Des Moines, (PressExposure) February 03, 2012 -- Do you still remember yourself when you were sixteen? Remember the first time you worked for a part-time job in a coffee shop? Or, perhaps the first time you went on a road trip just by yourself? Or, maybe that one time you fell head over heels in love with a friend? Indeed, there are so many unforgettable things embedded in your teenage years. Now, that you are a bit older, and maybe wiser, you just can't help but paint a smile on your face every time these experiences worm its way through your memories. That same roller-coaster ride of emotions was experienced by Pineapple Sam and his loyal friends as they unraveled one of the best memories they could ever have in their teenage years.
Set in the tropical island of Kauai in 1966, Pineapple Sam wanted to make the most out of his summer vacation by working for a pineapple canary in Kapaa. He did not want to be stuck in the hotel rooms when he thought life is waiting for him on the outside. So along with his friends Randy, Mando, and Wilson, Pineapple Sam enjoyed his bum life in Hawaii amidst the popularity of slogans "Make Love Not War" and "Hippie Flower Child." Their escapades were made even more fun by hot bikini chicks, new getaways, Kauai surf, and other thrilling experience.
With this story, expect to be taken to a full-blown tropical island experience where papayas, guavas, pineapple, and mangoes are dotted all over the place and having fun is translated to a close encounter with a ghost. Of course, summers are never complete without getting into a summer fling--especially if you are nestled on an island where hot chicks are just all over the place. Join Pineapple Sam as he meets pretty girls and experience all the fun and mishaps he encounters along the way.
Despite having to juggle work and girls, Pineapple Sam and his friends never fail to insert some crazy escapades into their summer experience. Pump up the Hawaiian spirits as you read their adventures in an old church, a haunted graveyard, and a whole expanse of the pineapple plantation. This story will definitely bring back the sixteen year-old teenager in you complete with your hippie get-up and high spirits. At the same time, this story is also a celebration of both love and friendship tied by common interests and the same hunger for trying out something new amidst the consequences. And yes, with a little naughtiness on the side, this whole adventure of Pineapple Sam is a complete fun!
If you are looking for a story that will remind you of your sweet teenage adventures, "Pineapple Picking Cowboy" is the best bet. It is a reminder that the usual mess and mishaps you encounter are inevitable in the process. It takes you to an extreme roller-coaster of sensation that shifts from awe to nostalgia to thrill to pure sentiment. Indeed, it is a keepsake of that one summer experience you are never bound to forget.