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Book: And Tell Tchaikovsky the News by Robert Lamb
Atlanta teenager Billy Randolph is a talented musician whose rich father has sheltered him from all but classical works and the "soft" music played on his radio stations. But then Mr. Randolph hires a black yardman who happens to own a great collection of rock 'n' roll records. In no time at all, Billy is hearing a different drummer and singing a different tune!
 
Book: BEX, DRUGS & ROCK 'n' ROLL by Cristian Matheson
A former child star's comedic, psychedelic, rock and roll, coming of age story. If you love Charles Bukowski, David Sedaris and John Birmingham, you'll love this. It's a batch of dysfunctional, zany yet poignant tales. Inside you'll meet characters like Balloon-Head Ed, the sociopathic neighbor, the startled prostitutes, Trixie and Destiny, a transsexual terrier, an angry and drunken town, a [...]
 
Book: A Circus Mind - Rock'n Roll Poetry from the Edge by Ryan Cox
Circus Mind is a compilation of rock n roll inspired poems by Ryan Cox. The book weaves through the annals of rock n roll to paint an expressive history of the bands and their music. Exploring the reaches of every corner of the music world from the Rolling Stones recording of Exile on Main St in Nellcote, France to the Willie Nelson long-haired outlaw country of the 70's and the socially [...]
 
Book: Rocking In Britain by Bob Morritt
'Rocking in Britain' is the authentic Rock Bible for all self-respecting Rock fans in Britain and indeed the world. Why did Dame Cilla Black (OBE) fail her first audition despite being backed by none other than John Lennon and the Beatles? Why was the manager of The Animals kidnapped by the infamous Japanese yakuza and made an offer he couldn't refuse, sending the band fleeing from Japan [...]
 
Book: The Ballad of Charlie & Horse by Mark Stewart
A Story of sex, drugs and rock n roll, The Ballad of Charlie & Horse charts the meteoric rise and fall of a young rock star: Shane Fisher. Initially shy and introvert a friend persuades him to form a band and play the local bars. But no one could have expected the rise to fame and fortune that follows or the havoc his rising star leaves in his wake as Shane hurtles into the depths of drug [...]
 
Book: ROCK STAR - Dream Weaver Novels Book 2 by Su Williams
The first book in this series, DREAM WEAVER was just awarded the bronze medal in the Readers' Favorite International Book Awards!! Another 5 Star book in the Dream Weaver Series by Su Williams!! The sci-fi love story continues with Emari Sweet, and Dream Weaver Nickolas Benedetti. Music, magic, memories & monsters: Rock Star - a dark young adult/new adult romance, and adult supernatural novel. [...]
 
Book: Nothing Stays the Same - A Young Adult Rock 'n' Roll Time Travel Romance (Soul Mates Book 2) by Catherine Chant
How far would you go to save someone's life? Leah and Brennan are going all the way back to 1973. One Choice Changes Everything... In 1973, The Beat Detectors are the hottest TV pop band to hit the airwaves since The Monkees, thanks to the appealing vocals of rising teen idol Ronnie Basford. But behind the scenes, not everything is rainbows and unicorns. Ronnie realizes much too late that one bad [...]
 
Book: The Church Across the Street by Neil Griffin
Amazon reviews - "a very special read," "thoroughly enjoyable, and very funny indeed," "this novel had me staying up very late and wanting more, so off to bed early the second night to finish it," "I loved this book, it took me back to many times in my childhood," "poignant, sad, triumphant and funny" "full of social comment, and written with large amounts of humour," "thoughtful and thought [...]
 
Book: Life Rocks On by Laura Pinto
***Mature Content*** Three men. Two women. New York City in the Sixties was a place and time when rock music ruled the airwaves and the souls of teenagers forging rebellious paths diverging from those of their conformist parents. Inside of a decade, life in the civilized world had undergone a paradigm shift, evolving from a single-course meal into a veritable buffet ... and the choices were [...]
 
Book: Love Poems with an Attitude, and Other Ramblings - Volume One by Paul Henry Abram
I retired as a criminal and labor lawyer after 37 years. I captured those years in the poetry that is this book. My romances seemed to ebb and flow with the difficulty or ease of my successes in professional life. Pot bust clients made my writing somewhat jovial while defending death penalty cases brought out my darker side which weighed heavily on some relationships. Through it all I remained an [...]
 
Book: The Rock & Roll Queen of Bedlam by Marilee Brothers
Trash-talking, soft-hearted teacher Allegra Thome won't let anything get in the way of her search for her missing student, least of all her attraction to Sloan, a rough-around-the-edges but totally irresistible DEA agent with an agenda entirely his own. BABY, COME AND GET IT - Meet Allegra Thome. A teacher for behavior-disordered teens by day and a karaoke singer by night, this leggy blonde knows [...]
 
Book: In the Seam by Kirk James Folk
In the Seam - By Kirk James Folk - You think you're having a rotten day? When nine year old Frank Frandoza's father goes on the lam, Frank is sentenced to attend public school, asphyxiated in a cave-in and awakens in a surreal realm known as the Seam. The Seam houses the essence of the comatose and unconscious and is overseen by a literal big cheese: a giant rogue dairy product who's exceeded his [...]
 
Book: GUITAR MEN by Bob Morritt
At a concert in Germany, a police officer pointed his gun at Townshend and ordered him to stop smashing the guitar. Yet, in 1989, Townshend reassembled the pieces of one of his smashed guitars as a sculpture, later featured during the summer of 2009 at The Henry Ford museum. When Bo Diddley died on June 2, 2008, President George W. Bush, the United States House of Representatives and an uncounted [...]
 
Book: Guessing at Normal by Gail Ward Olmsted
Is life with a rock star ever normal? Small town girl Jill Griffin has mastered the art of being invisible, so when she falls in love with sexy rocker James Sheridan, at first she is content to live in his larger than life shadow. Building a life together under the glare of the media is challenging, and further complicated by constant touring, James' partying and the mixed signals she gets from [...]
 
Book: South Beach Riot by Bob Domonkos
South Beach Riot is an absurd, over-the-top farce about life in the hottest spot in the U.S.-- South Miami beach. I've lived on Collins Avenue and been witness to some of the craziest human interactions imaginable. Anybody who likes Carl Hiassen books, murder mysteries, and side-splitting comedies will get a kick out of these characters. And although on the surface the book is very slapstick, [...]
 
Book: October Song - A Memoir of Music and the Journey of Time by David W. Berner
WINNER, 2017 Grand Prize for Literature, Royal Dragonfly Book Awards - FINALIST in memoir, American Book Fest, BEST BOOK AWARDS In the vinyl era, David W. Berner played rock 'n' roll in a neighborhood garage band. Decades later at the age of 57 he enters a national songwriting contest and quite unexpectedly is named a finalist. But there's more. He's called on to perform the song live at a [...]
 
Book: Massive Unrest - Book 1 - Zombies, Sex, Drugs and Rock & Roll by Michael Hustleborn
When the dead no longer rest in peace, nobody rests in peace. Johnny, an American rocker living in Germany, dreams of stardom. Just when it looks like it might happen, people start dying in droves. The problem is they're not staying dead. Johnny and his new friend Lena are sent scurrying to survive, but while Johnny can definitely rock a crowd, he's no doomsday prepper. When they team up with a [...]
 
Book: After the Storm (The Storm Series) by M. Stratton
Book One of The Storm Series - Alexia "Lexi" Hanson moved across the country to rebuild her life after the attack that almost destroyed her. She enjoys the simple things in her beach cottage. Life is finally complete. Noah Matthews is Rock & Roll's hottest star and on top of the world. After years without a break he finds the solitude he craves at his beach house. Enjoying his early morning [...]
 
Book: Thirty Seconds Before Midnight by Helen J. Beal
What happens when the old money runs out and the new money rolls in? Welcome to Bestwood, a dilapidated estate in the wilds of the English countryside where Herbert, a giant land tortoise presides over the tatty menagerie. The zookeeper, Bob, and his daughter Stella are mystified when rock legend Dave Palmer arrives with his twin sons; that is, until they announce their plans to reinvent Bestwood [...]
 
Book: Beyond The Music by Shannon Brown
Ellen left her life behind when she moved to Canada. Is she ready to start over with a mysterious stranger? Summer 1966. 21-year-old Ellen Daniels has moved to Canada to help out her family's business. She's left everything behind and now the business is failing, she's all alone, and she's just learned her boyfriend's been seeing someone else. Then one day an enigmatic stranger shows up. Ellen [...]
 
Book: Columbus - The Musical Crossroads by David Meyers
Columbus has long been known for its musicians. Unlike New York, San Francisco, Kansas City, Nashville, or even Cincinnati, however, it has never had a definable "scene." Still, some truly remarkable music has been made in this musical crossroads by the many outstanding musicians who have called it home. Since 1900, Columbus has grown from the 28th- to the 15th-largest city in the United States. [...]
 
Book: The Cat Food Chronicles - Book 1, Part 1 (A Spooky Sinclair Serial) by Maya Pruett
DEATH ... DRAMA ... DIVAS ... MEoOOW! An award winning novel about two psychic sisters, one psychic cat, an irkily handsome detective, and a dead celebutante! (Humorous Fiction 16 & up) Some strong language. Synopsis: Following - in the footsteps of Britney, Lindsay and the likes, Callie Bryant, Hollywood's newest bad girl, comes to town as the lead in the much - awaited Romeo and Juliet ... the [...]
 
Book: Bring Me Sunshine by Wendy Storer
BRING ME SUNSHINE is on The Guardian Newspaper's List of Readers' Recommended Indie Books! http://www.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2013/dec/05/readers-recommended-self-published-authors - Ever since Daisy's little brother Sam was born, life has been a challenge. It's not just about mum dying, or dad's famous rock band breaking up, or even about Uncle Ziggy disappearing. It's more to do with [...]
 
