Donbas is back in print!!!

Read excerpts:
Chapter I
Chapter II
Chapter III

Vanya today:
Diary of the Return to Donbas

My Friendship with Mas Oyama


Read Eugene, OR Register-Guard columnist Bob Welch on Vanya's visit to Springfield middle school.
"Tattered Book Changes Lives"

"Genuine Hero Inspires Kids"

An Overwhelming Welcome

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Vanya and Josh Overton


With Josh's family: Steve, Debra, and Kaya Smothers
With Steve Hess