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by Jan 18, 2022

2022

January

Remembering Stardust available as pre-order. Release date scheduled for March 1, 2022

2021

November
Final edits of new release, Remembering Stardust completed. Launch date approximately 3/1/22.

July
Final draft of Baker’s next novel. Remembering Stardust is off to the capable hands of Mick Silva Editing. Approximate release date is November 2021.

March
The Pursuit of Leviathan, Ukrainian language edition released!
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2020

March
Baker’s paper on the theology of language is published by the University of St. Andrew’s divinity college in their Bible and Contemporary World Journal’ https://st-andrews.ac.uk/index.php/BCW/article/view/1980

2019

December
Siege of Eden: The Rise of The Illuminati is released!

January
First draft of Siege of Eden; The Illuminati and the Untold Story of the New World Order is finished. Kris Orr, the illustrator for The Pursuit of Leviathan will begin art for the actual cover Mick Silva, editor of other Baker books will soon get his ruthless hands to work.

2018

December
Ukrainian edition of The Pursuit of Leviathan begins.

September
Successful book tour in Ukraine for Ukrainian language edition of Crusade of Tears, including a presentation at the Lviv Book Fair and Svitla Radio, Kiev

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July
Audio version of The Seduction of Eva Volk is released. Narrator is the acclaimed, Michael Wolf.

January
First draft beings on Baker’s new novel, The Siege of Eden; The Illuminati and the Untold Story of the New World Order.


2017

December

Research continues on Baker’s next novel.

June

The audio version of Pursuit of Leviathan is released.

May

Baker is thrown from a horse in the Netherlands. After receiving excellent care from his Dutch nurses, he was transferred to Germany and the US military hospital in Landstuhl for observation. Cared for by family in Germany, he was flown home for pelvic surgery in early June from which he is presently recovering. Good news: new friends and lots to be thankful about.

The audio version of The Pursuit of Leviathan is progressing with a completion date scheduled for the summer.

2016

December

The Pursuit of Leviathan is officially released! August Ukrainian language edition of The Seduction of Eva Volk nears release.

July

Cover art for The Pursuit of Leviathan nears completion.

June

Final edits completed for The Pursuit of Leviathan.

March

First international broadcast of the musical rendition of 101 Cups of Water by composer Jonathan Urie. CD’s to be available.

2015

July
Musician Jonathan Urie to compose inspirational narratives of 101 Cups of Water, for the Moments of Music and Inspiration series that is broadcast on radio throughout Canada and distributes audio copies worldwide.

February
The Russian language edition of Becoming the Son is released by Eksmo Publishing, Moscow. The audiobook version of Becoming the Son, narrated by the acclaimed Troy Duran, is released by audible.com

Becoming the Son named as a Top Ten Religious Book

January
The Audiobook version of Crusade of Tears is released by Audible/Amazon 2014 V40 Books of 2012 The Dubious Discine

December
Audiobook version of Becoming the Son begins with narrator Troy Duran.

November
Audiobook version of Crusade of Tears begins with narrator and international broadcaster, Colin Fluxman.

October
Audiobook version of ‘The Seduction of Eva Volk’ begins with narrator Michael Wolf. August Mad Monk Productions releases trailer for ‘Swords of Heaven! http://youtu.be/9FAtPQN07YO April Interview with influential blogger and author Frank Viola on Becoming the Son is published March Dutch translation of ‘Becoming the Son’ begins.

2013

December
Discussions for a Dutch language edition of Becoming the Son begin with EuroBOOKS.

October
Russian publishing giant, Eksmo Publishing, Moscow, contracts Becoming the Son; an Autobiography of Jesus, for Russian language co-release throughout Russia and Ukraine with Ukrainian publisher, Knigonosha Ltd. of Kiev.

May
Russian language translation of Becoming the Son is completed. Baker releases Seedlings; Fables from the Forest.

February
Baker continues work on his children’s book, Seedlings.

January
German publisher, France Verlag, releases 101 Cups of Water as 101 Durstloscher.

2012

December
Discussions continue for the joint Russian language publication of Becoming the Son between Russia’s largest publishing house, Eksmo, and Knigonosha Publishing of Kiev, Ukraine. Knigonosha Publishing of Kiev, Ukraine, announces plans to release a Ukrainian language version of Becoming the Son.

October
Preliminary research begins on Baker’s new project titled, ‘Kingdoms.’

August 24
The official release of Becoming the Son; an Autobiography of Jesus in English.

July
Russian language translation continues on Becoming the Son by the Ukrainian publisher, Knigonosha.

April
Having been professionally advised that Becoming the Son; an autobiography of Jesus Christ is likely to be rejected by traditional publishers in the U.S., Baker makes the decision to publish independently.

February
Swords of Heaven becomes available in Kindle format. The Journey of Souls Series will also join Kindle in several weeks.

January
The ‘final’ draft of Baker’s Becoming the Son; an autobiography of Jesus Christ is undergoing additional edits. Russian language translation of this book continues. Covers for Baker’s Journey of Souls Series are redesigned and plans begin to re-release in Russian language as a set of six books.

