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Author Kim Dinan Discusses and Signs “The Yellow Envelope”
April 25, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
Join author Kim Dinan as she reads from and discusses her book: “The Yellow Envelope: One Gift, Three Rules, and a Life-Changing Journey Around the World” at Malaprop’s in Asheville, NC on 4/25/17.
About “The Yellow Envelope”
Plagued by anxiety and a persistent feeling that there was more to life than paychecks and mortgages, Kim and her husband decide to uproot their lives and travel around the world. Just before their departure, they’re given an unexpected gift that will shape their adventures: a yellow envelope containing a check and instructions to give the money away to those they encounter on their journey.
Through Ecuador, India, Nepal and beyond, the pair encounter problems at every step, including major challenges to their marriage. But as Kim and her husband figure out how to give to the people they meet and to each other, they learn that money does not have a thing to do with the capacity to give.
“The Yellow Envelope” is a vividly insightful look at how travel stretches and pushes the traveler, and it tells the tale of the transformative power of giving, not just of money, but also of ourselves.