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  • Walk With A Purpose

    The John Volken Story From Dishwasher to Multi-Millionaire, Then Gave It All Away... by

    Horatio Alger wrote in the nineteenth century about impoverished boys rising from humble backgrounds to lives of achievement through hard work, determination, courage, and honesty. Alger should have met John Volken. He would have loved him, as many ...


  • Fifty Years in the Classroom and What I Learned There

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    “It is easy for people my age to look on the schools of the past with a sense of nostalgia, seeing a golden age that never really existed. I am not among them. I recognize that the schools of today have much more to offer.” In Fifty Years in the ...


  • Aim With Your Heart; Shoot With Your Mind

    Memoir of an Extra-ordinary Teacher by

    From early childhood on, Jerry Cohen could have taken the easy way out. He never did, going places where he wasn’t necessarily wanted but was greatly needed. With few regrets, through good times and sad, a life unfolds before your eyes, to thrill ...


  • The Gift of Adversity

    Stories and Strategies to Turn Trials into Triumphs by

    The Gift of Adversity is a collection of stories and strategies from a life lived through challenge. It began as a means of healing after the workplace accident that claimed Lisa Standeven’s dominant hand, making her an amputee. Confronting physical ...


  • My Love Affair with Fear

    How Fear Enabled Me to Become Who I Was Created to Be by

    Brad’s life has been tested - his body ravaged by disease; his life spared during death-defying adventures; his fear as he speaks to an audience of 1,100. As tough as these moments have been, he shares his insights into ‘dancing with fear’. Brad’s ...


  • The Divinity that Shapes our Life

    Epiphany on the Path of Karma by

    In The Divinity that Shapes our Life: Epiphany on the Path of Karma C.B.K. Menon shares the story of his childhood poverty in South India in the 1940s and 50s, and his gradual emergence out of it, with dramatic academic success, a remarkable journey ...


  • The Boy from World's End

    A Memoir by

    The Boy from World’s End is a detailed and honest account of the life and experiences of David Smith. The book traces David’s early education in England, focusing on his experiences of wartime evacuation and life in a remote rural setting at a place ...


  • When All This Is Over

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    A unique and beautifully crafted glimpse into life lived to the brim, When All This Is Over follows the true story of a young girl as she navigates faith, family, tragedy, and happiness from her early days in a rural English village, to nostalgic ...


  • Ikpiarjuk

    My Challenges Teaching in a Land of Inuit by

    We travel to India to see the Taj Mahal, Egypt to see Pyramids, Turkey to see Blue Mosque, Italy to see Colosseum, South America in quest of Inca civilization, and so on. But very few travel to Nunavut – A Land of Inuit. Md Abdus Salam – the ...


  • The Principal Chronicles

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    The Principal Chronicles is a collection of funny and poignant short stories that follow the arc of one man’s life and career in education. These works of creative non-fiction—or, to be precise, of semi-autobiographical, pseudo-non-fictional ...