D. C. Townsend’s New Book “Bonnie Duffy’s Journey” is a Frolicking Adventure Story of an Orphan Girl Who Sets Off on a Journey Inspired by Her Literary Heroes

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Recent release “Bonnie Duffy’s Journey” from Page Publishing author D. C. Townsend is the captivating tale of Bonnie, an orphan girl in nineteenth-century America, who, inspired by the novels of Twain, Stevenson, and Cooper, escapes child labor and sets off on an implausible quest to find her mysterious grandfather.

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D. C. Townsend, who knows very well how fact is intricately entwined with fiction, D.C. Townsend has completed a new book “Bonnie Duffy’s Journey”: an exciting coming-of-age story told in the vein of classic adventure stories and with a lovable, plucky little Dickensian girl for a main character.

Author Townsend, aware of the sometimes dangerous escapism and misguidance of fiction, is no stranger to its life-changing power, and shows through Bonnie how much of a refuge it can be for a twelve-year-old runaway in need of such guidance: “Bonnie had a map, some canned goods, matches, a pocket knife, a water canteen, needles and thread, and best of all, some boy’s clothes. The store had some books for sale; some were used. Bonnie had time to read the used books, it was the only good thing about the mercantile. Bonnie liked to read Mark Twain, Stevenson, Cooper, and the Wild West stories. In these pages, Bonnie found encouragement, hope, and inspiration. A determination to persevere consumed Bonnie.”

Published by New York City-based Page Publishing, D. C. Townsend’s new book reads like an engaging rendition of the classic nineteenth-century adventure stories of such authors as Mark Twain and Robert Louis Stevenson; and to further bring Bonnie’s world to life, the novel includes black-and-white photographs of the historical landscapes, machinery, and even notable personages the young heroine encounters on her journey.

Readers who wish to experience this imaginative work can purchase “Bonnie Duffy’s Journey” at bookstores everywhere, or online at the Apple iTunes store, Amazon, Google Play, or Barnes and Noble.

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

About Page Publishing:

Page Publishing is a traditional New York based full-service publishing house that handles all of the intricacies involved in publishing its authors’ books, including distribution in the world’s largest retail outlets and royalty generation. Page Publishing knows that authors need to be free to create - not bogged down with complicated business issues like eBook conversion, establishing wholesale accounts, insurance, shipping, taxes and the like. Its roster of authors can leave behind these tedious, complex and time-consuming issues, and focus on their passion: writing and creating. Learn more at http://www.pagepublishing.com.

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