Book of the Week: The Warrior’s Heart: Becoming a Man of Compassion and Courage1 min read

The Warrior’s Heart is a book about a modern day American hero. Eric Greitens is a former Navy Seal who excelled at the hardest military training in the world then teamed up with other fellow Navy Seals to hunt al Qaeda terrorists in Iraq. He is not only a true warrior, however a true humanitarian as well.

In The Warrior’s Heart Eric shares his story of friendship, struggle and hard earned wisdom. His journey will take you from his boyhood in Missouri, to a factory in China, to refugee camps in Rwanda, to the battlefield in Iraq. Eric will show you how through his personal service that every one of us can make a difference.

Eric was a Military boxing champion as well as a highly decorated combat veteran. He currently speaks to teens in which he shares his adventures and stories of overcoming hardship, developing leadership and becoming a true humanitarian. He is the founder of a nonprofit organization called the Mission Continues.

The Warrior’s Heart was an inspiring and excellent read. Eric is all about accountability and ownership. While being a true warrior on the battlefield when he needed to be he also carries a sense of humbleness that shows through in his compassion for others. If you are into reading about the true hero’s in this world, this is a book for you.