BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — On National Create Your Story Day, Shamrock House is delighted to announce the launch of The Passport Project: Two Sisters Ditch Center College for a Existence-Altering Journey Close to the Entire world ($16.99, March 2022).
Millions of American households shell out their weekends and breaks playing travel sporting activities. But for just one Alabama family, the activity is journey. Debut author and veteran traveler Kellie McIntyre and her relatives set a intention to explore 6 continents prior to the little ones finished superior college. In 2013, McIntyre, her spouse and their two daughters packed one particular suitcase each individual and embarked on a journey all-around the world, Home Decor.
“What started out out as a loved ones target turned into a to start with-course schooling from economic system seats,” McIntyre suggests. That education has turned into The Passport Job.
Throughout the “Dumpster-fire” summer time of 2020, McIntyre felt compelled to build some thing that would unify individuals, relatively than divide. Believing that vacation is the finest trainer of all, she understood she had an vital tale to convey to. Celebrating range and liberty, McIntyre usually takes visitors from Alabama to 13 countries throughout 4 continents — with an sudden twist.
“[A]n engaging world wide travelogue led by young adults …” —Foreword Reviews
Uniquely written from her (then) 14- and 12-calendar year-outdated daughters’ perspectives, The Passport Challenge is a correct, coming-of-age journey for ages 8 to 88.
“You can choose the kids out of middle college, but you are unable to acquire the middle college out of young ones. They were being working with all the usual problems of adolescence, while frequently navigating new customs and cultures,” McIntyre points out.
“[B]rilliantly captures the awkward hilarity of teen/family members journey whilst highlighting the reward of a international worldview.” —Rachel Macy Stafford, NYT Bestselling Writer
After shelling out the past two many years at residence, Individuals are keen to pack their luggage and go. And now that adults and children have mastered performing and studying remotely, a lot more households may pick to system a environment-education experience. What does McIntyre hope visitors will acquire from her story, Home Decor?
“Existence is so a lot richer when we embrace the entire world beyond our bubbles.”
The Passport Project: Two Sisters Ditch Center College for a Lifestyle-Changing Journey All-around the World [$16.99, 346 pages, 5.5 x 8.5, paperback, ISBN: 978-1-7377438-1-1; $9.99, ebook, ISBN: 978-1-7377438-0-4] is out there at most key online booksellers.
About the author:
Kellie McIntyre is a Southern female with a enthusiasm for the entire world. Her quest for society and experience has taken her to nearly 50 international locations throughout six continents.
Kellie holds a BA from Western Kentucky College and a Learn of Community Health and fitness from the College of Alabama at Birmingham, but her worn passport has supplied her most important training. Kellie shares tips for setting up and surviving world-wide family (mis)adventures — like remaining detained in a communist nation — at 4WornPassports.com.
Media Speak to:
Media package readily available at 4wornpassports.com/media-kit/.
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