Book: The Jan & Dean Record - A Chronology of Studio Sessions, Live Performances and Chart Positions by Mark A. Moore
Jan & Dean were among the most successful artists of the late 1950s through the mid-1960s, with hits including "Baby Talk," "Surf City," "Dead Man's Curve" and "The Little Old Lady (From Pasadena)." Slapstick humor and offbeat personas were a big part of their shtick, but Jan Berry was serious when it came to the studio. This book chronicles Jan's career as a songwriter and arranger--and his [...]
 
Book: Akard Drearstone by Michael D. Smith
A cinder block falls on Akard Drearstone's head and he trades his print shop job for lead guitar. Months later, as the four members of the Akard Drearstone Group face the onslaught of national fame at their rural Texas commune, twelve-year-old Jan Pace nurses her crush for the narcissistic, paranoid bassist Jim Piston, growing up way too fast in a surreal summer between seventh and eighth grade.
 
Book: Rock Music in American Culture - The Sounds of Revolution, 2d ed. by Robert G. Pielke
In the years following World War II, something vital and original was born in the restive cauldron of American culture. At that moment the voice of this vital and original something came fully into its own. It was insistent, loud and bawdy, and it finally had a name. It was Rock and Roll, and it was about to challenge society's values about race, sex, love, work, patriotism, fashion, commercials [...]
 
Book: L.A. Punk Rocker by Brenda Perlin
#1 BEST SELLER - PUNK - #1 BEST SELLER - PHOTOJOURNALISM This is what Billy Idol had to say about L.A. Punk Rocker "Pretty wild chapter on me maybe u shouldv'e written my book, good luck with it..BFI." Fifteen stories from the eighties set in Los Angeles, written by LA Punk Queen Brenda Perlin and her friends who lived every moment of an electric era in the City of Angels. That unique and [...]
 
Book: Shine Like The Sun by A.L. Means
As the new century dawns, Roy Huntley is in his early 50s and well past the usual shelf life for a rock and roll star. He has had his share of fame and fortune, and settled for a scenic Shangri-La in Arizona and a second wife young enough to be his daughter. Hanging out with fellow British bandmate Chris Russell has passed the time nicely for a couple of years. But time to reflect has had its [...]
 
Book: Two Are Better Than One by Suzanne Rock
From the NYT and USA Today bestselling author of the Ecstasy Spa series comes a tale about how one summer break can transform the rest of your life. Quinn and Declan enjoy having sex together, but love sharing a woman more. After months of searching, they've lost hope of ever finding a permanent third to complete them. Then they meet shy, reclusive Hannah and everything changes. The sexual energy [...]
 
Book: We'd Like to do a Number Now by Ted Tayler
These stories are from my time as a singer in groups in the 60s and early 70s. They cover early gigs close to home, plus many across the country supporting household names, past and present. Stories which give an insight into the pleasures and pitfalls of being in a group and characters we met along the way. Some will make you laugh, others will make you think. All of them are true.
 
Book: Country and the Rock by S. Willett
Twelve-year-old Sean West, also known as Country, sees an explosion of light and finds clues that lead him to Clicker, a young alien, who wants to know what it's like to be a boy from Earth. Country and his friends show Clicker all kinds of Earth-boy fun and Clicker teaches them about planet, Sory, in the Whirlpool Galaxy. They discover keeping Clicker a secret from others isn't so easy. Not only [...]
 
Book: New Beginning (Chronicles of a Rock Troll) by Jacob Donley
Car'Al is a rock troll who does not follow the belief that all other races are inferior like his tribe does. After suffering years of abuse from other rock trolls, the conflict comes to a breaking point in this short story about a rock troll breaking away from the norms of his society and choosing another path. I hope that those readers who read Tolkien or Terry Brooks will appreciate a story [...]
 
Book: Quick Fix by Suzanne Rock
From the NYT and USA Today bestselling author of the Carnal Coed series comes a workplace drama about an exclusive spa, and how one visit can change a person's views on love and life. Dumped by her boyfriend and down on her luck, Annabelle Richards accepts her best friend's gift and goes to the Ecstasy Spa for an afternoon of erotic escape. She expects the sex to be mechanical and the staff to be [...]
 
Book: Upon Release From Prison - A True Crime Story of Redemption (Roll Call) by Glenn Langohr
Overzealous Narcotic Detective Pincher, on paid leave and under investigation, starts using drugs, and then is hired again as a Narcotic Detective in L.A where he steals heroin from the evidence locker until he is reeled in by the Mexican Mafia and the Hollywood Madam. B.J, just released from prison, struggles not to look back at the Criminal Justice System that tried to kill him. Inspired to [...]
 
Book: Charley, the Rock and the Hard Place by Randal Shirley
Several years have passed since Hezbollah's hunt for Charley and Russell Courtney ended in the Tasmanian wilderness. They have new identities, new lives, a ten year old daughter and have finally learned to relax and stop looking over their shoulders ... until one day, at three thousand feet above the Bass Straight, Russell makes a choice that opens a whole new can of worms ...
 
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