Books tagged: 1990s

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Contradiction and Change: Britain in the Nineties
Price: Free! Words: 28,220. Language: British English. Published: July 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
This collection of essays takes a broad-based approach to understanding the key developments in social and cultural life in Britain in the 1990s. If you were there, reading this ebook may bring back some fond memories. And even if you weren’t, the essays make for interesting reading on a decade that has come to symbolise a turning point in recent British social history.
Falling Rock
You set the price! Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Darcy is a rural mail carrier whose solitude is broken only when playing in her friends' band -- especially with the singer, Helen. Darcy is in love with her, but Helen is trapped in a contentious marriage for the sake of her disabled son. Darcy knows all she and Helen can have together is their music. That's enough, until an outsider reminds her that more is possible -- just not with Helen.
Identity
Price: Free! Words: 81,280. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Sixteen-year-old Karen Lyles would never describe herself as a typical small town teen. Maybe that's because Peake, Alabama isn't a typical small town.The seemingly sleepy suburb is protected by a mysterious vigilante called Unseen. Karen Lyles becomes even less "typical" when one of Unseen's enemies kidnaps her little sister. Karen springs into action by partnering Unseen for the rescue mission!
Option Four
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,770. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
It’s 1997, and seventeen-year-old Donn Carhart wants to come out. There are four ways it could go: reject, tolerate, accept, or they’ll say “me too!” But his parents don’t like gay people, and he doesn’t know any other gay kids. With his family, community, and classmates pushing back on his decisions, will Donn push forward or will he opt out?
Affairs of the Head
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 154,170. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Jayne, 17 and shy, suspects the medical equipment she works with has a sinister use. With her friend Jon she investigates, her workplace burns down, she ends up in court and Jon is brain-damaged. During her self-discovery, and through to a bittersweet conclusion, she finds unexpected powers and qualities, and grows from a shy, downtrodden teenager into a worthy, if not always perfect hero.
Tested: Sex, Love, and Friendship in the Shadow of HIV
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,180. Language: American English. Published: January 6, 2017 by Tulabella Ruby Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
The year is 1993 and those in the gay community are dying of AIDS, caring for people with AIDS, infected with HIV or terrified of catching the virus. Edwin, Julio, Anastasia, and Jennifer are four friends who spend a Saturday getting an HIV test at one of Chicago’s public health clinics, and their blood, along with their hearts and spirits, are tested in ways they can’t even imagine.
There Are Powers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Inspirational
In a sleepy mountain town, a group of teenagers keep themselves busy throughout summer by organizing The Game, a competition which turns the city into a colorful battleground between the myriad teams vying for first place. But when an unlikely group arrives in town and starts causing havoc, it's up to Felix and his friends to set things right again.
Rebel Without A Suit: The Not-So-Casual Road to Casual Friday
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015 by Antenna Books. Categories: Essay » Business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Workplace culture
Rebel Without A Suit: The Not-So-Casual Road to Casual Friday by Richard Press and Joseph Cosgriff is a well-informed and witty 6,000 word exposé on the origins and misinterpretations of Casual Friday, the trend that has taken over the global business world.
Better the Devil You Know
Series: Never Forget. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,870. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Angel and Rio are now young adults, trying to forge their way in the world, all the while carrying on the legacy of resentment and revenge that has blighted the lives of the generations before them. Rio escapes America, moving to England and finding success, love and heartache. Angel tries to make it as a rock star, all the while battling the childhood demons that torment her.
Stars and Flowers
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 145,510. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
During her many years as an outdoors columnist in the ’80s and ’90s, Evelyn Klahre Anderson spoke to political figures, Broadway stars, famous scientists, astronauts, recording artists, network newsmen, environmentalists, comedians, and even former presidents and their wives in her quest to learn the impact that plants and flowers had on the lives of these larger than life personalities.