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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 ...


  • Trees For the Forest

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    When he’s abruptly thrust into single parenthood of his two young children, Shane Murphy’s life changes dramatically. As he ventures into a new career to better provide for his children, Shane slowly changes his approach to life. Trees for the ...


  • 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 ...


  • As Far As I Can Remember

    A Memoir by

    From Nigeria to Canada and back again: Francis Omoruyi’s immigrant story explores the challenges of corruption, racism, and crime, but also the joys of achievement, aspiration, and community connection. Born in a small Nigerian village, Francis was ...


  • Wash Behind Your Ears, Billy

    The Greatest Story Ever Told About Me by Me by

    Have you ever fantasized about pursuing a new career? Do you feel that a career change would be impossible given your personal responsibilities? Author Bill Cox has done it numerous times. Wash Behind Your Ears, Billy: The Greatest Story Ever Told ...


  • 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 ...