Through enjoyable biography, activities inspired by Thich Nhat Hanh's values and beliefs, and poems written by the teacher himself, this book will show you how to be braver, more caring, and happier in your own life.
Maura D. Shaw
Illustrations by Stephen Marchesi
6¾ x 8¾, 32 pp | Full-color & b/w illus. | 978-1-893361-87-4
This engaging introduction to Thich Nhat Hanh will show you how one person can accomplish big things.
This colorful book introduces you to the world of Thich Nhat Hanh, one of the most amazing people of the twentieth century—and today. You will be inspired as you learn about Thich Nhat Hanh’s life—from his work to end the war in Vietnam, to his eventual founding of the Plum Village community in France—and his teachings about peace and "mindfulness" in the world.
Through enjoyable biography, activities inspired by Thich Nhat Hanh’s values and beliefs, and poems written by the teacher himself, Thich Nhat Hanh: Buddhism in Action will show you how to be braver, more caring, and happier in your own life.
“The beautiful images in this book speak directly to the heart, and the practical exercises will help children learn the simple secret of living in peace.”
—Martin Boroson, author of Becoming Me: A Story of Creation
“This is a book full of joy and mindfulness, about a teacher who shares his joy and life with so many people.”
—Sister Susan, Green Mountain Dharma Center, Vermont; author of Each Breath a Smile