Peace Warriors (Mākaro Press) tells the dramatic, true stories of people who chose non-violent resistance in times of conflict. These twenty stories from New Zealand and the world, show young readers that peaceful resistance and people power are more effective than military force.
A compelling, empowering book, which is both an absorbing read and an affirmation of human decency. I’m usually reluctant to use the word “inspiring”, but these stories of courage, endurance and fidelity from all around the world totally deserve that accolade. – David Hill
OXFAM: 50% of royalties from sales of Peace Warriors are donated to Oxfam, New Zealand who work to build peace and prevent conflict.
A timely publication… to challenge young people living in a world at war. –The Listener
Features a writing style full of hope and notions of empowerment.– Otago Daily Times
I commend this book to all who wish to live their lives nonviolently and without weapons. It provides many inspirational stories for your journey. – Prof Kevin Clements, Director, National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies