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Sue Sadow (Sierra Leone 1961-63)

  • Into Africa with the Peace Corps . . . Sierra Leone in the ’60s, Denver, CO: Beaumont Books, 1986

Dorothy Sales (Ukraine 1995–97)

  • Peace Corps: The Great Adventure, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1997, 1999

Katharyn W. Saltonstall (Nigeria, staff spouse 1963-65)

  • Small Bridges to One World: Perspectives of a Staff Wife, Nigeria, 1963-65, Peter E. Randall, 1986

Stephanie Saltzman (Uganda, Kenya 1998–2000)

  • A Life Inspired: Tales of Peace Corps Service, contributor, DC: Peace Corps/USGPO, 2006

Floyd R. Sandford (Nigeria 1964–66)

  • African Odyssey: The Adventurous Journeys of a Peace Corps Volunteer in Africa, iUniverse, 2007

Jason Sanford (Thailand 1994–96)
JasonSanford.com
storySouth.com
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  • The Best Halloween Party Games and Activities, researched and ghostwrote for author, Meadowbrook Press, 1998.
  • The Best Christmas Party Games and Activities, researched and ghostwrote for author, Meadowbrook Press, 1998.
  • Newfangled Fairy Tales, Book #2, contributor, Meadowbrook Press, 1998 (Buy this book)
  • Girls to the Rescue, Book #4, contributor, Meadowbrook Press, 1998
  • The Best Bridal Shower Party Games, Book #2 --researched and wrote under pseudonym of Courtney Cooke, 1999
  • The Best Baby Shower Party Games, Book #2, researched and wrote under pseudonym of Courtney Cooke, Meadowbrook Press, 1999
  • Free Stuff for Kids, 1999, editor and writer, Meadowbrook Press, 1999
  • 2005 Novel & Short Story Writer’s Market, contributor, Writers Digest Books, 2004 (Buy this book)

Steven Boyd Saum (Ukraine 1994–96)

  • Each a Mighty Voice: A Century of Speeches from The Commonwealth Club of California, (editor) Berkeley: Heyday Books, 2004 (Buy this book)

Richard E. Saunier (Chile 1967–69)

  • The Bottoms Up of International Development, with Richard Meganck (Colombia 1967–69), Infinity Publishing Company, 2002 (Buy this book)

Thomas J. Scanlon (Chile 1961-63)

  • Letters from the Peace Corps (contributor), Washington: Robert B. Luce, Inc., 1964
  • Waiting for the Snow: The Peace Corps Papers of a Charter Volunteer, Chevy Chase, MD: Posterity Press, 1997
  • Peace Corps: The Great Adventure, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1997, 1999

Carole Lexa Schaefer (Micronesia 1967–69)
CLSchaefer.com

  • In the Children’s Garden, Lynn Pauley (Illustrator), Henry Holth & Co, 1994 (Buy this book)
  • Under the Midsummer Sky, Pat Geddes (Illustrator), Putnam, 1994 (Buy this book)
  • The Squiggle, Pierr Morgan (Illustrator), Knopf Books for Young Readers, 1996 (Buy this book)
  • Sometimes Moon, Pierr Morgan (Illustrator), Knopf Books for Young Readers, 1999 (Buy this book)
  • Snow Pumpkin, Pierr Morgan (Illustrator), Crown Books for Young Readers, 2000 (Buy this book)
  • The Copper Tin Cup, Stan Fellows (Illustrator), Candlewick Press, 2000 (Buy this book)
  • Down in the Woods at Sleepytime, Vanessa Cabban (Illustrator), Candlewick Press, 2000; 2004 (Buy this book); Quand la forêt s’endort . . ., Vanessa Cabban (Illustrator), Gründ, 2000 (Buy this book); Wenn es Abend wird im Wald, Vanessa Cabban (Illustrator), Ars Edition, 2001 (Buy this book)
  • Two Scarlet Songbirds: A Story of Anton Dvorak, Elizabeth Rosen (Illustrator), Knopf Books for Young Readers, 2001 (Buy this book)
  • Beep! Beep! It’s Beeper!, Candlewick Press, 2001 (Buy this book)
  • The Little French Whistle, Emilie Chollat (Illustrator), Knopf Books for Young Readers, 2002 (Buy this book)
  • Beeper’s Friends, Julie Lacome (Illustrator), Candlewick Press, 2002 (Buy this book)
  • Cuando El Bosque Se Duerme, Beascoa, 2003 (Buy this book)
  • Someone Says, Pierr Morgan (Illustrator), Viking, 2003; paperback: Puffin, 2005 (Buy this book)
  • One Wheel Wobbles: A Homespun Counting Book, Pierr Morgan (Illustrator), Candlewick Press, 2003 (Buy this book)
  • Full Moon Barnyard Dance, Christine Davenier (Illustrator), Candlewick Press, 2003 (Buy this book)
  • The Biggest Soap, Stacey Dressen-McQueen (Illustrator), Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2004 (Buy this book)
  • Cool Time Song, (Pierr Morgan, illustrator), Viking 2004 (Buy this book)
  • The Bora-Bora Dress, (Catherine Stock, illustrator) Candlewick, 2005 (Buy this book)
  • Dragon Dancing (Pierr Morgan, illustrator), Viking, 2007 (Buy this book)

