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Romana Clay By Jeff Moylan
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Romana Clay is a story of a child's emergence from innocence told in three chapters set in an urban American neighborhood. A series of adventures involving grave-robbing, his eccentric neighbors,... More > and his school help to provide the wisdom and perspective about life that he will need as meets the challenges of growing up.< Less
Lead Us Not Into Trent Station By Richard Guise
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'Lead Us Not Into Trent Station' is Richard Guise's popular memoir of childhood in a Derbyshire town of the 1950s and '60s. Mr Handlebar in the Market Place, sneezing thurifer's at St Laurence's... More > church, 'Mad Ron' at the local grammar school... real-life characters pack these pages. We're soon taken beyond the Midlands to the hazards of university life, epic battles with French red tape, complete confusion in Spain, sartorial problems in China -- and finally back again to a Long Eaton that poses its own problems in the form of Bazzaranshaz.< Less
Saying Goodbye Compilation By Mahima Martel
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As a social storm brewed across the Atlantic in 1964, vivacious and rebellious Hollywood starlet Frankie Robinson had no expectations when she met dark and introspective Alex Rowley, guitarist for... More > one of the hottest English bands – The Dark Knights. For an eager young couple, neither Frankie nor Alex anticipates the scandal their public relationship will cause—reputations must be protected and images need to be maintained. As Frankie and Alex dream of a life together, agents and managers worry of the monies lost and the dangers to their perspective clients. Frankie and Alex are to be kept apart no matter what tragic cost. Behind the closed curtains of celebrity life, Frank and Alex find a way to keep their private love alive despite all obstacles.< Less
Chrysalis By Anna Nicholas
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Antiwar demonstrations. Protest music. Flower children. 1968 is an exciting year to be eighteen years old. For an introverted girl like Sarah Sinnott, it is also a challenging, even frightening year.... More > Sarah begins college with a determination to meet new people and change her life. She soon connects with Nathan Rogers, an outgoing gay activist, and together they seek to make the world a better place. When Sarah falls for Seth Jackson, the handsome editor of the student newspaper, she fears her only involvement with him will be in her dreams. Along the way, she has to come to terms with the possibility that her brother will be drafted to fight in Vietnam, and she must deal with some unfinished business from high school in the form of a boy she had a crush on and a snide cheerleader. As the result of a war protest gone wrong, Sarah finds herself in a jail cell, and has to make some difficult decisions about how she wants to live her life.< Less
Pull Up A Bollard... HMS Ganges and Beyond... By Chris Neylan
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Join Chris Neylan as he walks through the gates of HMS Ganges on the start of a remarkable journey with the Royal Navy of the 60s and 70s. From raw recruit to experienced sailor, enjoy this... More > first-hand account of the ups and downs of life in the Senior Service. Thousands of ex-Navy personnel will know HMS Ganges and its critical role in training men for a career at sea. Learn about life at the base and how Chris fared. Later, we’ll join him as he sets sail with various ships including HMS Torquay (and being told off by Prince Charles), HMS Gurkha (witnessing apartheid) and HMS Excellent. This true, amusing and entertaining account does not mask the sometimes brutal Ganges regime and, near the book’s end, the similar yet harsher regime at Portsmouth Detention Quarters.< Less
Klettin By Peter Spencer
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Tony Tinkelt, an Oxford undergraduate, was tired of his privileged life and wanted to 'disappear.' So, with the help of an unexpected inheritance, he bought a property in London's seedy Soho... More > district. Little did he know, however, how difficult it really was to drop out of sight. A sinister extralegal French organisation, a mysterious beauty, a British intelligence outfit, and simple bad luck, all contribute to an adventure he could not have anticipated and would never forget.< Less
Goodbye, Marlene By John Devaney
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The story concerns Albert Langley's formative years in South Australia during the 1960s: his life, loves, lusts, friendships, aspirations, achievements and failures. Overall, it is an extremely happy... More > time for him, but there is a sting in the tail in the offing.< Less
Goodbye, Marlene By John Devaney
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The story concerns Albert Langley's formative years in South Australia during the 1960s: his life, loves, lusts, friendships, aspirations, achievements and failures. Overall, it is an extremely happy... More > time for him, but there is a sting in the tail in the offing.< Less
Another Place, Another Times By Max G Bernard
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Five Stories. A short anthology of stories by Max G. Bernard. Four science fiction stories and a semi-autobiographical tale of the 1960's. Includes: If Only...: His future self told him his story... More > would win awards. But he knew it was not to be. Not on this ordinary mundane world... Second Time Around: He sought to reach his destiny. But all these time travelers from the future kept trying to interfere. And he says: "I am not a crook, I am a ..." Meeting of the Minds: The inhabitants of Mars had a serious products liability claim to pursue against a human corporation. And a new law clerk on the Interplanetary Supreme Court, assigned to help write the opinion, faces a challenging task... Warm Summer Night: Changing Weather. A man and his dog. And an encounter. In the not too distant future? The Reader Suffers the Loss of Dostoyevsky: Who stole my entire collection of Dostoyevsky's books during a party at my home one evening forty years ago, and why?< Less
Tennyson's Path: A Tale of Old St. Louis By Fritz A. Buckallew
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Tennyson was just an ordinary fellow: a little awkward, a little inexperienced, but kind enough to offer the people of the night his little bit of help. And then came 1964. Juggling work, bowling,... More > phone calls from the afterlife, and the current craze for beetles, he is not prepared for all the changes that are about to enter his life. He never expected to become a romantic interest for a mysterious stranger, a love forbidden in 1960s St. Louis. His feelings for the young woman lead him down a path he never expected to take, where spirit guides show him potential futures for his romance. It is up to him to decide which path he chooses to follow.< Less

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