Books tagged: hippies

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Learning to Haight
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,190. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
2012 IR Discovery Award Finalist. Jack McClure is assigned to write an article about an influential figure from the city's past. A beatnik, a hippie and a one-time movie star, Dean Simmons is anything but an easy interview, but Jack knows that getting to know the "real" Dean is his ticket off the news desk. Along the way, Jack learns what it means be an activist and to make a name for himself.
Punching a Young Man Claiming to be an Enlightened Buddhist in the Face: A Socratic Dialogue
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This novelette is starts out with a drug-using, unemployed individual who claims to be an Enlightened Buddhist being punched in the face, and the resulting conversation is a Socratic dialogue in which the supposed Enlightened Buddhist is accused of adhering to a pseudo-Buddhism. This book is for anyone who's met a drug using reprobate who claims to be a Zen Master, and did not enjoy the occasion.
Houses & Other Stories
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A mainstream collection containing a 10,000 word novelette and three short stories, all set in Berkeley, California in the late 1960s and early 1970s.
East Village
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Series: Fiction, plays and screenplays, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Yukyuk is a speed freak and Harry sells weed and hash from his one-room apartment on 11th Street. One warm summer night in 1967, they have a problem, and that problem ends in murder.
Root. Sprout. Blossom: Life Bag of a Flower-Child
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,420. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
One woman’s journey to overcome an anything-but-normal childhood as a southern hippie-child in the 1960’s, to conquer all odds and circumstances that kept her impoverished and unwelcome in her own small southern hometown. The story follows Robin “Birdie” Lormand’s poignant yet anti-heroic rise from the ash heaps to claim her rightful place in her family legacy.
Lilac's Book: Random Advice & Hippy Values, for Ages 12 to Adult
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Price: Free! Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
Written by a father as a gift for his daughter, topics are in random order and range from "Hope" and "Tomatoes" to "Drugs," "Sex," "Relationships," and "Religion." Includes extensive reader comments and links to the author and website for the online version of the book.
Memoirs of a Flower Child
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,130. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
This is a responsible look back at the time in America called the 60's. It's been said that if you remember the 60's, you weren't really there. Well, this book is for those who'd like to take a look back at the 60's and the 70's, to re-evaluate what they've left behind. A lot of the times I really have forgotten. Most of all, this book is for fun.
Death by Cake
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Price: Free! Words: 97,610. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Hippie hero, death by sweets, never ending childhood for young and old, and an interesting hit on the newest resident? Welcome to Lost Secret girls and boys!
Long Time Gone
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 144,390. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
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.
Space Hippie
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Price: Free! Words: 22,100. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
What if a mad scientist wants to destroy all life in the Universe, and the only people who can stop him are... a camper bus full of hippies? Join our tree-hugging, drug-free heroes as they zoom across galaxies in their solar-powered bus. Will they defeat the greasy villain in time? And do they have enough veggie burgers to make it to the next planet? For readers ages 11 to 111.