Karen Schaefer (Tanzania 1996–98)

  • A Life Inspired: Tales of Peace Corps Service, contributor, DC: Peace Corps/USGPO, 2006

John C. Schafer (Ethiopia 1963–65)

  • We Promise One Another: Poems from an Asian War (compiled with Don Luce and Jacquelyn Chagnon), Washington, Indochina Mobile Education Project, 1971 (Buy this book)
  • Strategies for Academic Writing : A Guide for College Students (co-author with Irvin Y. Hashimoto, Barry M. Kroll, Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, 1982.
  • Vietnamese Perspectives on the Vietnam War, New Haven, CT : Yale University Southeast Asia Studies, 1997 (Buy this book)
  • Võ Phiê'n and the Sadness of Exile, Southeast Asia Publications, 2006 (Buy this book) REVIEW

Nancy Scheper-Hughes (Brazil 1964-66)

  • Saints, Scholars & Schizophrenics, Berkeley: University of California Press, 1979, 1983 (paperback)
  • Child Survival: Anthropological Perspectives on the Treatment and Maltreatment of Children. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Kluwer Publishing, 1987.
  • Psychiatry Inside Out: Selected Writings of Franco Basaglia, with Anne M. Lovell, NY: Columbia University Press, 1987 (Co-editor)
  • Death Without Weeping: The Violence of Everyday Life in Brazil, Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1992 (Buy this book)
    *RPCV Writers & Readers’ Paul Cowan Non-Fiction Award, 1992
  • Small Wars: The Cultural Politics of Childhood, editor with Carolyn Sargent, Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1998; 2000 (Buy this book)
  • Violence in War and Peace: An Anthology, edited with Philippe Bourgois, Blackwell Pub., 2003 (Buy this book)

Vincenette Scheppler (Nigeria 1961–63)

  • The Adoption Dilemma: A Handbook for Adoptive Parents, Arvin Publications, 1975

Adrienne Benson Scherger (Nepal 1992–94)

  • A Life Inspired: Tales of Peace Corps Service, contributor, DC: Peace Corps/USGPO, 2006

Michael Schmicker (Thailand 1969–72)

Monique Maria Schmidt (Benin 1998–2000)
Interview
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  • Last Moon Dancing: A Memoir of Love and Real Life in Africa, Clover Park Press, 2005 (Buy this book)

LaDena Schnapper (Ethiopia 1963-66)

Mel Schnapper (Nigeria 1965–67)

  • Value-Based Metrics for Improving Results: An Enterprise Project Management Toolkit, with Steven Rollins, J. Ross Publishing. 2006 (Buy this book)

David W. Schodt (Ecuador 1969–72)

  • Ecuador: An Andean Enigma. Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press, Inc., 1987
  • The Administration of Justice in Ecuador, (with Laura Chinchilla)Colleccion Monografias 5. San Jose, Costa Rica: Florida International University, Center for the Administration of Justice. 1993.

