I received the book from Amazon.com, just before my lunch break on a Friday afternoon. I went to a nearby park, and just about two hours later, I had finished reading it. Wow! Unbeknownst to me, the book had shut out the world around me for two hours!
Not only did I find the author's story quite exceptional, he has a way of telling it, interspersed with humor. Some lines just left me rolling down with laughter. Within those humorous lines, however, is a humbling story of a young man who emerged from the harsh world of the northern Kenya frontier to become a success story in the academic world. Very few people can do both. Many fall by the wayside. The author just soldiered on… Read more