Stockton, CA, May 01, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- Outskirts Press, Inc. has published A Soldier Called Jiichan: Life of a Second Generation Japanese-American by David J. Yahiro, which is the author’s most recent book to date. The 5.5 x 8.5 Paperback in the Military category is available worldwide on book retailer websites such as Amazon and Barnes & Noble for a suggested retail price of $14.95. The webpage at www.outskirtspress.com/asoldiercalledjiichan was launched simultaneously with the book’s publication.
About the Book (Excerpts & Info)
He begins life in an economically poor family but one rich in values. He and his family are sent to a WWII evacuation camp during the war. Upon their release, he struggles economically and with his education to regain what he loses during his camp days.
Rather than being drafted, he joins the Army and eventually makes it his career. From Private to Sergeant, Second Lieutenant to Major, he serves in the Field Artillery and as an airplane and helicopter aviator.
Deftly constructed at 304 pages, A Soldier Called Jiichan: Life of a Second Generation Japanese-American is being aggressively promoted to appropriate markets with a focus on the Military category. With U.S. wholesale distribution through Ingram and Baker & Taylor, and pervasive online availability through Amazon, Barnes & Noble and elsewhere, A Soldier Called Jiichan meets consumer demand through both retail and library markets with a suggested retail price of $14.95.
Additionally, A Soldier Called Jiichan 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 wholesale online bookstore at www.outskirtspress.com/buybooks
ISBN: 9781432720100 Format: 5.5 x 8.5 Paperback SRP: $14.95
For more information or to contact the author, visit www.outskirtspress.com/asoldiercalledjiichan
About the Author
David Yahiro is retired and living in California with his wife Linda. He has travelled extensively, lived in many parts of the United States, Europe and Asia. A Soldier Called Jiichan is David’s first book, the life of a third generation Japanese-American.
About Outskirts Press, Inc.
Outskirts Press, Inc. offers turn-key, full-service, custom self-publishing 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. In 2007, the Denver Business Journal recognized Outskirts Press as the 3rd fastest-growing privately-held company in Colorado, with a growth rate of 1,560% since 2004. 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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