Author from Pollox, TX Publishes Autobiography with a Surprising Twist

Pollok, Texas   October 11, 2014   Entertainment News
(PRLEAP.COM) "From City Life to Country Life" by Harold Edwin Kirtley Jr., has been released by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc.

"From City Life to Country Life" is the true account of the Kirtley family youth. In the 1940s and 1950s drama and strife struck the family, and the author moved to the countryside along with his brothers and sister.

As they struggle through much character-building handwork, they often find food and money to be running short. "From City Life to Country Life" tells how the children dealt with these struggles, as well as with their complicated relationships with their Grandma and Daddy.

Additional adventure ensues with the arrival of a non-human creature. The creature, "IT," trolls the countryside, causing fear and anxiety. This is Harold Edwin Kirtley Jr.'s account of "IT."

About the Author:
Harold Edwin Kirtley Jr. was born in 1941 in Texas City, Texas. He currently resided in Texas with his family.
Although the events described in "From City Life to Country Life" occurred in the 1940s and 1950s, the author waited to tell his story. The manuscript was written and completed over a period between 2007 and 2008.

Kirtley lives each day to be happy. With the knowledge that anything can happen, he aims for on-going personal progress and acts in faith, always.

"From City Life to Country Life" is a 34-page hardcover with a retail price of $19.00. The ISBN is 978-1-4809-0663-1. It was published by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. For more information, or to request a review copy, please go to our virtual pressroom at or our online bookstore at
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Jessica Stillwell
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