Busy Month of Media for Heart of Steel

It has been an extremely busy month of media attention for Heart of Steel! Dozens of interviews on radio across the country from Boston, New York, Washington D.C. Knoxville, Maine to Idaho and Arizon and an appearance on CBS Channel 8 in San Diego. Listen to my radio interviews and watch me on Channel 8 by visiting my News page:

During this time Heart of Steel reached a new milestone by earning its first #1 Best Seller Badge on Amazon. Heart of Steel held Best Seller status in 6 different individual categories, but the #1 Best Seller status was the sweetest.

Heart of Steel is available on Amazon in paperback and eBook and also on Barnes & Noble as a paperback and even on Walmart as a paperback.

Stay tuned for more updates and exciting news.

"If you aren't happy with the way your life is going, write a new chapter. You hold the pen in your own hand and you are the author of your life's book." -- Kevin D. Miller

Upcoming Plans for Heart of Steel: Based on a True Story

Just a quick post to let everyone know what's going on with future plans for my book Heart of Steel.

BOOK REVIEWERS! If you are a book reviewer and would to receive a reviewers copy of Heart of Steel, please contact my PR firm, Allen Media Strategies and request one.

BOOK CLUBS! - Recommend and order Heart of Steel for your book club. In exchange the author Kevin D. Miller will attend a book signing and question/discussion session for your club. Everyone will also receive a free bookmark and a chance to win a $50 Amazon gift card. Contact:

Plans for an Audio Book are in the works. Hoping to launch the audio book by Summer 2020.

I am currently working on writing the screenplay for a feature film for Heart of Steel. My plans are to begin pitching the screenplay sometime next year.

Kicking around the idea of creating a Podcast version of Heart of Steel. Will keep everyone posted as this idea develops.

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Interview with Ryan Treasure on his show "Finding Your Frequency" on Voice America Radio about Heart of Steel

IT'S LIVE! Listen in on my interview with Ryan Treasure on Voice America Radio about my book Heart of Steel. We talk about the story, DNA tests, research and more. Click the link below.

Podcast Interview with Scott Fisher of

Monday, October 28, 2019 - Listen in to the Podcast with Scott Fisher of We talk about my book Heart of Steel and the research that went into the book, among other topics related to the story. Click the link below to begin listening:

Have a Terrific Tuesday!


Interview with The New Rationalist Magazine

I interviewed with The New Rationalist Magazine regarding my book Heart of Steel and a little about myself as a new author. Read the article below:

Interview with Burton Cole of the Tribune Chronicle in Warren, Ohio

Pulitzer Prize nominated Journalist, Burton Cole conducted an interview with me, my father and brother regarding my new novel, Heart of Steel. Mr. Cole wrote a magnificent article that printed in the Sunday paper on October, 13, 2019.
To read the full article, click on the link below:

The Search for the Grave Site of George Puchalski

The Search for the Grave Site of George Puchalski
I had several goals for my recent trip to Warren and Southington, Ohio. One of these goals was to locate the grave site of my great grandfather, George Puchalski. Based on George's death certificate and a funeral listing in the Warren Chronicle in 1920, I was certain he was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery in Warren, Ohio. Now to find him.

I left my home base in North Canton and traveled forty or so miles to Warren along with my father and brother. We made our way along Market Street towards the cemetery, gazing at old buildings and old homes and wondering if my grandfather Stanley had seen these same buildings and homes when he escaped the orphanage on his way to freedom.

St. Mary's Cemetery is a small cemetery adjacent to two other cemeteries in the area. Oakwood Cemetery and Union Cemetery. We pulled into St. Mary's Cemetery with high hopes and nervous excitement, ready to locate our ancestor and document the find. All thr…