1970 and Groovy Books

Check out the bestseller list (Bowker) from 1970. Cracked me up. Sex guides, fondue cookbooks, poetry, and Love Story. I highlighted the ones I’ve read, and read, and read :o)

1970: Fiction
1 Love Story Segal, Erich
2 The French Lieutenant’s Woman Fowles, John
3 Islands in the Stream Hemingway, Ernest
4 The Crystal Cave Stewart, Mary
5 Great Lion of God Caldwell, Taylor
6 QB VII Uris, Leon
7 The Gang That Couldn’t Shoot Straight Breslin, Jimmy
8 The Secret Woman Holt, Victoria
9 Travels with My Aunt Greene, Graham
10 Rich Man, Poor Man Shaw, Irwin

1970: Non-Fiction
1 Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Sex but Were Afraid To Ask Reuben, David, M.D.
2 The New English Bible None
3 The Sensuous Woman “J”
4 Better Homes and Gardens Fondue and Tabletop Cooking None
5 Up the Organization Townsend, Robert
6 Ball Four Bouton, Jim
7 American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language Morris, William
8 Body Language Fast, Julius
9 In Someone’s Shadow McKuen, Rod
10 Caught in the Quiet McKuen, Rod


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