By Christopher Stratakis
A poignant and compelling first novel, Appointment with Yesterday tells the tale of Yanni, a cheeky and pleasant Greek boy starting to be up in a small city on an island within the jap Aegean.
Left within the care of his loving grandparents, Yanni endures the deprivation and terror of the German profession in the course of international conflict II and eventually leaves his loved native land and kin to rejoin the fogeys who had left him at the back of to make a greater lifestyles for themselves in America.
Filled with heartbreaking and heartwarming tales of affection, devotion, disenchantment, and dashed goals, Appointment with the day past is, finally, the tale of hardships triumph over and a decided boy’s trip towards discovering his destiny.
CHRISTOPHER STRATAKIS was once born and raised in Greece. After relocating to the United States, he graduated from Drexel college in 1951 and big apple collage university of legislation in 1955. almost immediately after becoming a member of the legislations enterprise of Poles, Tublin & Patestides in 1960, he turned a companion, focusing on admiralty and company law.
He has written and released numerous articles, lectured on specialist and historic topics, served as criminal consultant to a number of non-profits (pro bono), and used to be an arbitrator in maritime disputes. he's the writer of Mnimes “Memories” (2010), a publication of essays, brief tales, and poems that he wrote as undefined. In 2015, he co-edited Chians on Parallel Roads, a ebook released by way of Panchiaki “Korais” Society of latest York. In reputation of his wide neighborhood involvement, he has been the recipient of a number of awards from non secular, governmental, and academic institutions.
Mr. Stratakis lives together with his spouse in big apple urban. he's the proud father of 3 and grandfather of three.
This is his first novel.
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Appointment with Yesterday: A Novel in Four Parts with a Prologue and an Epilogue by Christopher Stratakis