Lessons of a Lakota: A Young Man's Journey to Happiness and Self-understanding

Lessons of a Lakota: A Young Man's Journey to Happiness and Self-understanding

By: Billy Mills (author), Jennifer Harper (illustrator), Nicholas Sparks (contributor), Jennifer Harper (designer)Paperback

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In this Native American allegory, a young Lakota boy named David is despondent over the death of his sister and fears that he will never know happiness again. His father gives him a the gift of a scroll with seven pictures, which properly understood, hold the keys to self-understanding. In an entertaining and deeply moving way, Lessons of a Lakota blends traditional Native American beliefs in meditation, dreams, and respect for the harmony and balance of nature, with more modern principles such as positive thinking and self-awareness. This book will teach you about yourself, show you what it means to be happy, and lead you on your own personal journey to inner peace.

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During the 1964 Summer Olympic games in Tokyo, Billy Mills stunned spectators when, as a virtual unknown, he outpaced the competition in the last 100 meters of the 10,000-meter race and took home a gold. Mills now serves as the national spokesperson for the aid organization Running Strong for American Indian Youth. Nicholas Sparks is the best-selling author of Message in a Bottle and The Notebook.

Product Details

  • publication date: 26/01/2006
  • ISBN13: 9781401905651
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 192
  • ID: 9781401905651
  • weight: 218
  • ISBN10: 140190565X

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