Books tagged: 50s america

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Jitterbug: A Bonaventura Cozy Mystery #1
Series: Bonaventura Cozy Mystery Series. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 97,640. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016 by Cozy Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A soft, non-graphic mystery and novel of the Fifties. Vincente Bonaventura is a dashing, fancy-dressing tailor/farmer from the dark cypress bayous of northern Louisiana. He seeks his fortune selling Fuller Brush and Electrolux vacuum cleaners door-to-door around the south while raising his infant daughter Julietta. An old childhood "friend" hides 5 kilos of uncut cocaine in the trunk of his car.
Scapegoat: The Price of Freedom
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 97,650. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Rae Richen’s newest novel, Scapegoat: The Price of Freedom is set in 1953, The McCarthy era. Scapegoat explores what happens to teenager, Gib Evans, when the powerful people around him sell fear, encouraging citizens to turn on each other. Gib and friends work to stop the disaster that is set in motion, but they discover that turning off, or even deflecting mass hysteria is nearly impossible, and
The Last Butterscotch
Price: Free! Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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SHORT STORY Henry Jr. and his family are excited about their newborn kittens, but when Henry goes into the barn to see them - he finds that there's an extra. It looks and weighs the same as another. Henry's mom is spooked. Where did this extra cat come from, and why does it act so strange?
The Golden Age of Flying Saucers: Classic UFO Sightings, Saucer Crashes and Extraterrestrial Contact Encounters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,330. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2010 by New Paradigm Press. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs
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This informative, fast-paced, Gosh-wow joy-ride through the Golden Age of American flying saucer history profiles contactees Richard Shaver, George Adamski and Truman Bethurum, as well as famous events like the 1947 UFO crash at Roswell, New Mexico. Includes more than 20 photographs, an extensive glossary, a recommended reading list, and seven "Flying Saucers Year by Year" reference fact pages!