2011

November
The Russian language publisher, LIFE Co. Ltd’ announces the pending release of Baker’s, 101 Cups of Water, for early Spring. In Russian language, the book will be available in Russia, Belarus, and Ukraine.

October
Baker completes final draft of Becoming the Son; an autobiography of Jesus Christ. It will be released in Russian language sometime in 2012. English release is pending sale of rights.

June
Baker finishes first draft of his upcoming, Becoming the Son; an autobiography of Jesus Christ.

April
Baker attends the Kiev International Book Festival to feature the Russian language release of Swords of Heaven where he had the pleasure of spending the week with Paul Young, author of The Shack.

February
Research and writing for Baker’s upcoming, Becoming the Son continues with a research trip to Israel.
Part of the trip will include a week hiking the Jesus Trail, the journey from Nazareth to Capernaeum. (see www.jesustrail.com)

2010

September
Baker attends theological conference in St. Andrews on David Brown’s contributions to the relationship of theology and the arts.

June
Russian language version of Swords of Heaven is translated as preparations continue for its release in Ukraine.

April
Book tour in Kiev, Ukraine for Russian/Ukrainian language publisher Knigonosha which launches Pilgrims of Promise, the final book of the Journey of Souls Series, as well as the accompanying music CD in Russian language, and The Seduction of Eva Volk. Tour included book festival presentations, local radio, and a speaking engagement at New Life Church, Kiev.

January
Russian language release of Quest of Hope and translation into Russian continues for The Seduction of Eva Volk, scheduled for release in Ukraine in April, 2010.

Work continues on Russian language release of the Journey of Souls music CD.

2009

October
Official release of 40 Loaves; Breaking Bread with our Father Every Day. Concurrent with release begins a national radio tour, followed by a blog tour scheduled to begin in December.

Summer
YouTube release of video promo for The Seduction of Eva Volk. Research continuing on Jesus novel in regards to the history/customs of the times as well as a variety of theological challenges, not the least of which is the character complexity of the divine man.
Final touches on both The Seduction of Eva Volk and 40 Loaves for October releases.

May
Phone interview with child prodigy and mystic, Akiane Kramarik, for Jesus autobiography. See www.artakiane.com

April
Baker begins preliminary research on a new novel, Becoming the Son; an Autobiography of Jesus.

March
Baker’s Crusade of Tears is released in Ukraine as a Russian language translation.

January
Random House/Waterbrook announces October 09 as release date for Baker’s companion devotional to 101 Cups of Water titled, 40 Loaves; Breaking Bread with our Father Every Day.

2008

December
PrestonSpeed Publications announces Fall 09 as the scheduled release date for Baker’s new novel, The Seduction of Eva Volk; a novel of Hitler’s Christians.

November
Baker graduates from St. Mary’s College, the divinity school of the University of St. Andrews Scotland with a Masters in practical theology.

January 3l
101 Cups of Water officially released with Waterbrook/Random House.

2007

Baker in the middle of his Master’s program in Theology at the
University of St. Andrews, Scotland. He sells his business to pursue
writing full-time.

2006

November
Baker contracts the sale of his devotional 101 Cups of Water to Waterbrook Press, division of Random House.

October
Production begins on promotional CD at Bon Jovi’s Studios in New Jersey for two tracks from the Journey of Souls CD, namely “Love Song” and “Fare Thee Well.”

September
Baker begins masters program in theological studies at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland. This is the alma mater of John Knox and John Witherspoon.

August
Release of Swords of Heaven, (PrestonSpeed Publications) an exiting novel about the untold story of Magna Carta.

July
Baker completes devotional manuscript titled, 101 Cups of Water.

2005

December
After two years of in depth research and travel, Baker completes World War Il manuscript titled, The Seduction of Eva Volk, which is presently being marketed by his literary agent.

October
Release of Journey of Souls Music CD.

June
Crusade of Tears nominated for Christie Award.

December
Book signings for Crusade of Tears in London.

2004

November/December
A second research trip to Germany for upcoming WWII story including interview with acclaimed German author/veteran Johann Voss, Crusade of Tears is chosen to be a ‘Book of the Month” for Christian bookstores in the United Kingdom.

June
Song “Fare thee Well” requested for commencement exercise and memorial ceremony honoring fallen officers fo the New Jersey Police Department.

2003

November
C.D. Baker and his sons interview Dr. Manfred Rommel in Germany. Dr. Rommel is the son of WWOO German General Erwin Rommel known as the “Desert Fox.”

2002

October
The German newspaper “Golden Ground” (Goldener Grund) publishes article on C.D. Baker’s research for Quest of Hope.

2001

October
Baker researches throughout Germany, Switzerland, and Italy for Quest of Hope.

2000

November
German newspaper, “Selters Courier” (Selterser Kurier) publishes article on C.D. Baker’s research for Crusade of Tears.


February 1994 – January 2000

Several research trips to Europe for Baker’s Crusade of Tears.

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