Raymond G. Schuerman (Colombia 1972-76)

  • Use Your Foreign Language, Massapequa Park, NY: Bilingual Communication Service, 1971

John Frederick Schultz (Nigeria 1965–67)

  • Nigeria in Pictures, Sterling Pub Co., 1975, 1988

Renate A. Schulz (Nigeria 1963-65)

  • Lesen, Lachen, Lernen: A Basic Reader, Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1978, 1982
  • Options for Undergraduate Foreign Language Programs: Four-year and Two-year Colleges, NY: Modern Language Association of America, 1979
  • Intensive Foreign Language Courses with David P. Benseler, Arlington, Va. : Center for Applied Linguistics, 1979
  • Alles Gute! : basic German for communication by Jeanine Briggs, John E. Crean, Jr. ; consulting editor, Renate A. Schulz, Random House, 1982
  • Aktuelle Themen: An Intermediate Reader for Expanding Skills and Perspectives, with Richard C. Helt, David J. Woloshin; Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1987
  • Interpreting Teacher Practic: Two Continuing Stories,NY: Teachers College Press, 1997

Gary Schulze (Sierra Leone 1961–63)

  • Peace Corps: The Great Adventure, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1997, 1999

Howard Schuman (Thailand 1968-70, Malaysia 1973)

  • Making It Abroad: The International Job Hunting Guide, NY: John Wiley & Sons, 1988
  • A Human Resources Toolkit for Financial Institutions in Developing Markets, World Bank, 2003

Peter Schwab (Liberia 1962-64)

  • Biafra, NY: Facts on File, 1971 (Editor)
  • Greece Under The Junta, with George Frangos, NY: Facts on File, 1970; 1973 (Co-author)
  • Ethiopia & Haile Selassie, NY: Facts on File, 1972 (Editor)
  • Decision-Making in Ethiopia: A Study of The Political Process, Rutherford, NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1972
  • John F. Kennedy, with J. Lee Shneidman, NY: Twayne, 1974 (Co-author)
  • Is America Necessary?, with Henry Etzkowitz, St. Paul, MN: West Publishing, 1976 (Co-author)
  • Haile Selassie: Ethiopia’s Lion of Judah, Chicago: Nelson-Hall, 1979
  • Human Rights: Cultural and Ideological Perspectives, with Adamintia Pollis, NY: Praeger, 1979; 1980 (Co-author)
  • Towards a Human Rights Framework, with Adamintia Pollis, NY: Praeger, 1982 (Co-author)
  • Ethiopia: Politics, Economics and Society, NY: St. Martin’s Press, 1992

Ronald A. Schwarz (Colombia 1961–63)

  • Spirits, Shamans and Stars: Perspectives from South America, edited with David Browman, The Hague: Mouton Publishers, 1979
  • Peasants, Primitives and Proletariats, contributor and edited with David Browman, The Hague: Mouton Publishers, 1979
  • The Fabrics of Culture, contributor and editor with Justin Cordwell, The Hague, Mouton Publishers. Cordwell and Schwarz, Editors.

Brian E. Schwimmer (Ghana 1964-66)

  • Anthropology and the Peace Corps: Case Studies in Career Preparation, with D. Michael Warren, Ames, IA: Iowa State University Press, 1992 (Co-author)

Barbara J. Scot (Nepal 1990–92)

P. David Searles (PC Director Philippines 1971-74, PC/W 1974-76 )
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  • A College for Appalachia: Alice Lloyd on Caney Creek, KY: University Press of Kentucky, 1995
  • The Peace Corps Experience: Challenge and Change, 1969-1976 (Buy this book), KY: University Press of Kentucky, 1997

Jennifer B-C Seaver (Iran 1966–68)

Thomas Sebastian (Malaysia 1972–73)

  • Miracle at Monaco: The Legend of Chapeau Noir, Xlibris, 2003 (Published under the name S. Thomas)   (Buy this book)

David S. Seeley (staff: Nigeria 1961–62)

  • Education through Partnership: Mediating Structures and Education, AEI Press; 1981, 1985

JoAnn Seibert (Czech Republic 1992–94)

  • At Home in the World: The Peace Corps Story, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1996

Thomas H. Seiler (Nigeria 1961–63)

