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One thing's for sure: Even if Dannie Russell doesn't know where she will next be living, she sure as heck knows where her earrings are! What a fabulous read. Many consider themselves world travelers because they've been to Paris, London and Rome. Outside of the realm of her expectations, Dannie and husband Daryle have been to Ethiopia, Kampuchea, Kenya, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Nepal and plenty of other places that I never knew existed, let alone places I simply cannot pronounce.
Dannie writes in living color. Her vivid imagery and sense of humor combined with a knack for story-
Her ability to adapt culturally and with a strong sense of humor is amazing. Following a SCUD attack, her group staged a SPUD attack featuring a baked potato bar, condiments, salad and "Tuesday's wine" (dare we ask...). At the bottom was a simple message: "Dress Code -
Dannie is an adventurous, amazing woman who has conquered fears, braved cancer and written a book that should be read aloud in book clubs, reading groups and schools all over the world.
Caroline McKeon, Business Consultant, Motivational Speaker, Tampa, FL
Okay, I finished it today, just now. I know now that although I thought I knew you Russells, we were living in alternate universes! I didn't know you felt unwelcomed when you first arrived -
Deb Lapota LoCascio, Choral Director of Music, American School, Vienna, Austria
I loved the book. When I read a book written by someone I know, I ask myself 'would I like this if I didn't know the author'? The answer is frequently "no", but yours is a resounding yes! Your descriptions of places and people rank with the best travel writing. Your end-
Denny Block, Minnesota, USA
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