Books tagged: 50s

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50 Frogs, 5 Babes and a Bulldog
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 66,530. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2018 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This is the story of five 50-plus women looking for good men in today’s dating world. After Sandy Applegate comes up with a plan based on the concept that “you have to kiss 50 frogs before you find your prince,” things start to get very interesting….
Types of characters in the novels of the Angry Young Men
Price: Free! Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature
Always caught between vast possibilities and enormous limitations, living with a sharp sense of insecurity in a world where nothing can last and events occur chaotically, the post-war man bitterly experiences the tragedy of having complete liberty to act one way or another while his efforts are never successful because he is never able to master the complexity within both his world and himself.
Zero On Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,170. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Fatherhood, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A limited father-son relationship leads to an amusing recollection of the fabulous 50s and 60s, as a son views his childhood through a prism of “someday you’ll look back at this and laugh.” The suspenseful opening is the book's foundation. It affects both the father and son, and leads to a surprising conclusion, all effectively blended in this entertaining, unusual and true story. Enjoy sampling!
Annette Funicello: America's Sweetheart
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 40,430. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Annette Funicello: America's Sweetheart looks at the life and career of Annette from all angles, all sides, the ups and downs. Stories that are supported by exclusive interviews with fellow performers Carl Gardner (of the group The Coasters), Freddy 'Boom Boom' Cannon, Tommy Sands and songwriter Richard Sherman. Annette has told her story before. But it has never been told this way.
Tessa Coyle: Science Police - The Obsolete Prometheus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012 by Postmortem Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Science City demands a very special kind of police force. A police force that knows the cutting edge, can cope with the strange and with the heroism and judgement to mete out ethical justice in an ever changing environment. Enter Tessa Coyle, Science Police. A short, pulp story.
Middle Age Cranky at 100: Fine Whines & Muddled Memories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,700. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Howard Baldwin isn't really a cranky guy; he just plays one in his blog. In this compilation of his first 100 columns, he wends his way with both humor and harrumph through the aggravations of 21st century life, but also touches on nostalgia, accumulated wisdom, and appreciation both for the way things are and the way they used to be.
Johnny Cool
You set the price! Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
it is 1959, Johnny went to the private party. He is a cool guy. Sandra toward him to dance. Later during the streetcars race, the stranger guy pushed Johnny at the cliff to the never ending vortex. he closed his eyes. he went to the heaven and wanted a challenge to win to go back to his life. if he win.
My Sanctuary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,300. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A lonely girl who dreams of an impossible future. A sullen boy with a troubled past. Together, with a stained glass angel, they form a bond that shelters them from the cruel indifference of life in a church-run orphanage in the 1950s. When a “secret game” leads to the unthinkable, a choice must be made that no mother, real or imagined should ever have to face.
Lily of the Springs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,690. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The 50’s…Drive-in Movies, Doo-wop Music…and Love in the Back Seat of a ’51 Plymouth
The Confessions of a Hollywood Agent
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,940. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
An explosive holylwood novel of sex, power, intrigue… and murder.. A novel of a Hollywood courtesan and her procurer, who rise in the film world of the 50′s and early 60′s. will will take you an an adventure all the way from the white house (where you will run into some JFK) to Cuba where Meyer Lansky had control over the gambling, to Hollywood and all of its famous stars.