  • The Study of Chivalry: Resources and Approaches, edited with Howell Chickering, Western Michigan Univ; 1989 (Buy this book)

Michael Barnes Selvin (Ghana 1966–68)
www.telemachia.com

  • The Telemachia: A History by Antimenes of Argos, Lulu.com 2006 (Buy this book)

William Seraile (Ethiopia 1963-65)

  • Voices of Dissent: Theophilus Gould Steward (1843-1924) and Black America, Brooklyn, NY: Carlson Publishing, 1992
  • Fire in His Heart: Bishop Benjamin Tucker Tanner and the A.M.E. Church, University of Tennessee Press, 1998 (Buy this book)
  • New York’s Black Regiments During the Civil War, Routledge, 2001
  • Bruce Grit: The Black Nationalist Writings of John Edward Bruce, The University of Tennessee Press, 2003

Carol Severance (Micronesia 1966–68)

  • Demon Drums, NY: Del Rey/Ballantine, 1992
  • Reefsong, NY: Del Rey/Ballantine, 1991
  • Storm Caller, NY: Del Rey/Ballantine, 1993
  • Sorcerous Sea, NY: Del Rey/Ballantine, 1993
  • To Touch the World: The Peace Corps Experience, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, DC, 1994, 1995

Jack Seybold (Brazil 1966–67)
RisingGlobalWarming.com

  • The Rising: Journeys in the Wake of Global Warming, with Tom Pollack, AuthorHouse, 2004 (Buy this book) REVIEW

Bob Shacochis (Eastern Caribbean 1975–76)

  • Easy in the Islands, NY: Crown, 1985; NY: Penguin, 1986 (American Book Award, 1985)
  • The Next New World, NY: Crown, 1989 (Prix de Rome 1989)
  • From the Center of the Earth: Stories Out of the Peace Corps, contributor, Santa Monica, CA: Clover Park Press, 1991 (Buy this book)
  • Swimming in the Volcano, NY: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1993; Grove/Atlantic, Inc 2004 (Buy this book)
    * Winner of the RPCV Writers & Readers’ Maria Thomas Fiction Award, 1994
  • Domesticity: A Gastronomic Interpretation Of Love, Scribner’s, 1994
  • Going Up Country, Travel Essays by Peace Corps Writers (Buy this book), Scribner’s, 1994 (Contributor)
  • To Touch the World: The Peace Corps Experience, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, DC, 1994, 1995
  • The Immaculate Invasion, Viking Press, 1999 (Buy this book); paperback - Penguin, 2000 (Buy this book) REVIEW
  • Living on the Edge: Fiction by Peace Corps Writers, contributor, Curbstone Press, 1999 (Buy this book)

Steve M. Shaffer (Philippines 1978)

  • One Grain of Sand: A Peace Corps/Philippine Experience, Orlando, FL: Gasat, 1988

Donna Shalala (Iran 1962-64)

  • Neighborhood Governance, NY: National Project on Ethnic America, no date
  • The City and the Constitution, NY: National Municipal League, no date
  • Readings on American Politics and Education, NY: MSS Information Corporation, 1973
  • The Decentralization Option, with Astrid Merget, Lexington, MA: D.C. Heath & Co., 1974
  • Peace Corps: The Great Adventure, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1997, 1999

John Shannon (Malawi 1968–70)

  • The Orphan, Saturday Review Press, 1972.
  • Courage — Malawi, no publisher, 1975
  • Broken Codes, Pluto Press. London, 1986
  • The Taking of the Waters, Culver City, CA : John Brown Books, 1994
  • The Concrete River, Salem, Or. : John Brown Books, 1996; NY: Berkley Publishing Group, 1998
  • The Cracked Earth, Berkley: Prime Crime, 1999 (Buy this book)
  • The Poison Sky, Berkley: Prime Crime, 2000 (Buy this book)
  • The Orange Curtain: A Jack Liffey Mystery, Caroll & Graf, 2001 (Buy this book)
  • Streets on Fire, Carroll & Graf, 2002 (Buy this book)

Betsi Shays (Fiji 1968–70)

