Contact: Mark Givens / 909-293-9270 /

Title: On Track
Author: David Allen
Category: Nonfiction
Publication Date: August 31, 2018
Pages: 380
Binding: paperback
ISBN: 978-1-938349-93-5
Suggested Retail Price: $21.95

Claremont, CA – June 02, 2018 – Pelekinesis is pleased to announce the upcoming release of On Track, new nonfiction from David Allen, available August 31, 2018 worldwide.

Humorous and local-interest newspaper columns from the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin (Ontario, Calif.) written by David Allen and published from 2001 to 2005. In these columns, David Allen cruises the 210 Freeway before its opening, speculates on the purpose of the Montclair Mystery Tower and fiddles while Chino fumes about its role on TV’s The O.C.
He also interviews a Pomona dentist named Toothaker, checks in with the Rancho Cucamonga company that wanted to glue turkey rectums, and marvels at an Ontario homeowner’s tribute to Iwo Jima.
Enjoy these columns again or for the first time, as well as a bonus, unpublished column, and an introduction by the author about finding his voice and getting on track.

On Track by David Allen will be available through Small Press Distribution, Baker & Taylor, Bertrams, directly from the publisher's website, and in fine local bookstores worldwide.

The page at Pelekinesis for supplemental material is here:

For more information please contact Mark Givens at 909-293-9270 or

About the author

David Allen, a native of Illinois, has worked in newspapers for three decades, all in California, his adopted home. His career began in 1987 at the Santa Rosa News Herald and continued at the Rohnert Park-Cotati Clarion, Petaluma Argus-Courier and Victor Valley Daily Press, some of which are still in business. In 1997 he joined the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, where he is a columnist. Find his work online at, or impress your friends by buying an actual newspaper.

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


Supplemental Material

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