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HOME BODIES By Louis Abey-Koch
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Johnny Crossbow an aged has-been on the pop music scene in San Francisco for the last forty years, tells his colleagues after a jazz session one Sunday night of three events in the life of his cousin... More > back in Australia in the 60s. Shorty the drummer is set on getting Johnny to write a book about it and he undertakes to get it published. Flattered, Johnny sets out to put down on paper what he can dredge up from an addled mind. The San Francisco publishers however are slow to work on the book and want to change everything along the way, so Shorty sends the manuscript to a friend of his girlfriend in LA to turn it into a screenplay for a film. At the same time, and unknown to Shorty, Johnny's agent sends a second copy to his colleague in LA who writes a competing screenplay. When the finished products are sent to Johnny for approval, he doesn't recognise his scribbles in either of them and so happily sells to both the film rights to his book.< Less
My Walk Among the Stars: Rubbing Shoulders With Country Giants By Dick Flood
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Told in 250 pages this book is the story of one man’s 19 year journey of exhilarating successes, frustrating almosts and heartbreaking failures while writing, singing and performing his own... More > original music, and knowing personally and working with dozens of America’s greatest county music celebrities of the 1960s. In thirty-seven fascinating chapters the author carries us on his exciting tours and adventures to cites and towns all over the United States, Europe, Southeast Asia, Puerto Rico, Africa, The Caribbean Islands, Newfoundland and Labrador. This book is also an excellent and professional inside look at the pros and cons and the dos and donts of a would be country music singer/song writer/entertainer. “His recollections of the country music greats of the 60’s as friends and work colleagues show the fans a side they do not usually get to see.” ~~ Highly Recommended ~~ Susan Keefe Columbia Book Review “My admiration for Dick Flood grew with every page I turned.< Less
My Walk Among the Stars: Rubbing Shoulders With Country Giants By Dick Flood
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Told in 250 pages this book is the story of one man’s 19 year journey of exhilarating successes, frustrating almosts and heartbreaking failures while writing, singing and performing his own... More > original music, and knowing personally and working with dozens of America’s greatest county music celebrities of the 1960s. In thirty-seven fascinating chapters the author carries us on his exciting tours and adventures to cites and towns all over the United States, Europe, Southeast Asia, Puerto Rico, Africa, The Caribbean Islands, Newfoundland and Labrador. This book is also an excellent and professional inside look at the pros and cons and the dos and donts of a would be country music singer/song writer/entertainer. “His recollections of the country music greats of the 60’s as friends and work colleagues show the fans a side they do not usually get to see.” ~~ Highly Recommended ~~ Susan Keefe Columbia Book Review “My admiration for Dick Flood grew with every page I turned.< Less
Villains By Richard Perilly
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The greatest gangster story ever: it goes all over what's gone before! ‘When a man gets to a certain age, he looks back over his life and regrets things he’s done. I don’t regret... More > anything I’ve done - not a fucking thing... and I’ve done some evil things.’< Less
Beyond The Antic Rainbow By C.E. Squires
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Mike and Eldon became friends in the Navy. Years later, on a ranch in Oregon, they are reunited. Set in the turbulent 1960's, Beyond explores personal relations and freedoms.
Slang Of The Trippy Sixties By Robert Barlow
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Letters From Lotusland By ian Whitcomb
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Ian Whitcomb, One Hit Wonder British Invader of the 1960s and teen heart-throb, never went home. Instead he tried to settle down in Los Angeles County where, over the years, he produced a... More > Grammy-winning CD, wrote songs for movies, auditioned for butler roles in TV commercials, had and lost dogs, married successfully, and continued to play his ukulele as the ship went down. Now the entire soap opera (1996--2008), roped together in hard copy with appropriate photos, can be relished as a roller coaster of self-pity, vaunting and failed ambition, jealousy, bathos and pathos, culminating in a Big Dream. In other words, this is a comedy book. Mainline Show Biz may have passed Whitcomb by but here in these precious pages he creates his own world of heroes and villains with himself as King in order to get sweet revenge through the twisted lingo of his India rubber sword.< Less
Pora Lotta Lore By Chuck Pora
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A nostalgic look at everything from baseball to babes; fun to frustration; triumph to tears; and growing up in Erie, Pennsylvania during the trying and turbulent Sixties.
Letters From Lotusland By ian Whitcomb
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Ian Whitcomb, One Hit Wonder British Invader of the 1960s and teen heart-throb, never went home. Instead he tried to settle down in Los Angeles County where, over the years, he produced a... More > Grammy-winning CD, wrote songs for movies, auditioned for butler roles in TV commercials, had and lost dogs, married successfully, and continued to play his ukulele as the ship went down. Now the entire soap opera (1996--2008), roped together in hard copy with appropriate photos, can be relished as a roller coaster of self-pity, vaunting and failed ambition, jealousy, bathos and pathos, culminating in a Big Dream. In other words, this is a comedy book. Mainline Show Biz may have passed Whitcomb by but here in these precious pages he creates his own world of heroes and villains with himself as King in order to get sweet revenge through the twisted lingo of his India rubber sword.< Less
Up and Down Calvin Center Road By David Corbin Rockenbaugh
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Here are the memories and fantasies of an 8-year-old farm boy who loved to sing with Lesley Gore, play with Barbie, pour over encyclopedias, make turkeys shout, turn tractors into spaceships and do... More > the jitterbug to any Andrews Sisters song. More than any of these, though, he loved to be with his Grampa. Ride with the two of them one spring day in 1964 as they roll up and down the country roads of Michiana to say goodbye to Grampa’s crazy old customers and oddball friends—as well as to each other.< Less

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