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The Book of Virtues
A Treasury of Great Moral Stories

William J. Bennett


The Book of Virtues is a collection of hundreds of stories for children that will help them understand and develop character.

Stories were selected to emphasize the following virtues:
  • Responsibility
  • Courage
  • Compassion
  • Loyalty
  • Honesty
  • Friendship
  • Persistence
  • Hard Work
  • Self-Discipline
  • Faith

The following people's life stories were used:
  • Booker T. Washington
  • Harriet Tubman
  • Nathan Hale
  • Martin Luther King, Jr
  • Thomas Jefferson
  • Abraham Lincoln

This book could easily be incorporated into school learning, whether public, private or home schooled, a child and teacher could learn and discuss the many virtues exhibited by real-life stories. This book is a "rich mine of moral literature." You will find it inspiring and thought-provoking.

And as a side note - this book contains stories that are just plain fun to read...

Keep reading!
Connie


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