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Harry Mark Petrakis

Harry Mark PetrakisAKA Haralampos Mark Petrakis

Born: 5-Jun-1923
Birthplace: St. Louis, MO

Gender: Male
Religion: Eastern Orthodox
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Novelist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Lion at My Heart

Father: Markos Petrakis (Eastern Orothodox priest)
Mother: Stella

    University: University of Illinois (1940-41, dropped out)

    Greek Ancestry

Author of books:
Lion at My Heart (1959, novel)
The Odyssey of Kostas Volakis (1963, novel)
A Dream of Kings (1966, novel)
Stelmark: A Family Recollection (1970, memoir)
The Hour of the Bell (1976, novel)
Nick the Greek (1979, novel)
Days of Vengeance (1983, novel)
Ghost of the Sun (1990, novel)
The Founder's Touch: The Life of Paul Galvin of Motorola (1991, biography)
Tales of the Heart: Dreams and Memories of a Lifetime (1998, memoir)
Twilight of the Ice (2003, novel)
The Orchards Of Ithaca (2004, novel)
Collected Stories (2006, short stories)

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