Reviews

“This is a GREAT book” - The Indigo Quill

Posted on Sep 11, 2013

"Coming from a family of educators in some way, shape, or form, this book really touched my heart. This woman really had a story to tell and it is wonderful that her father was willing to put in the time and effort to create an in-depth memoir in her name."


Of purpose and passion

Posted on Aug 30, 2013

"The unflinching bond of family, courage of voice and the strength of community, takes the revolutionary legacy of a dreamer forward"


Review by Merri Rosenberg in Educational Update Online

Posted on Jul 07, 2013

What emerges from this often painful biography/memoir is a vivid portrait of a dynamic, brave young woman who overcame a series of serious personal challenges without ever letting them defeat her, who held true to her vision of what education could be, and whose luminous spirit touched the lives of all who encountered her. Her father’s tribute is a loving, brave legacy for his awesome daughter. More...


John Moir, author of Return of the Condor

Posted on Apr 17, 2013

Brave and beautifully crafted, this riveting book chronicles Jhumki Basu’s inspiring and all-too-short journey to change the world of science education. Wise, honest, and filled with grace in the face of a devastating diagnosis, this tender story will leave you both mesmerized and inspired.