Books tagged: 1985

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A Natural Woman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,200. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
It's 1985. Threatened by the spectre of mortal illness, beautiful Abigail Winslow suddenly forsakes her glittering world of high-priced antiques and New York, solely for a daring struggle with her past. Desperate, she plunges into a brief but passionate affair with a strikingly handsome young doctor, retraces the course of her troubled childhood, and searches for the man she never stopped loving.
Wrightsville Beached
Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Biographical
Back in the summer of 1985, three young dudes paddle a pair of inflatable rubber boats over to a small marsh island in the Wrightsville Beach (NC, USA) sound. Soon the 'elixium' starts to take effect. Space gets distorted. Then a medical situation. And when the sun sets, two of the three are missing. A 2300-word Psecret Psociety pshort pstory. Features the late Frank von Peck (Future Agent 107).
Letters From A Student In Communist Poland
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Letters, Fiction » Literary collections » European / General
The mid-1980s was shortly before freedom arrived in the USSR and its European satellites. In 1984/85 I corresponded with a Polish student from Nysa, who studied in Katowice. My friend, Miroslawa, struggled with a lack of freedoms. She could not travel to the U.K., as she desired. Before Polish independence, "Mirka" filled her life with music and various items that she bought on the black market.
I Woke Up In Love This Morning
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Three short stories that highlight two girls' coming of age in different eras. From a girl's first period to another girl risking punishment in a parking lot, Gibbons explores what it's like to be a young girl in suburban Northern California.
The Villanova Miracle and 63 Other Dreams: A Game-by-Game Guide to the 1985 NCAA Tournament
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,330. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
While many of the great games and heroes produced by the NCAA tournament are well-known to sports fans, there are countless stories that have been forgotten. That changes with 'The Villanova Miracle and 63 Other Dreams'. This book, which was produced after countless hours of meticulous research, chronicles every game played in the NCAA tournament in 1985, when the field was expanded to 64 teams.
2| Mirror mirror
Price: Free! Words: 11,390. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Europe isn’t always the most exciting place in the universe, especially in the nineteen fifties, but when sightseeing with the Doctor something’s always about to happen… When innocent people seemingly at random start disappearing around him, the Doctor must take action. Is he strong enough to face the one responsible? Will he ever be able to look at himself in the mirror?