  • Voices From the Field: Reading and Writing About the World, Ourselves and Others, editor, Washington: Peace Corps, 2002 (to download a PDF copy)
    PEACE CORPS WRITERS Best Children’s Writing Award winner, 2003

Christina Shea (Hungary 1990–92)

  • Frommer’s Budapest and the Best of Hungary by Joseph S. Lieber and Christina Shea (Hungary 1990–92) Mcmillan Travel, 2nd Edition, 1998 (Buy this book)

Ellen R. Sheeley (Western Samoa 1983–85)

  • Reclaiming Honor in Jordan: A National Public Opinion Survey on "Honor" Killings," Black Iris Publishing, 2007 (Buy this book)

John Sheffy (Togo 2002–04)

  • A Life Inspired: Tales of Peace Corps Service, contributor, DC: Peace Corps/USGPO, 2006

Susan Shepler (Sierra Leone 1987–89)

  • Conflict Resolution and Peace Education in Africa (contributor), edited by E. Uwazie. Lanham, MD, Lexington Books, 2003.
  • Youthscapes: The Popular, The National, The Global (contributor), edited by S. Maira and E. Soep. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2004

Wade C. Sherbrooke (Peru 1966-1968)

  • Introduction to Horned Lizards of North America, Berkeley: University of California Press, 2003 (Buy this book)

John Sherman (Nigeria 1966–67, Malawi 1967–68; staff: PC/W 1970–71, 1975–77; Ghana 1971–73)

  • It Give You Something To Think About, no publisher, 1977
  • America Is A Negro Child: Race Poems, Mesa Verde Press, 1981
  • Santa Fe: A Pictorial History, Donning, 1983; 1996 (2nd edition)
  • Taos: A Pictoral History, Gannon,1990
  • Marjory Main: Rural Documentary Poetry, Mesa Verde Press, 1999
  • War Stories: A Memoir of Nigeria and Biafra, Indianapolis: Mesa Verde Press, 2002 (To buy this book, write john@mesaverdepress.com)   Review
  • New Faces at the Crossroads: The World in Central Indiana, Indiana University Press, 2007 (Buy this book)

Richard Sherman (Ethiopia 1968-70)
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  • Eritrea: The Unfinished Revolution, NY, NY: Praeger, 1980

R. Sargent Shriver (Peace Corps Director 1961-66)

  • Point of the Lance, Harper & Row, 1964
  • To Touch the World: The Peace Corps Experience, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, DC, 1994, 1995

William Shurtleff (Nigeria 1963–66)

  • A Peace Corps Year with Nigerians, Frankfurt, Germany: Diesterweg, 1966 (To order, write the author at PO Box 234, Lafayette CA 94549-0234
  • The Book of Tofu, 1975; revised edition: Ballatine Books, 1992 (Buy this book)
  • The Book of Miso Autumn Press Vol I 1976 Vol II 1977
  • The Book of Kudzu Autumn Press 1977.
  • The Book of Tempeh NY: Harper & Row 1979.

Lawrence Brane Siddall (Poland 1997–99)

Richard V. Sidy (Cote d’Ivoire 1969-71)

  • World Diplomacy, Sedona, AZ: SNS Press, 1992
  • Rebellion With Purpose: A Young Adult’s Guide To The Improvement Of Self And Society, Sedona, AZ: SNS Press, 1993

Mary Beth Simmons (Cameroon 1989–91)

  • At Home in the World: The Peace Corps Story, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1996

April Simun (Moldova 2003–05)

  • A Life Inspired: Tales of Peace Corps Service, contributor, DC: Peace Corps/USGPO, 2006

E. Singano (Malawi)

  • Tales of Old Malawi, with A.A. Roscoe, Limbe, Malawi: Popular Publications, 1974 (Co-author)

Ron Singer (Nigeria 1964–67)

  • A Voice for My Grandmother, Ten Penny Players/ Bardpress, 2006 (Buy from publisher)

Richard Sitler (Jamaica 2000–02)

  • Americans Do Their Business Abroad: Stories by People Who Should Have Known Better, But Are Glad They Didn’t, (contributor), Lulu, 2007 (Buy at Lulu)

James W. Skelton, Jr. (Ethiopia 1970-72)

