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Book: Treading Water and other misadventures by Noreen Braman
"Treading Water and other misadventures" is the second edition of Noreen Braman's slightly damp collection of humor columns and essays that have appeared online and in print, including the "Evil Pants" series and "the House of Rhyming Pests." Tales of domestic life include hilariously unsettling "Don't Worry, It's Just a Stage!" as well as adventures at both the nail salon and the hair salon. New [...]
 
Book: Diary of an (Almost) Baby Boomer - Volume 1 - The Big Birthday by Jan Marsh
Born in the same year as Goldie Hawn and Eric Clapton, Stella Hart - amateur wordsmith, book group devotee and inveterate watcher of property porn - may have led a less eventful life but she's had her moments, most of which have been recorded in the her diaries over the years. Even now, the year of the The Big Birthday, the entries continue, whether to chronicle her running battle with service [...]
 
Book: A Season, and A Time (Southhill Sagas) by Jenny Gill
Baby Boomer Fiction - The 6th book in the Southhill Sagas, set in Surrey, to the South of London - though each book stands alone. When Rhona's family throws a surprise party for her sixtieth birthday, you might think she is the woman who has it all - she has her health, a lovely home, a good marriage, and a loving daughter, even a part time job which she enjoys. But ever present is the tragedy [...]
 
Book: Fisherman's Dream (Southhill Sagas) by Jenny Gill
Baby Boomer Fiction - No 4 in The Southhill Sagas, set in leafy Surrey to the south of London. Each book in the series stands alone. Martin loves fishing. His dream in life is to run his own business, passing on his love of fishing. His wife Cilla is behind him all the way and they open a full service fishing tackle shop which they call Fisherman's Dream. Then an out of control lorry on the [...]
 
Book: DOG BONE SOUP (Historical Fiction) - A Boomer's Journey by Bette A. Stevens
Whether or not You Grew Up in the 1950s and 60s, you'll find DOG BONE SOUP (Historical Fiction) to be soup for the soul. In this coming-of-age novel, Shawn Daniels's father is the town drunk. Shawn and his brother Willie are in charge of handling everything that needs to be done around the ramshackle place they call home lugging in water for cooking and cleaning, splitting and stacking [...]
 
Book: Pieces of a Puzzle (Southhill Sagas) by Jenny Gill
Baby Boomer fiction - No 1 in the Southhill Sagas, set in leafy Surrey, to the south of London. Happily married Alison and Mark are chatting about their coming holiday. She goes to the kitchen to finish supper preparations. When she comes out he has disappeared without a trace, taking nothing with him. She never sees him again. Then 17 years later a solicitor's letter starts her on a search for [...]
 
Book: Tightrope (Southhill Sagas) by Jenny Gill
Lizzie is not what one might think of as a typical vicar's wife. She doesn't sing in the choir, help with cake sales or the Sunday School. She doesn't get involved in the parish life at all but holds down a senior position at a major bank. Jacob and Lizzie have a good marriage, not exciting, but then few marriages are after twenty seven years. When Lizzie is selected to represent her branch at a [...]
 
Book: Food Of Love by Anne R. Allen
Part thriller and part screwball romantic comedy, Food of Love tells the story of Regina, a former supermodel, now princess of a tiny European principality, who has lost her skeletal figure and finds herself threatened by an unknown assassin. Fearing her royal husband wants to kill her now that she's not model-thin, she seeks protection from her estranged African-American foster sister, [...]
 
Book: Rock-a-Bye Baby (Southhill Sagas) by Jenny Gill
Baby Boomer fiction - No 5 in the Southhill Sagas, set in leafy Surrey, England - each book stands alone Joy and Michael are initially horrified when their beautiful but irresponsible daughter, Rachael, announces that she is pregnant and refuses to say who the father is. She can barely look after herself; how will she be able to care for a child? Michael is convinced it will all fall on Joy's [...]
 
Book: Shadow Sanctuary by Inge H. Borg
Is Love ever what we dream it is? Disillusioned, Monika Lenz needs to escape. From the city. From her job. From deceitful lovers. A year alone in a Sierra Nevada mountain cabin should bring the attractive fifty-year-old back on track. There, she hopes to find beauty and serenity and peace. When shadows invade her sanctuary, she fails to cope. Foreboding and relentless, they grasp at her and lure [...]
 
Book: The Girl From Long Guyland by Lara Reznik
MEMOIR MEETS THRILLER: Set against a 1969 psychedelic love-in backdrop, The Girl From Long Guyland is shared through the eyes of Laila Levin when decades later, an unsolved murder pulls her reluctantly into her past. A dramatic collision of then and now -- entwining family, marriage, profession and ethics. Laila enjoys a successful marriage and a thriving career as an I.T. executive in Austin, [...]
 
Book: Confessions of an Instinctively Mutinous Baby Boomer and her Parable of the Tomato Plant by Marsha Roberts
"An optimistic look at the magic of life." --- Kirkus Reviews - An unflinching look at the life of a Baby Boomer woman told with heart, humor and charm. Roberts grapples with the question: how do you keep the twinkle in your eye and the sass in your walk year after year? The unique way she finds the answer has been described as "Funny, touching and inspirational" ~ "Heart tugging and heart [...]
 
