The Warrior's Heart by Eric Greitens
Becoming a Man of Compassion and Courage

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It’s no small feat to make a difference in somebody’s life, and Greitens has written a book that is a fitting honor to all the people who made a difference in his.
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In this adaptation of his best-selling book, The Heart and the Fist, Eric speaks directly to teen readers, interweaving memoir and intimate second-person narratives that ask the reader to put themselves in the shoes of himself and others. Readers will share in Eric’s evolution from average kid to globe-traveling humanitarian to warrior, training and serving with the most elite military outfit in the world: the Navy SEALs. Along the way, they’ll be asked to consider the power of choices, of making the decision each and every day to act with courage and compassion so that they grow to be tomorrow’s heroes. Sure to inspire and motivate.
 

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Eric Greitens was born and raised in Missouri. After earning a Ph.D. as a Rhodes Scholar and serving as a humanitarian volunteer overseas, Eric joined the Navy SEALs. A boxing champion and a decorated combat veteran, he is the founder of the nonprofit The Mission Continues and the author of the New York Times bestseller The Heart and the Fist.
 
Published October 9, 2012 by HMH Books for Young Readers. 293 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Young Adult, Biographies & Memoirs, Children's Books. Non-fiction
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Reviewed by Kevin Powers on Nov 09 2012

It’s no small feat to make a difference in somebody’s life, and Greitens has written a book that is a fitting honor to all the people who made a difference in his.

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Reviewed by Susan Carpenter on Oct 07 2012

"...There is almost no problem in the world that is not being solved by a young person somewhere," Greitens writes — and has proved — in this engaging and important book.

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