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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 global warfare II and eventually leaves his cherished fatherland and family members to rejoin the fogeys 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 prior to this 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 collage in 1951 and manhattan college institution of legislation in 1955. presently after becoming a member of the legislation company 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 ancient topics, served as felony 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 booklet 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 recent York. In reputation of his vast 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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