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Latest Trafford Publishing Stories

2010-07-13 06:50:00

SUN CITY, Ariz., July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Revisit the lives of several memorable characters as they embark on adventures throughout the world in Mixed Blood: Silent Secrets (published by Trafford Publishing), the new novel by Adolph S. Konieczny that continues the storyline from his first novel, Mixed Blood. Following the death of her grandmother, Claudette sold the family villa on the French Riviera and has relocated to Paris and now lives with her mother in a renovated apartment within...

2010-07-09 06:40:00

CONCHO, Ariz., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Follow a spirited young wife and mother as she embarks on a remarkable journey of self-discovery and wisdom in Retreat to Vision (published by Trafford Publishing), the exciting new novel by Ann Hastings. Set on a ranch in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Retreat to Vision introduces Jen Riley, a mother of two and avid horsewoman. While Jen's life seems to be perfect on the outside, she is troubled by a series of vivid nightmares. Her two...

2010-07-08 06:45:00

LAS VEGAS, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- In his launching new series "The Legendary Chronicles, Legendary: The Genesis" (published by Trafford Publishing) marks the first in emerging author Kourtney Cooper's epic tales. Cooper explores the ongoing battle between good and evil as angels and demons, referred to as half-breeds due to the share of both human and divine blood, prepare for a possible showdown. A selected few must protect the life of a young teenager whose existence tips the very balance...

2010-07-01 06:35:00

OBERLIN, Ohio, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- When Jack Dawkins, the character known as The Artful Dodger in Charles Dickens' classic "Oliver Twist," is deported to the United States, readers are left with no further information about his whereabouts or circumstance. In his fascinating new book, "The Further Adventures and Life of Jack Dawkins, also known as The Artful Dodger" (published by Trafford Publishing), Alan Montgomery brings the iconic character back to life in a tale chronicling what...

2010-06-30 07:15:00

NAPA, Calif., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- In his sequel to Calabrian Tales, the historical fiction about the paternal side of his family, Peter Chiarella comes forth with an account of his maternal relatives, the Zinzi family from southernmost Italy, in Out of Calabria (published by Trafford Publishing). Reminiscent of Melania Mazzucco's VITA and Upton Sinclair's The Jungle, Out of Calabria spans the period from 1860 - 1920, set first in Calabria in the southernmost region of mainland Italy...

2010-06-17 06:35:00

JOHANNESBURG, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- "The Danny Diaries" (published by Trafford Publishing) is the true story of a boy's collapse and of his long struggle towards normal adult life. Author Ann Cluver Weinberg's writing starts with the family's life as South Africans, who have fled apartheid in London. They are poor, but happy, and "The Danny Diaries" looks at their style of parenting and their values as Lucy, the mother, keeps diaries of her two children's -- Danny and Nicola -- words...

2010-06-02 06:50:00

WASHINGTON, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- With only hours in office, a new president must lead the United States through the greatest crisis it has ever faced. In the innovative novel Rude Awakenings (published by Trafford) by Keith M. Donaldson, newly inaugurated President Mike Macdonald must face the ultimate nightmare: the detonation of a nuclear device on American soil. In the dramatic opening of Donaldson's political thriller, President Macdonald is awakened early in the morning of his...

2010-05-27 06:50:00

AURORA, Ill., May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- In his new memoir, That Shade of Green (published by Trafford Publishing), author Robert Poindexter takes a humorous look at life in the U.S. Army, covering his induction, basic training and permanent duty in Korea. When a 22-year-old college graduate who is ready to begin a career in the business world is drafted, he soon finds his aspirations interrupted by an unpopular war (Vietnam) and the famous draft lottery employed by former President Nixon....

2010-05-26 07:15:00

AJAX, Ontario, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- In his touching new memoir, Derek's Story (published by Trafford Publishing), debut author Derek Robinson recounts his childhood during World War II and his wartime experiences with his loving family during their struggle to survive. Born in 1934, the last of eight children, Robinson recalls the days of his carefree youth, visiting the local blacksmith, playing in the verdant fields and orchards and attending school without a worry in the world....

2010-05-26 07:10:00

RICHMOND, Va., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- In her thrilling new collection of short stories, Simple Shorts (published by Trafford Publishing), debut author Judy Flohr shares short-shorts and poems that reveal simple, quirky and offbeat themes and characters that are sure to entertain readers everywhere. Tent preachers, gentlemen farmers, lifeguards, guide dogs and goblins are just a few of the characters who come alive in these unusual and imaginative stories. Adam and Eve even make an...