Great Peacemakers Enhances ESL in Japan

If you’re going to study grammar and vocabulary, you might as well do it with interesting and inspiring stories, right? That seems to be the case for some lucky students in Japan, where Great Peacemakers has found its way into more ESL (English as […]

Japanese and Korean Editions

Isn’t it amazing when synchronicities happen? That’s how our book came to be available in Japanese and Korean editions. A few years ago, we had extra copies of an early pre-publication edition. We decided to donate them to a peace education conference in Ohio. […]

How We Chose the Peacemakers

Many people ask us, “Why didn’t you include so-and-so in your book?” For us, one of the most interesting and challenging parts of writing Great Peacemakers was choosing who to include in it. To begin, we built a database of more than 250 candidates. […]

Co-writing as Marriage Counseling

Sometimes, people say that if a couple can survive building a house together (with all the countless decisions to face and agree on), their marriage is pretty strong. We can report that the same can be said about writing a book together. In fact, […]

Peacemaking in the Classroom

Who did we write Great Peacemakers for? We wrote it for everyone from middle-school students to their great-grandparents. We wanted to see the amazing peacemakers stories reach all ages, especially giving young people positive role models and powerful insights that could make a difference […]