Book: Sex, Lies & Hot Tubs by Elissa Ambrose
Meet Ellen Dunwell, doting wife, loving mother, high school teacher extaordinaire. She's worried that her husband, the respected Dr. Jeffrey Dunwell, wonderful father, great lover, is having another affair. As if that's not bad enough, her friends don't understand her, her neighbor's son is a Peeping Tom, and her angst-ridden teenage daughter is stashing pot in her room and dating a control [...]
 
Book: The Biggest Lie by Lisbeth Foye
The Hague, Holland 1976 After a procession of hapless relationships, 23 year-old Lana Milton finds herself recklessly falling for a man who should be out of bounds, but despite fighting with her emotions the affair begins, an affair which can only cause pain and heartache; not only to Lana but - more importantly - to the innocent party. Coming face to face with the one person she is hurting the [...]
 
Book: I'm Not Goin' There! A Gutsy Girlfriend Guide for Boomer Women Who Don't Want to Spend Their Golden Years Cuddling With Their Cats by Barbara Morris, ...
As teenagers, boomers declared, "We'll never get old." Now, as they approach retirement and old age is beckoning them to join "Club Decline," boomers have changed their mantra to a defiant "We're not goin' there" - without knowing what it really takes to avoid "goin' there". Barbara Morris, author of "I'm Not Goin' There! - A Gutsy Girlfriend Guide for Boomers Who Don't Want to Spend Their Golden [...]
 
Book: No Place Like Home - A Camilla Randall Mystery (The Camilla Randall Mysteries) by Anne R. Allen
Comedy with a conscience. A laugh-out-loud mashup of romantic comedy, crime fiction, and satire: Dorothy Parker meets Dorothy L. Sayers. Perennially down-and-out socialite Camilla Randall a.k.a. "The Manners Doctor" is a magnet for murder, mayhem and Mr. Wrong, but she always solves the mystery in her quirky, but oh-so-polite way. Usually with more than a little help from her gay best friend, [...]
 
Book: Trove by David McGukin
Sixty-five year old Luna Belle Black's coming-of-age story is an artfully woven mixture of Southern comedy, tragedy, and love. When the widow of Blackbeard's heir finds herself unprepared to deal with his three hundred year old estate, ancient trusts quickly unravel, leaving her exposed with nothing but a haunting curse and a band of mutineers intent on her demise. In her world of vast riches, [...]
 
Book: The Coming of Arabella (The Mediterranean Trilogy Book 2) by Joanne Guidoccio
On the day of her engagement party, an ex-mermaid's life is disrupted by the unexpected arrival of another mermaid a sister she has never known. Under normal circumstances, Barbara Davies would be overjoyed, but her special day is already wrought with tension. While Barbara is not the first mermaid from the Mediterranean kingdom to settle in small town Ontario, she has yet to reveal her origins [...]
 
Book: The Phone - And Other Short Stories by Gary Paul Bryant
"Gary Paul Bryant will wheel your gurney down the paranormal corridors of Life Everlasting, whether you're willing or not. A must-read short story collection for vivisectionist aficionados, fantasy enthusiasts and all the rest of us hanging on to dear life." - Jack Archibald - Enjoy this must read collection of paranormal short stories that will have you feverishly turning each page with nervous [...]
 
Book: The Courage to Surrender by John W.
Unlike the memoir of a famous person, my story lives with the millions of baby boomers who passed me a joint and a beer in college and again at the corporate picnic. Before the Woodstock weekend in 1969, I graduated from college and married the mother of our love child, began training for a computer programming career, and a few months later got a high number in the draft lottery. My use of [...]
 
Book: Deeper into the Pond - A Celebration of Femininity by Magdalena Ball and Carolyn Howard-Johnson
Thischapbook is a Military Writers' Society Award Winner. Authors Magdalena Ball and Carolyn Howard-Johnson expect this fifth in their Celebration Series of chapbooks conceived to as inexpensive gifts or super-thoughtful greeting cards to be their most successful of all. Author Nancy Famolari says, "These poems speak to all the stages of a women's lives reminding us how far we've come and how [...]
 
Book: Darkest Day (What She Knew Trilogy, Book 2) by T.L. Burns
On the tragic day of John F. Kennedy's assassination, the nation is stunned. JFK was a president who stood for radical change; his charisma carried him through the masses with never before seen devotion. JFK's presidency was riddled with strife from the Cuban Missile Crisis, to the Cold War and finally to the Vietnam conflict. Nothing was easy for him. On that dark day in Nov of '63, JFK isn't on [...]
 
Book: Fateful Night Book One (What She Knew Trilogy) by K. R. Hughes, T.L. Burns
Did Marilyn Monroe commit suicide or did someone get away with an elaborate scheme to murder the famous sex goddess? On that "Fateful Night" in August 1962 find out what may have happened to her and why she was killed. Many argue that she knew too many secrets. She was a smart woman who could play the dumb blonde to attain her stardom. Discover how she unwittingly learned of conspiracy plots and [...]
 
