The Book of Virtues: A Treasury of Great Moral Stories

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Turtleback, 1996 M09 5 - 832 pages
Now available in paperback--William Bennett's #1 bestseller The Book of Virtues, a perfect holiday gift. "(Bennett's) narrative is literary and evocative and will help parents and children meet the challenges in the different stages of life".--The Boston Globe Books.

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User Review  - Bre Cregor - Goodreads

Bennet should be given some kind of pretty lapel pin for compiling this book of some of the best stories humanity has recorded. Read full review

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User Review  - Mandy - Goodreads

Every family should own this book! Amazing collection of moral stories, fables, stories from American history, poems, etc. Love it! Read full review

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About the author (1996)

William John Bennett (born July 3, 1943) is an American politician and political theorist. He served as United States Secretary of Education from 1985 to 1988. He also held the post of Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy (or "Drug Czar") under George H. W. Bush. Bennett was born in Brooklyn but later moved to Washington, D.C., where he attended Gonzaga College High School. He graduated from Williams College and went on to get a Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin in Political Philosophy. He also has a J.D. from Harvard Law School.

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