Author John-Michael Lander’s new book “Surface Tension” is a poignant story of reflection on self-discovery, a complicated family life, and a competitive diving career.

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Recent release “Surface Tension” from Page Publishing author John-Michael Lander is the riveting and at times heart-wrenching tale of a young boy dreaming of Olympic glory while growing up in a dysfunctional family, facing physical and sexual abuse by his elders, in addition to coming to terms with his own sexuality.

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John-Michael Lander, a former competitive diver, coach, actor, and teacher currently pursuing a PhD in Education, has completed his new book “Surface Tension”: a gripping and potent story of determination, abuse, triumph, and self-discovery and acceptance.

Published by New York City-based Page Publishing, John-Michael Lander’s poignant tale draws the reader into the world of competitive diving on the world stage, while dovetailing with the heartbreaking angst of a young man coming to terms with his sexuality, being bullied, abused, and targeted because of it.

Readers who wish to experience this powerful work can purchase “Surface Tension” at bookstores everywhere, or online at the Apple iTunes store, Amazon, Kobo, Google Play or Barnes and Noble.

For additional information or media inquiries, contact Page Publishing at 866-315-2708.

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