Books tagged: 60s

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Live For Today
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,070. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying
A broken promise takes a gifted seventeen-year-old boy down a suicidal path of self-destruction. When asked about his future he says, “I live for today, there are no tomorrows for me.” Can the persistence of his coach help? Will the love of a girl, and her secret, be enough to save him? Without faith there is no hope. Without hope there is no tomorrow. With faith anything is possible.
Dandelion: A Memoir of a Free Spirit
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Catherine James longed to get away from her young, beautiful, and wickedly irresponsible mother: to her beloved grandmother or glamorous Aunt Claire or dashing race-car driver father—who had never been a part of her life. She had not wanted to escape to a California orphanage. It wasn’t until a chance meeting with a very young Bob Dylan that Catherine was inspired to make her escape.
El Porto Summer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,770. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Brett Sloan is out of school for summer. The California teenager envisions spending his time surfing, babe-watching and taking it easy. Girls look sexier every day but Brett won't fall in love. Girls are too hard to figure out and probably would control his life. But, when he finds himself on the bad side of a bad dude, and falling for a shy, pretty girl, life hits him like an enormous wave.
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.
Mimsy Burogrove Psychedelic Detective: The Prison of Concentration
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Written in the form of a long, psychedelic, near-poem. In The Prison of Concentration the world's only psychedelic detective must attempt to deal with an idea that is striving to become... real.
Long Time Gone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 144,370. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
An epic novel of passion, loss, and discovery set in the days that defined a generation. Vernon Case is missing. For Cal Stewart, a disc jockey in Harriet, Mississippi, Vernon is much more than a runaway. He is the only heir of Po Case, the old man who raised Cal like a father. With an oath to bring Vernon home, Cal is caught up in the winds that whip the American firestorm in 1968.
Rock'N'Roll in Locker Seventeen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,140. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
What would happen if you discovered what really happened to the world’s most famous missing rock star? Rock'N'Roll in Locker Seventeen is the hilarious story of a teen who discovers what really happened to his idol, Ricky Stevenson, a 1960's rocker who mysteriously vanished 30 years before.
Liverpool Beatles: An Ebook Guide
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal
A Beatles guide you can read anywhere! For the Beatles fan who is visiting Liverpool this is an illustrated, comprehensive guide to the main Beatles sites you will not want to miss. Includes links to Beatles maps in Liverpool and details of Beatles themed places to stay as well as the story behind each site listed and photographs of key places. A must for any fan of The Fab Four.
Salsa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,260. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Romance » General
When three lonely guys decide to join a Salsa dance class to find girls, they discover it opens up a whole new social world and leads to them forming a small group of friends; who as the story continues have various romantic and fun adventures together, fraught with misunderstandings and sometimes leading to hilarious consequences, as the guys try to win the girls affections.
The Sausage Maker's Daughters
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 121,110. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Equal parts murder mystery, courtroom drama, and in-depth character study, The Sausage Maker's Daughters, set against the turmoil of the Vietnam era, exposes the misdeeds of the youngest daughter's counterculture lifestyle as it lays bare the darkest secrets of her conservative, self-obsessed family in this heart-pounding smalltown courtroom showdown.