By Christopher Stratakis
A poignant and compelling first novel, Appointment with Yesterday tells the tale of Yanni, a cheeky and pleasant Greek boy growing to be up in a small city on an island within the japanese Aegean.
Left within the care of his loving grandparents, Yanni endures the deprivation and terror of the German career in the course of global struggle II and at last leaves his cherished native land and kin to rejoin the oldsters who had left him at the back of to make a greater existence for themselves in America.
Filled with heartbreaking and heartwarming tales of affection, devotion, disenchantment, and dashed desires, Appointment with the day past is, eventually, the tale of hardships conquer and a made up our minds boy’s trip towards discovering his destiny.
CHRISTOPHER STRATAKIS used to be born and raised in Greece. After relocating to the United States, he graduated from Drexel college in 1951 and big apple college university of legislations in 1955. almost immediately after becoming a member of the legislation enterprise of Poles, Tublin & Patestides in 1960, he turned a associate, focusing on admiralty and company law.
He has written and released a number of articles, lectured on expert and ancient topics, served as felony consultant to a number of non-profits (pro bono), and was once an arbitrator in maritime disputes. he's the writer of Mnimes “Memories” (2010), a e-book of essays, brief tales, and poems that he wrote as undefined. In 2015, he co-edited Chians on Parallel Roads, a e-book released via Panchiaki “Korais” Society of latest York. In attractiveness of his huge group involvement, he has been the recipient of a number of awards from spiritual, governmental, and academic institutions.
Mr. Stratakis lives together with his spouse in ny 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