The Global Icons series presents intimate conversations with and between world-renowned luminaries.  In these dialogue-travelogues, readers join a narrative journey of discovery and experience a life-changing encounter with some of the most inspirational people in the world. The first in the series, The Book of Joy ,  featured His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu on how to find joy in the face of personal and global suffering.  It sold over a million copies worldwide and is being made into a movie , by award-winning producer Peggy Callahan and Academy Award-winning director Louie Psihoyos.

The second in the series, The Book of Hope, will be published in spring of 2021 and  will bring readers into an intimate conversation with the world’s most renowned naturalist, Jane Goodall, as she explores how to cultivate hope and create a sustainable world.

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