Books tagged: sixties

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Head for the Hills
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,610. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017 by Crimson Cloak Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
HEAD FOR THE HILLS is a compelling and humorous autobiographical eyewitness account of the early days of Hollywood and some of its iconic stars.
"A Trip at Granny's"--a short story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017 by Studio Z-7 Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
The recollections of a young boy in the late 1960s of his hip grandma who liked to throw parties in her big old house in an urban residential neighborhood. When she hosts his uncle’s college graduation party, the boy inadvertently finds out the fruit punch is spiked. Then the adventure really begins. Going to Grandma’s house was never quite like this.
Seen One Seen Them All
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,500. Language: Australian English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Follow the life of an English country boy, from primary school through to emigration to Australia and his adventures until retirement . Born in 1944, the youngest of nine boys, life in a Sussex village could be pretty dull, but not for Victor. He made sure they he had his share of fun. The 1960’s saw the birth of rock n roll and the sexual revolution and young Vic made sure he had his fair share .
Those Were The Days, My Friend
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,850. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016 by The Florida Hoosier. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Ethics & morals
We were all about hot cars, loud music and dancing the night away. It was a time of innocence, sex wasn’t passed out like cotton candy and drugs were unheard of. We did overindulge in alcohol, but our shenanigans were mild compared to what came in the decades to follow. There were problems, always has been, always will be. Divorce was practically unheard of.
How Far Would You Have Gotten If I Hadn't Called You Back
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,770. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Is it fast, exciting love that Bronwyn needs or the slower kind of love that lasts? Is it JC or Will?
I Shot Bruce
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,810. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Conceived loosely on the untimely dismissal and subsequent life of Pete Best, the so-called 'fifth Beatle', Asunder's perspective and his ultimate commitment to retribution differs markedly from Ringo Starr's predecessor. Intelligent and intense, I Shot Bruce chronicles and dramatizes obsession to the point of self-destruction.
The Girls and Me: Fictional Snapshots
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,910. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
An array of mid-20th Century women parade through the narrator’s life, who tells their partial early life stories as she remembers them, weaving her own story into the fabric of the whole.
My Mama's Tamales
Price: Free! Words: 66,470. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
(4.00)
What does a mother teach a daughter about a chaotic world? What does she teach her child about love, necessity, bigotry, self-confidence, and her Latina culture? Rosario Olmos has her work cut out for her. This novel is a precious story of remarkable endurance, all-encompassing wisdom, and unfolding sense of self.
Separation Anxiety: A Coming-of-Middle-Age Story
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,020. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Miji Campbell grew up in a close-knit, middle-class family in the 1960s and ’70s. In early adulthood, her orderly life began to unravel. In this insightful memoir, Miji describes how she wrestled with increasing anxiousness – feelings that haunted her through career, marriage, and the birth of her children. It’s not until middle age that she found ways to quiet her mind and stand on her own.
Babysitting Socrates
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,820. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00)
In a time of change and turmoil in late sixties America, a boy discovers love and choices. Love of a girl, love of his friends and his world.