Book Reviews: Articles, Programs, Blogs, Travel Resources

Perfect for your pack, these stories will inspire and entertain you. 
The work exchange pro explains how taking a mid-career gap year changed his life.
A detailed examination of why, and under what conditions, international service learning programs can be an effective teaching strategy.
A book that sheds light on the realities of globalization and challenges a new generation of world citizens to shape answers to global issues.
A groundbreaking book that examines the social and cultural world of aid agencies and the people who choose to become development workers.
A guide for independent and purposeful learners considering destinations off the “beaten path”, on connecting with a wider world
It seems like everyone has a story of how they first heard of Dev Aujla.
A captivating tale of young Chinese scholars in braids and silk robes, sent to New England to study at its finest schools.
The stories collected in Generation NGO should be read by anyone considering working or volunteering in the developing world.
Haunting, yet hopeful, Where Hornbills Fly opens a window onto a vanishing world and paints a remarkable portrait of this fragile tribe, which continues to survive deep in the heart of Borneo.
Written by British comedy writer, Jane Bussman, The Worst Date Ever might be the funniest book ever written about war crimes.
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