Contact: Mark Givens / 909-293-9270 /

An alphabetical tour of a fascinating city.

Pomona A to Z by David Allen
Publication Date: July 18, 2014
ISBN: 978-1-938349-19-5
5.5x8.5, 242 pages
Suggested Retail Price: $20.00

This engaging series of newspaper columns from Inland Valley Daily Bulletin columnist David Allen present an entertaining picture of Pomona, California, captured in 26 snapshots.

Claremont, CA – January 6, 2014 – On July 18, 2014, Pelekinesis will release "Pomona A to Z" by David Allen, an alphabetical tour through 26 uniquely entertaining aspects of Pomona, California. This delightful series of newspaper columns first appeared in the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin July 18, 2004-July 3, 2005. This 10th Anniversary edition, the first time in paperback, includes updates, commentary, and a new introduction by the author.

Pomona A to Z by David Allen will be released July 18th, 2014 by Pelekinesis and will be available through Small Press Distribution, Baker & Taylor, and Bertrams, and directly from the publisher's website.

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 began his newspaper career in 1987 at the Santa Rosa (Calif.) News Herald. After stints at the Rohnert Park-Cotati Clarion, Petaluma Argus-Courier and Victorville Daily Press, in 1997 he joined the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, where he is a columnist and blogger. A native of Illinois, he lives in Claremont, which is Pomona-adjacent.

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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