Chester Parks

Biography

Chester D. Parks was born and raised on the near northwest side of Chicago. He attended parochial elementary school, public high school, and the University of Illinois at Navy Pier. He served two years in the Corps of Engineers. He held numerous management positions with Smith Corona Corporation, then retired in 1992. He loves having the opportunity to write and swim. Chet has self-published his memoirs, "Life in the Old Neighborhood…and Beyond" (Mystic Publishers, copyrighted 2006). He has completed two novels: "Comare, The Godmother" and Vampire in the Vatican [published as ebooks by Smashwords.com, copyrighted 2010].

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Books

Hangar #3
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 86,040. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012 by The von Raesfeld Agency. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A New York syndicate wants to build an opulent hotel for the ultra-rich, an adult arcade, and a 5-star restaurant at the Henderson Executive Airport inside Hangar #3. Cash customers only. The Chicago and Las Vegas mobs want some of the action. Torre Fiorentino has his hands full dispensing swift justice to wrongdoers and finding love in this action-packed mob story set in Las Vegas.
Life in the Old Neighborhood...And Beyond
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,860. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012 by The von Raesfeld Agency. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Chester Parks was born into a Polish immigrant family in one of the poorest neighborhoods on the northwest side of Chicago, IL during the Great Depression. He and his brother were raised by their mother. Hard work, determination, and the love of a good wife and children were the ingredients for Chester's happy life.
Comare, The Godmother
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,540. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2010 by The von Raesfeld Agency. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
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When a Mafia don is gunned down in New York, his wife forms a gang of Mafia females to avenge his death. This story contains violence, revenge, greed, rape, lust, nudity, love, heterosexual and bisexual sex scenes, sensual love scenes, but no vulgar four-letter words. For adult readers.
Vampire in the Vatican
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70,300. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010 by The von Raesfeld Agency. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The election of a new progressive Pope brings sweeping changes to the Catholic Church worldwide. Many are happy to see the Church modernized, while others believe there's a vampire in the Vatican, sucking the lifeblood out of their beloved Church and vow to do whatever must be done to stop him…but who are they? Enter the cloistered walls of the Vatican as the mystery is unraveled.

Chester Parks’s tag cloud

camorra    catholic church    chicago    conspiracy    dubai    las vegas    mafia    murder    poison    swiss guard    vampire    vatican