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Once Upon The Eighties: A Pop Art Novel
Two girls from different families grow from ages six to sixteen in the 1980s. Movies, TV shows, top radio hits, MTV videos, fashion, toys, and the real-life events that occurred alongside it all! Relive the decade from beginning to end.
Kindle Edition, 567 pages
Published November 7th 2017 by Estep & Fitzgerald Media
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This book...it’s like stunningly awful. I mean, I was born 2 years before the
thinly veiled caricature of the author main characters and if I had known I could get a book deal to write down an outline of every popular 80s song, commercial, movie and video, in a completely straightforward and unembellished way, add in the details of popular fashion trends and then, at the last minute, label some chapters Jill and the rest Jennifer so the memories are coming from two different girls (who have the exact
Feb 02, 2018 Christie Barron rated it it was amazing
Totally cute book. Had a smile on my face the whole time, and I also remembered most of what she was talking about, having grown up in the Eighties. Super fun book!
Amy Asbury is the author of two memoirs, both of which have garnered an international following. The Sunset Strip Diaries tells of her teen years on Hollywood's most famous street, a place where musical history is made and the party never ends. The follow up book, Confetti Covered Quicksand, tells of the stark fallout from those wild years, and of her struggle to reinvent herself. Her third book i ...more