Latest Trafford Publishing Stories

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.

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 and...

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.

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.

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.

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.

2010-05-26 07:10:00

BLOOMINGTON, Ind., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Author Solutions, Inc., the world leader in indie book publishing, has released its latest industry white paper titled "The Best Time in History to Be an Author," written by Keith Ogorek, self-published author and ASI senior vice president of marketing.

2010-05-18 07:20:00

BLOOMINGTON, Ind., May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Author Solutions, Inc., the world leader in indie book publishing, announced Monday the appointment of John C.

2010-05-14 07:00:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Hay House Publishing, a leading provider in publishing products that are self-empowering, announced Friday it is partnering with the world's leading self-publishing company, Author Solutions, Inc., to launch Balboa Press-a self-help self-publishing division.

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