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  • Across Many Mountains : A Tibetan Family's Epic Journey from Oppression to Freedom
    Yangzom Brauen
    Paperback: 10/30/2012
     
    An extraordinary portrait of three generations of Tibetan women whose lives are forever changed when Chairman ...
  • Little Princes : One Man's Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal
    Conor Grennan
    Paperback: 12/27/2011
     
    Little Princes is the epic story of Conor Grennan's battle to save the lost children of Nepal and how he found...
  • The Third Wave : A Volunteer Story
    Alison Thompson
    Hardcover: 07/12/2011
     
    The Third Wave tells the inspiring story of how volunteering changed Thompson’s life, and provides an ...
  • Bonobo Handshake : A Memoir of Love and Adventure in the Congo
    Vanessa Woods
    Paperback: 06/07/2011
     
    A young woman follows her fiancé to war-torn Congo to study extremely endangered bonobo apes - who teach ...
  • The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind : Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope
    William Kamkwamba
    Paperback: 08/01/2010
     
    The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind is the immensely engaging and inspiring true account of an enterprising African...
  • In Pursuit of the Common Good : Twenty-Five Years of Repairing the World, One Bottle of Salad Dressing at a Time
    A. E. Hotchner, Paul Newman
    Paperback: 09/16/2008
     
    With rare glimpses into their zany style and their compassion for those less fortunate, Newman and Hotchner (...
  • The Promise : How One Woman Made Good on Her Extraordinary Pact to Send a Classroom of 1st Graders to College
    Oral Lee Brown, Caille Millner
    Paperback: 12/30/2007
     
    The inspiring story of one woman's extraordinary promise and steely determination to make a difference in ...

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