FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Mark Givens / 909-293-9270 / mark.givens@pelekinesis.com

A compelling novel featuring an engaging transgender protagonist.

Fingerless by Ian Donnell Arbuckle
Publication Date: January 12, 2014
ISBN: 978-1-938349-12-6

This dramatic story examines the frustration and confusion in her life and also offers an insightful and compassionate exploration of gender, relationships, family, and friendship.

Claremont, CA – June 1, 2013 – On January 12, 2014, Pelekinesis will release Ian Donnell Arbuckle's Fingerless, an engaging story featuring a transgender protagonist in a story that examines the frustration and confusion in her life and also offers an insightful and compassionate exploration of gender, relationships, family, and friendship.

Lita faces her future with trepidation. Her brother lies unconscious in the hospital following a brutal attack, her ex-girlfriend has cut off all meaningful communication with her, and now her daughter has gone missing in the middle of an ice storm. The town has pulled together to help find the child but will they be as supportive of Lita's brother when the truth behind his assault comes out? What does Lita's new friend want with her? Will Lita's ex be able to overcome her pain and frustration and move on? Will anyone be able to put the past into context and accept the way things are, the way things will be?

Fingerless by Ian Donnell Arbuckle will be released January 12th, 2014 by Pelekinesis and will be available from major distributors including Ingram, Baker & Taylor, and Bertrams, and directly from the publisher's website.

The page at Pelekinesis for supplemental material is here: http://pelekinesis.com/catalog/ian_donnell_arbuckle-fingerless.html

For more information please contact Mark Givens at 909-293-9270 or mark.givens@pelekinesis.com

About the author

Ian Donnell Arbuckle has been writing and publishing for a few years, now. His stories have appeared in the magazines MungBeing, Open Wide, Full-Unit Hookup, Rage Machine, and Bewildering Stories, among others. "Fingerless" is his third novel and isn't much like the others. He lives with his wife and son in Richland, Washington.

About the publisher

Pelekinesis is a small book publishing company focusing on the development of independent authors and artists by creatively embracing the evolving publishing paradigm and utilizing modern distribution platforms. Full catalog and press material can be found at http://www.pelekinesis.com

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Supplemental Material


FRONT COVER
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AUTHOR PICTURE
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