Life Is So Good
George Dawson, a 103-year-old slave's grandson who learned to read at age 98, reflects on his life and offers valuable lessons in living and a fresh, firsthand view of America during the twentieth century. Richard Glaubman captures Dawson's irresistible voice and view of the world, offering insights into humanity, history, hardships and happiness. Dawson inspires readers with the message that always sustained him: "Life is so good. I do believe it's getting better."
Free copies of the book are available at the library.
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