-hot-chick as they strike luck, both good and bad and occasionally strike each other.
Unfaithful unto Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,300. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
This black comedy with serious undertones is set in an English rural general practice during the 1980s.
The House on Cedar Street
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,240. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
In the tiny California town of Briar, on Cedar Street, a house with an evil reputation awaits its next victims. Neighbors speak of it in hushed tones. Teens dare each other to approach it, swear something stalks the halls. Something that hates the living. June, 1989. Happy couple Lex and Gina Dumas think they've found the perfect house...