Spirit of Philadelphia: A 100th Anniversary of WWI Story

Outskirts Press announces SPIRIT OF PHILADELPHIA, by a Philadelphia-area native, author G. J. House. The book subtitle is A 100th Anniversary of WWI Story. The webpage at www.outskirtspress.com/spiritofphiladelphia was launched simultaneously with the book’s publication.

About the Book
A story of honor and human resilience in the face of obstacle, Spirit of Philadelphia: A 100th Anniversary of WWI Story is a treasure chest of information about the Philadelphia during WWI.

Following a young man’s path of war-time service at the largest ship building project in the world, chronicling also the lives of family, friends, and strangers with which his journey intersects, author G. J. House has written a stirring novel that spans Pennsylvania and Europe and the time period when America was in the Great War. House delivers a serious message without being heavy-handed; readers will receive the wisdom of elders, given with just the right amount of humor and heart.

Spirit of Philadelphia is a detailed and accessible historical fiction and reference book, sure to stand the test of time and to be a gem among the libraries of American homes.

A story of America’s past culture highlights an original Philadelphia family and vivid characters taking part in the war efforts. So, enjoy this novel for a fun approach to cherished history and family legacy-sure to interest women and men, and to entertain as well as instruct.

Deftly constructed at 422 pages, SPIRIT OF PHILADELPHIA is being promoted with U.S. wholesale distribution through Ingram and Baker & Taylor, and pervasive online availability through Amazon, Barnes & Noble and elsewhere. SPIRIT OF PHILADELPHIA meets consumer demand through both retail and library markets.

Additionally, SPIRIT OF PHILADELPHIA 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: 9781478716525 Format: 5.5 x 8.5 Black & White Paperback.

About the Author
BIOGRAPHY: Born in Pennsylvania, near Philadelphia; a non-traditional student of Journalism and Public Relations; throughout life accomplished written and artistic work: In earlier years, a decade of newspaper writing and rural news coverage; creative writing-while married and raising children; In middle-age, a decade and a half of administrative, supervisory and marketing work, as well as public relations with several newsletters and community volunteer contributions; In last decade-artistic pursuits, and assistance with family care needs. The 5.5 x 8.5 black & white paperback in the fiction/historical category is available worldwide on book retailer websites such as Amazon and Barnes & Noble.

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 their rights and creative control. Available for authors at www.outskirtspress.com/mobile and located near Denver, Colorado, Outskirts Press represents the future of book publishing, today.
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One thought on “Spirit of Philadelphia: A 100th Anniversary of WWI Story

  1. I happened across this wonderful website that coordinates so many organizations that to honor to our American heritage, and veterans. Thank you for your service, and thank you to all ou veterans for your service and sacrifices for our country. Sincerely. G. J. House And a special thanks to Ed, the website administrator for his excellent work in coordinating so much.

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