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Tuesdays with Morrie – Mitch Albom

Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, and gave you sound advice to help you make your way through it. For Mitch Albom, that person was Morrie Schwartz, his college professor from nearly twenty years ago. Maybe, like …

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Free Fall – Amber Lea Easton

Easton bares her soul in this journey thru the most pivotal point in her young family’s life. Her husband’s suicide leaves Easton and her 2 young children reeling — grappling for understanding and survival. She takes us thru, what is for many of us, uncharted waters. Diving into the pain of those left behind when …

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Banker to the Poor: Micro-Lending and the Battle Against World Poverty – Muhammad Yunus

Muhammad Yunus (Watch his TEDx talk here) is that rare thing: a bona fide visionary. His dream is the total eradication of poverty from the world. In 1983, against the advice of banking and government officials, Yunus established Grameen, a bank devoted to providing the poorest of Bangladesh with minuscule loans. Grameen Bank, based on the belief …

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Man’s Search for Meaning – Viktor E. Frankl

(As featured in 10 Books That Will Broaden Your Life Perspective) Psychiatrist Viktor Frankl’s memoir has riveted generations of readers with its descriptions of life in Nazi death camps and its lessons for spiritual survival. Between 1942 and 1945 Frankl labored in four different camps, including Auschwitz, while his parents, brother, and pregnant wife perished. Based …

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