Author Karen Pinney’s new book “Golden Days and Velvet Nights” is a romantic memoir of two people whose lives intertwined at exactly the right moment

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Recent release “Golden Days and Velvet Nights” from Page Publishing author Karen Pinney is a poignant reflection of a once in a lifetime connection between two people who were convinced love is possible at any age. When life dumped them into the chaos of the cancer world, they met the challenges hand in hand convinced their love would lead them to the legend of Camelot.

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Karen Pinney, a retired executive director of assisted-living communities, currently lives in Tampa, Florida, with her miniature schnauzer, Raleigh. "Golden Days and Velvet Nights" is Karen Pinney’s deeply personal story of her marriage to author and photographer James Hockings.

In August 2011, Karen and Jim, connected on an internet dating site and discovered that it is never too late to find unconditional love. He lived in Canada, she lived in Florida, but a thousand miles of highway couldn’t keep them apart. Together they set off to find the road to Camelot. Months into their nascent relationship, a fatal diagnosis throws them off course. “Golden Days and Velvet Nights” is the story of two people determined to prove that love cures all, living and loving and struggling to divert the outcome of a deadly disease.

Published by Page Publishing, Karen Pinney’s evocative book is a touching homage to the man she loved and the undeniable connection they shared.

Readers who wish to experience this engaging work can purchase “Golden Days and Velvet Nights” 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, full-service publishing house that handles all 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 mired in logistics like eBook conversion, establishing wholesale accounts, insurance, shipping, taxes, and so on. Page’s accomplished writers and publishing professionals allow authors to leave behind these complex and time-consuming issues to focus on their passion: writing and creating. Learn more at

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