Becoming, Book 1

Mark Lichterman Paperback The first book in the Becoming series is now available. This series will remind many of us of ourselves, way back then, when God’s most mysterious creation was the opposite sex. Beginning in the 1940s, Becoming follows the life of Mitchell Lipensky, from his childhood in working-class Chicago, to his adult life. Becoming, Book 1 contains the first three Kindle instalments of the series: 1. The Lone Ranger and the Mountain Rescue 2. The Sentence 3. The Girl with Green Teeth “As one raised in a Chicago neighborhood around the same time Lichterman grew up in his, I found this coming-of-age novel very reminiscent of my own childhood and adolescence. However, to enjoy this book, one needn’t be from Chicago (or Peoria, for that matter), nor a child of the same era. The scenes, characters, experiences, relationships, conversations and events in this book are vividly and brilliantly... More >

Becoming: A series for the Kindle.

Mark LichtermanA 26 part series for KindleTo an earlier generation, or two: do you remember your radio and Captain Midnight, The Lone Ranger, Junior Miss and Let's Pretend? The first time you inhaled a cigarette? Your first swallow of hard liquor? The thrill of the first exploration of the body of your boyfriend, girlfriend, husband, wife... your own body? Your first orgasm? And do you remember when as a people we loved America, and showed it? Then you might be ready for a nostalgic, funny, romantic, sexually frustrating story. One that might remind many of us of ourselves 'way back then,' when God's most mysterious and awesome creation was the opposite sex. Becoming is about life and the often funny, sometimes sad, day-to-day things that stir the memories of our lives. Reminiscent of the Neil Simon trilogy, Philip Roth's Portnoy's Complaint and the humorous writing of Jean Shepherd in the... More >
Edmund Morris 

Ten Acres is Enough

Edmund Morris Paperback, Kindle "Recently we have seen a great back-to-the-land movement, with many young professional people returning to small scale farming; thus it is great fun to read about someone who did exactly the same thing in 1864. In that year, Mr. Edmund Morris gave up his business and city life for a farm of ten acres, made a go of mixed farming and then wrote a book about it. Mr. Morris proves Abraham Lincoln's prediction: 'The greatest fine art of the future will be the making of a comfortable living from a small piece of land'." - Sally Fallon, The Weston Price Foundation More >