Mangrove Tree Planting Trees to Feed Families
List Price: $19.95
Publisher: Lee & Low Books, Incorporated
Binding: Trade Cloth
Size: 9.25" wide x 11.00" long x 0.50" tall
Greg Mortenson is the co-founder of nonprofit Central Asia Institute, Pennies For Peace, and co-author of New York TimesbestsellerThree Cups of Teawhich was TimeMagazine Asia Book of the Year. Mortenson has established over 61 schools in Pakistan and Afghanistan, which provide education to over 25,000 children. He survived an eightday armed kidnapping, escaped a fi refi ght with feuding Afghan warlords, has overcome two fatwehs, endured CIA investigations, and also received hate mail and death threats from fellow Americans for helping Muslim children with education. While not overseas half the year, Mortenson lives in Bozeman, Montana, with his wife, Dr. Tara Bishop, a clinical psychologist, and two children.Susan L. Roth lives in Whitestone, New York.