Book: Shifting Gears to Your Life and Work After Retirement - Second Edition by Dr. Carolee Duckworth and Dr. Marie Langworthy
Whether you are about to retire, already retired, urged to retire or involuntarily downsized, the retirement experience is a seismic shift from known to unknown. Shifting Gears to Your Life & Work After Retirement will clarify and demystify the confusion, even the panic, surrounding this crucial transition, and help you design your ideal retired life path. Income may not be first on your list for [...]
 
Book: Protect Yourself - The Simple Keys Women Need to be Safe and Secure by Steve A. Kovacs
Drawing on his professional experience in helping women learn self-defense, author Steve Kovacs offers a practical, encouraging guide for women in Protect Yourself: The Simple Keys Women Need to be Safe and Secure.Most women's safety guides cover the specifics of fighting off attackers. But Protect Yourself focuses on commonsense strategies women can implement daily. By taking certain precautions [...]
 
Book: Breakfast for Two (Peakview series Book 2) by Jill Haymaker
Contemporary romance writer, Jill Haymaker, brings you back to Peakview, Colorado, with her second book in the Peakview Series. Another story to capture the hearts of baby boomers and show that you are never to late to find that perfect love. The tiny, mountain town of Peakview, Colorado, wouldn't be the same without Violet's Cafe, and its owner, Violet Woods. Widowed in her fifties, she leads a [...]
 
Book: Crimson Clouds by Claude Nougat
Romance the second time around. A passionate search for self by a man who has just retired from a brilliant career, a desperate effort by his wife to save their 20-year marriage: a life with no love is a life wasted. Robert is at a crossroads. Just retired from his career at the United Nations, he is a top level manager who could work as a high-level consultant or pursue his childhood dream of [...]
 
Book: The Age of the Female II - Heroines of the Shift by Richard Andrew King
The Age of the Female II: Heroines of the Shift continues the remarkable journey of the female's ascent in the modern world of the 2nd Millennium. This installment is a general read in five chapters honoring the accomplishments of women in categories of female firsts, female Nobel laureates, female athletes, female icons and female quotations. This is an exciting read for everyone, especially [...]
 
Book: DNA - Do Not Assume by Teri Pizza
DNA: Do Not Assume will appeal to many different interests: DNA researchers, romantics, true story and cozy mystery enthusiasts, plus readers of God centered accounts.Drusilla intended her lie to die with her, but that changed when the author's sister called with the results of their DNA search. They did not share the same father. This knowledge stirred-up decades of rumors along with the once [...]
 
Book: NOW they make it legal - Reflections of an Aging Baby Boomer by Howard Harrison
Mercurochrome. JFK. Beatlemania. Vietnam. Sex and Drugs and Rock and Roll. These are just some of the memories from the Baby Boom era that are captured in NOW they make it legal: Reflections of an aging Baby Boomer. The book traces the evolution of American culture from the "black and white" 1950s through the turbulent 1960s and into the '70s, ending in the 1980s "when we began to turn into our [...]
 
Book: Colorado Sunset (Peakview Series Book 1) by Jill Haymaker
Can empty nesters find a second chance at love in the mountains of Colorado? After June Meyers' devastating divorce six years ago, she remained devoted to her children and their home in Ohio. Now her youngest child is off to college, and June faces her future with a mix of anxiety and excitement. The Walker Horse Ranch in isolated Peakview, Colorado, provides the perfect setting for Jeff Walker [...]
 
Book: Body Beautiful - Women's Supplements Guide - Top 10 Supplements for Women and What to Look For When Buying Supplements by Ivan Kalinin and Ana Plenter
Take your health to the next level with supplements Learn how to choose supplements that work great with the female body Hi there, For the past 5 years of working primarily with women and running our fitness company Build My Body Beautiful, we realized that not all the supplements are designed for a female's body. As a matter of fact, we discovered that some supplements should be avoided, both by [...]
 
Book: The Steel Canyon Legacy (Legacy Trilogy Book 2) by Wanda DeHaven Pyle
Newly widowed and finding herself alone and responsible for two young sons and an aging mother, Tessa Kingsley must find her way through a 1970s world filled with sexual harassment and shady business deals. With only a year of college and no work history, Tessa must support her family in a world where women's roles are clearly defined and there are few opportunities. She falls into a rebound [...]
 
Book: Chasing the Rainbow by Susan Peterson Wisnewski
The long dark stint of widowed single parenting is about to dawn new light for Kate. Her son Tom is graduating. Thank goodness for David, her dead husband's best friend. He made the years easier along with BFF Zelda, heiress to the Smith Foundation, who always supported her. Kate thinks it might even be time to date again having her eye on Nathan Hammer, successful attorney and widowed single [...]
 
Book: Petticoat Rebels of 1916 - Extraordinary Women in Ireland's Struggle for Freedom by Brighid O'Sullivan
What would you do if you lived in Ireland and children all around you were starving, the few jobs allotted to men were scarce, unemployment so high people crammed together with no heat, no food, and no sanitation, poverty, crime, and infant death skyrocketed above every other country in Europe, and you blamed England? Petticoat Rebels of 1916 is about a some of the strongest, bravest women in [...]
 


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