Nostalgic and Historical Fiction Books
By Mark Nobes, chief editor
'We all need somebody to look out for us'
By Paul Matts
246 pages - Kindle edition, paperback
Until Karl messes up with tumultuous consequences. He doesn’t want to, but Matt must step up.
Luckily, he has plenty of distractions. And thank god for music.
Street Siren * NEW *
She's Coming For Blood
By Tom Batt
133 pages - Kindle edition, paperback
Set in London during 1988, this absorbing novella tells the story of a young prostitute, Devlin Hunter. She becomes distraught after discovering that her best friend Roxy has been murdered, which, inevitably, pushes her back into drug addiction. A snuff film is uncovered depicting Roxy’s death by a masked killer. However, the police still struggle for leads.
Devlin stumbles upon a connection between the snuff film and a local adult entertainment studio and infiltrates the company by going undercover as an actress. She tracks down those responsible and seduces each of them before exacting her brutal revenge.
However, she soon has the police on her trail and it becomes a race against the clock to kill them before she is caught herself.
The Timekillers * NEW *
By Matthew Reed
133 pages - Kindle edition, paperback, hardcover
Take a wild ride back through the music, culture and fashion of the late 80s/early 90s, in this gripping sci-fi thriller.
This is the story of a few brave Americans who were willing to do what they thought was right in order to save the lives of millions.A War between the United States and the People’s Republic of China. A crushing but costly American victory. Unintended consequences, hidden nukes, a Viral Weapon and an aftermath that killed millions upon millions of people in North America, China, Korea, and Russia.
A tightly compartmented group of American Soldiers, Intelligence Operators and specially-cleared scientists working at secret installations in the American Southwest, are determined to change what happened by going back in time to 1990 to stop the aftermath of a Pacific War.
They have the technology, the personnel, and even scientific assistance from an extra-terrestrial engineer pulled from a UFO crash site.
Will it work, or will it only make things worse?
Tommy and the Order of Cosmic Champions * NEW *
By Anthony D. Grate and Anthony J. Rapino
392 pages - Hardcover
What follows is a whirlwind coming-of-age adventure of righting wrongs, overcoming perilous obstacles, confronting our inner demons, and challenging the limits of reality. In this waxing nostalgic and imaginative fantasy, readers will discover what excitement lies waiting when you take risks and conquer your fears. Only one question remains: In the final hour when you heed the call, the courage to give your all, will you stand or fall?
Lawn Darts & Lemonade: Tackling the '80s
By Steven Manchester
296 pages - Kindle, paperback
JAFA: Just Another Friendly Australian
By Francesca Spencer
370 pages - Kindle, paperback, hardcover
By Robert J. Peterson
922 pages - Kindle, paperback
It’s 1989, and evil’s on the loose in the Smoky Mountains. Now, only a brave group of friends can stop it, using their imaginations and a little bit of magic.
Okay... a lot of magic!
A Very 80's Murder
By Tim Harrington
223 pages - Kindle, paperback
The Oxford Chronicles
By Collin Fowler
197 pages - KIndle, paperback
We of the 80s
By Antonio and Rocco Raimondi
110 pages - paperback
Don't You Want Me
1981: Riots, Royals, and Revenge
By Richard Easter
383 pages - Kindle, paperback
Bread Bags & Bullies: Surviving the '80s
By Steven Manchester
208 pages - Kindle,paperback
By Steve McElhenny
258 pages - Kindle, paperback, audiobook
Business WisE (Part ONe)
By M.B. Clarke
346 pages - Kindle or paperback
This absorbing novel is about two entrepreneurial families in 1980s Australia, who are each other’s number one competition.
The Gallaghers and Garrisons manage to find competition at every level, even when they are off-duty. Challenged by the unceasing rivalry, co-existing is complicated for the families and companies, when they must secure their rightful place.
Revisit the era that will continue to inspire to bring not only old-school items back, but also values. The Business Wise Series is based on a fascination with the 80s - a time that lacked today’s popular communication tools and electronics - and also the fashion, style and how people were able to connect, which are the key points.
Looper: A Coming of Age Novel
By Michael Conton
334 pages - Kindle or Paperback
DREAMIN' IN 89: A NOVEL
By T. G. Monahan
196 pages - Kindle or Paperback
The '86 Fix: A 1980s Time Travel Novel
By Keith A. Pearson
360 pages - Kindle, Paperback, Audiobook
The Trusty Butter Knife - An 80's Adventure
By Edward Fernandez
210 pages - Kindle Edition Only
It was 1985, somewhere in Southern California. A skinny teenager with a yellow Mohawk named Rusty Ruston, along with his band of misfit friends, unwittingly uncover a town secret when their curiosity leads them to rely on nothing more than their youthful, pure-hearted sense of adventure and a trusty butter knife!
By Addison Moore
202 pages - Kindle or Paperback
Welcome to 1985 - Big hair, leg warmers, bitchin’ music, and the Brat Pack — what’s not to love about the 80’s? Extract " I get accused of shoplifting right in front of my crush, Russell James, aka The Preppy Prince. He makes my entire body weak as water, and I hate that he has that effect on me." Head back to the mid 1980s in Tainted Love from a best-selling American author.
Trapped in an 80s Teen Movie
By Michelle Duffy
196 pages - Kindle or Paperback
A highly-rated comedy romance that is both fun and witty. This entertaining and engaging story will take you right back to being an 80s teenager again, a time when John Hughes films (such as Pretty in Pink) and dodgy fashion were pretty much order of the day.
I Love the 80s
By Megan Crane
401 pages - Kindle or Paperback
Jenna loved everything about the 80s - the hair, the fashion, the music - and most of all, Tommy Seer, pop legend.
A magical escape back to the eighties by full-time writer Megan Crane.