A Civil War Hero with Passions: Love Comes Twice Published by Outskirts Press

Outskirts Press announces the latest highly anticipated action and adventure fiction from Mt. Prospect, IL, author C. Rand Burdette.

Mt. Prospect, IL, January 24, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Outskirts Press, Inc. has published Love Comes Twice by C. Rand Burdette. The author's most recent book to date is a 6 x 9 paperback in the action and adventure fiction category and is available worldwide on book retailer websites such as Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Love Comes Twice is also available in a 6 x 9 hardback edition with jacket edition. The webpage at www.outskirtspress.com/lovecomestwice was launched simultaneously with the book's publication.

This is the story of a civil war hero named Duke whose passions ruled his life. A passion for home and family on Cayuga Lake in upstate New York, a passion to become another great Shakespearean actor while helping a war wounded friend (Hank) find success. A little girl (Lizzy) grown to womanhood in the Kanawha Valley of Virginia, now West Virginia, who becomes his life-long partner with a shared passion to create a grand opera house. All of these passions are played out during a period of civil strife and recovery between the years of 1860 and 1880. As Duke leaves his family home, he accepts a gold locket as a gift from his sister Sylvia which serves as his good luck charm during the chain of his life.

413 pages in length, Love Comes Twice is being aggressively promoted to appropriate markets with a focus on the action and adventure fiction category. With U.S. wholesale distribution through Ingram and Baker & Taylor, and pervasive online availability through Amazon, Barnes & Noble and elsewhere, Love Comes Twice meets consumer demand through both retail and library markets with a suggested retail price of $19.95 and $32.95 for the paperback and hardback editions, respectively.

Additionally, Love Comes Twice can be ordered by retailers or wholesalers for the maximum trade discount price set by the author in quantities of ten or more from the Outskirts Press Direct bookstore at www.outskirtspress.com/bookstore.

ISBN: 9781478716730

Format: 6 x 9 paperback cream

SRP: $19.95

ISBN: 9781432795436

Format: 6 x 9 hardback w/ jacket

SRP: $32.95

For more information or to contact the author, visit www.outskirtspress.com/lovecomestwice.

About the author:

Raised in his formative years by the principle characters of this story, he attended West Virginia University and served in WWII and the Korean Conflict. A widower, he resides in Mt. Prospect, Illinois, and continues to enjoy a weekly round of golf with friends and shared experiences with his family.

About Outskirts Press, Inc.

Outskirts Press, Inc. offers full-service, custom self-publishing and book marketing services for authors seeking a cost-effective, fast, and flexible way to publish and distribute their books worldwide while retaining all their rights and full creative control. Available for authors globally at www.outskirtspress.com and located on the outskirts of Denver, Colorado, Outskirts Press represents the future of book publishing, today.
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