Contact: Mark Givens / 909-293-9270 /

Title: My Bariatric Year
Author: Tim Hatch
Category: Nonfiction
Publication Date: October 25, 2019
Pages: 100
Binding: e-book
ISBN: 978-1-949790-29-0
Suggested Retail Price: $2.99

Claremont, CA – July 26, 2019 – Pelekinesis is pleased to announce the upcoming release of My Bariatric Year, new nonfiction from Tim Hatch, available October 25, 2019 worldwide.

My Bariatric Year is an insider's look at author Tim Hatch's weight-loss surgery. With entries dealing with tough topics like self-image and self-evaluation, this is a fascinating look at coping, reflection, and relearning the process of living.

My Bariatric Year by Tim Hatch will be available through Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Scribd, directly from the publisher's website, in several library systems, and through various electronic book distribution networks worldwide.

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

About the author

Poet Timothy Hatch's work explores themes of abuse, fragility, and our human obligation to one another. His ongoing documentation about his weight-loss surgery is a fascinating look at coping, reflection, and relearning the process of living.
Hatch earned his MFA at Cal State University, San Bernardino. His poetry and writing has appeared in MungBeing, Salmon Bosch, East Jasmine Review, The Vehicle, Touch: The Journal of Healing, and Apeiron Review.

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


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