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Blue Moon: A Literary Sonata By Hal Andress
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Pre 60's, 60's, post 60's historical fiction. young love, growing up in suburban America,the Vietnam war, the draft. Pop culture before there was pop culture; coming of age. What it was like before,... More > during and after the Beatles.< Less
Blue Moon: A Literary Sonata By Hal Andress
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Pre 60's, 60's, post 60's historical fiction. young love, growing up in suburban America,the Vietnam war, the draft. Pop culture before there was pop culture; coming of age. What it was like before,... More > during and after the Beatles.< Less
At The Lake By Lou Grantt
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Set amidst the turbulent times of the late sixties, this beautifully honest novel brings the period to life - from the clothing and music of the day to the controversies and personal choices... More > surrounding the country's involvement in Viet Nam. Virginia McNally must choose the path her life will take - a path that leads to love with one of the two men who pursue her, or the path to her truest love, classical music. And both paths tarry for a while in a little resort town called Greenwood Lake, where Virginia and her friends escape the realities of unhappy lives by overindulging in the proverbial sex, drugs and rock & roll. "Lou Grantt writes of love and loss with humor, wit, and charm. Her characters populate a landscape so rich with details of time and place that the reader is captured by every page. Historical (1960s) fiction, romance, coming of age--this book delivers and satisfies." - Dr. Cyd Ropp, Professor of Speech Communications, College of the Siskiyous.< Less
All Giamotti's Children By Sean Munger
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As an immortal being with the ability to shift universes at will, Steven Giamotti has had an eternity to make enemies. Emerging one by one from the pages of great (and not-so-great) works of... More > literature, they haven’t been much threat to him—until they begin to organize themselves to strike him down at the height of his greatest accomplishment. Four random people—a sailor aboard a 19th century whaling ship, a welder at an Antarctic research station, the bookish daughter of a California vintner, and an idealistic ‘60s flower child—are about to become pawns in a cosmic chess game that transcends the boundaries of time and space. But the most difficult move is figuring out whose side they’re supposed to be on... [All Giamotti's Children is the sequel to Life Without Giamotti.]< Less
The Fires of Menai By Susan Euler
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In the year 60 the Emperor Nero orders his legions to attack the sacred island of Mona off the coast of Wales. They are met on the beaches by a mob of black robed Druids, screaming curses and waving... More > torches. Two people from different worlds--Angharad, a Druid and daughter of a Celtic freedom fighter, and Marcus Valens, a Roman tribune, find themselves caught up in the terrible events that follow as all Britannia erupts into flames.< Less
Claire By Ross Richdale
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The liberated 60s have not reached the shores of New Zealand when Claire, a single pregnant girl is sent up-country to have her child, which is to be adopted out. The Sloane family are strangers who... More > offer to board her through this time. But are they? Claire is thrust into the unknown when Alan and Hazel Sloane are involved in a truck accident on the farm. It is up to Claire to help. She does but is now alone on the farm. Initial fears at being alone reach a climax when an elderly man arrives to look after the animals. He is Bob Hodge, Hazel's father. Claire and Bob feed out in the snow and gradually an affinity develops between the pair. In this conservative rural area, the tranquillity of the surface hides a darker background that goes back a generation to before Claire was born. And she is directly involved. This is a story of how scars of the past are opened and conquered by the love of the present for and by Claire, a girl who becomes a woman in the months that make up 1961.< Less
Claire By Ross Richdale
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The liberated 60s have not reached the shores of New Zealand when Claire, a single pregnant girl is sent up-country to have her child, which is to be adopted out. The Sloane family are strangers who... More > offer to board her through this time. But are they? Claire is thrust into the unknown when Alan and Hazel Sloane are involved in a truck accident on the farm. It is up to Claire to help. She does but is now alone on the farm. Initial fears at being alone reach a climax when an elderly man arrives to look after the animals. He is Bob Hodge, Hazel's father. Claire and Bob feed out in the snow and gradually an affinity develops between the pair. In this conservative rural area, the tranquillity of the surface hides a darker background that goes back a generation to before Claire was born. And she is directly involved. This is a story of how scars of the past are opened and conquered by the love of the present for and by Claire, a girl who becomes a woman in the months that make up 1961.< Less
Preferred Lies By Graham Pryor
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Stephen knew that something bad had happened. After all, he'd been there, hadn't he, he'd been a part of it. But how bad it was he could never be sure. Everything seemed to conspire against his... More > knowing. A decade later, as a young man, an unexpected opportunity to discover the truth presents itself. Only, is it the truth he wants to discover This speculative adventure threads its way dramatically across three episodes of twentieth century cultural upheaval, through the struggle and aftermath of the first and second world wars to the social revolution of the 1960s.< Less
Daughters of Boudicca By C.O. Burnell
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Daughters of Boudicca tells the story of the great uprising of the Celtic Iceni tribe, under the leadership of Queen Boudicca, against the Romans in AD 60. Iugurthur, prince of the Ordovice tribe and... More > son of a druid priest, is journeying across country to claim his bride, Bordic, one of the daughters of Boudicca. On arriving at his goal, he discovers that both Bordic and her sister, Berdic, have been taken away by the Romans and forced to work as slaves in the household of the Centurion, Marcus. Boudicca herself has suffered humiliating and brutal treatment at the hands of the Romans and has sworn bloody revenge at any cost. Iugurthur, with his band of warriors, plunges immediately into the fray, vowing to rescue the two sisters and help Boudicca in her great revolt. Meanwhile, the Roman army is marching towards the Island of Mona, in the very heart of Ordovice territory, intending to put the Druids to the sword and in so doing, to rip the heart out of the Celtic nation once and for all...< Less
Daughters of Boudicca By C.O. Burnell
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Daughters of Boudicca tells the story of the great uprising of the Celtic Iceni tribe, under the leadership of Queen Boudicca, against the Romans in AD 60. Iugurthur, prince of the Ordovice tribe and... More > son of a druid priest, is journeying across country to claim his bride, Bordic, one of the daughters of Boudicca. On arriving at his goal, he discovers that both Bordic and her sister, Berdic, have been taken away by the Romans and forced to work as slaves in the household of the Centurion, Marcus. Boudicca herself has suffered humiliating and brutal treatment at the hands of the Romans and has sworn bloody revenge at any cost. Iugurthur, with his band of warriors, plunges immediately into the fray, vowing to rescue the two sisters and help Boudicca in her great revolt. Meanwhile, the Roman army is marching towards the Island of Mona, in the very heart of Ordovice territory, intending to put the Druids to the sword and in so doing, to rip the heart out of the Celtic nation once and for all...< Less

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