Dirt poor as a child and growing up in Hot Coffee Mississippi and the Mississippi Delta, Robert Crosby shares his inspiring journey from Navy cook to Navy Nuclear Engineer aboard U.S. submarines. Growing up in one of America's poorest parts of the country, the Mississippi Delta, Robert dared to dream big using his formula - Attitude and Work Ethic (AWE). His book inspires young men and women to stay the course, embrace their background and envision how AWE can be used to achieve their dreams.
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About the Author
Robert Crosby is a Lieutenant Commander and Nuclear Submariner in the United States Navy. Inspiring underserved youth and showing how the Navy can not only fight and win wars, but also can change lives, was the premise behind this book. Recalling his own experiences, Robert created B.O.O.S.T., Broadened Opportunity for Outstanding Student Selection and Tracking, a nonprofit organization that selects, tracks, and mentors youth in underserved areas to BOOST their possibilities by providing academic, leadership and character enrichment programs to ensure they too have the opportunity to reach their maximum potential. All proceeds of this book will be used to support BOOST, a 501(c)3 organization.
For additional information, please email BOOST at email@example.com or go to www.boostachild.com.
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