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 career in the course of global warfare II and at last leaves his cherished place of birth and family members to rejoin the oldsters who had left him in 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 triumph over and a decided boy’s trip towards discovering his destiny.
CHRISTOPHER STRATAKIS used to be born and raised in Greece. After relocating to the USA, he graduated from Drexel college in 1951 and long island college institution of legislations in 1955. presently after becoming a member of the legislations enterprise of Poles, Tublin & Patestides in 1960, he grew to become a companion, focusing on admiralty and company law.
He has written and released a number of articles, lectured on specialist and historic 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 publication of essays, brief tales, and poems that he wrote as undefined. In 2015, he co-edited Chians on Parallel Roads, a booklet released by means of Panchiaki “Korais” Society of recent York. In popularity of his vast group involvement, he has been the recipient of numerous awards from non secular, 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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