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Strength in What Remains

A Journey of Remembrance and Forgiveness

By Tracy Kidder
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Strength in What Remains: A Journey of Remembrance and Forgiveness by Tracy Kidder

Strength in What Remains (2009) tells the story of a man who, after fleeing war-torn Burundi, is able to make his dreams a reality with the help of a few kind souls. By following his story, you’ll learn all about how the small actions of a few good people can make a huge difference for a community on the other side of the world.

  • Anyone interested in refugees' stories 
  • People curious about the Hutu-Tutsi conflict
  • Established and aspiring philanthropists

Tracy Kidder has received many awards for his work, including the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award and the Robert F. Kennedy Award. He’s the author of Among Schoolchildren, The Soul of a New Machine and Mountains Beyond Mountains, among many other books.

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