  • Volunteering In Ethiopia: A Peace Corps Odyssey, Denver, CO: Beaumont Books, 1991

Betty Ansin Smallwood (Fiji 1969-72)

  • Speak English! with Mary Ann Corley, NTC Publishing Group, 1981, 1985 (Co-author)
  • The Literature Connection: A Read-Aloud Guide for Multicultural Classrooms, Addison-Wesley, 1991

Charlie Smith (Micronesia 1968-70)

  • Canaan, NY: Simon & Schuster, 1984
  • Red Roads, NY: Dutton, 1987
  • Shine Hawk: A Novel, NY: Paris Review Editions/Simon & Schuster, 1988; Univ. of GA Press, 1998 (Buy this book)
  • The Lives of the Dead, NY: Linden Press/Simon & Schuster, 1990
  • Indistinguishable from the Darkness, NY: W.W. Norton & Sons, 1990
  • Crystal River: Three Novellas, NY: Linden Press/Simon & Schuster, 1991
  • The Palms: Poems, NY: Norton, 1993
  • Chimney Rock: A Novel, NY: Henry Holt, 1993; Owl, 1997 (Buy this book)
  • Before and After: Poems, NY: W.W. Norton & Sons, 1995 (Buy this book)
  • Throw Me Somethin’ Mistuh!, contributor, Juliahouse Publishing Co. 1995 (Buy this book)
  • Cheap Ticket to Heaven: A Novel, Henry Holt, 1996 (Buy this book)
  • Open City: The Only City He Ever Left #6, contrinutor, Open City Books, 1998 (Buy this book)
  • Herion: And Other Poems, NY: W.W. Norton & Sons, 2000 (Buy this book)
  • New York, with photographer Mark Crosby, Universe Pub., 2000 (Buy this book)

Daniel Jordan Smith (Sierra Leone 1984–87)
Interview

  • A Culture of Corruption: Everyday Deception and Popular Discontent in Nigeria, Princeton University Press, 2006 (Buy this book) REVIEW

Ed Smith (Ghana 1962-64)

  • Where to, Black Man, Chicago: Quadrangle, 1967
  • Black Students in Interracial Schools, Garrett Park, MD: Garrett Park Press, 1980
  • Resources for Affirmative Action, Co-Editor with Joan Cannon, Garrett Park, MD: Garrett Park Press, 1982

Ed H. Smith (India 1966–68)

  • Almost Too Late, Almost Too Late
    By Ed H. Smith (India 1966-68)
    Cajakes Publishing, 2002

Gardner D. Smith (Micronesia 1995–97)

  • Peace Corps: The Great Adventure, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1997, 1999

Lola Smith (staff spouse Ecuador 1962-64, Dominican Republic 1964-66)

  • The Scarlet Spinster, written under the pseudonym Cleo Chadwick, Zebra/Kensington, 1988, 1992
  • A Midsummer Night’s Kiss, written under the pseudonym Cleo Chadwick, Zebra/Kensington, 1991. A Romantic Times award winner for 1991.
  • A Lakeside Season, written under the pseudonym Cleo Chadwick, Zebra/Kensington, 1995

Mary-Ann Tirone Smith (Cameroon 1965-67)
TironeSmith.com

  • The Book of Phoebe (Buy this book), NY: Doubleday, 1985; NY: Dell, 1986; reissue, iUniverse.com, 2000 (Buy this book)
  • Lament for a Silver-Eyed Woman (Buy this book), NY: Morrow, 1987; NY: Literary Guild, 1988
  • The Port of Missing Men, NY: Morrow, 1989; NY: Fawcett, 1990
  • From the Center of the Earth: Stories Out of the Peace Corps, contributor, Santa Monica, CA: Clover Park Press, 1991 (Buy this book)
  • Going Up Country, Travel Essays by Peace Corps Writers (Buy this book), Scribner’s, 1994 (Contributor)
  • Masters of Illusion, NY: Warner, 1994
  • An American Killing (Buy this book), Henry Holt and Company, 1998
  • Love Her Madly, Henry Holt & Co., 2002 (Buy this book REVIEW
  • She’s Not There, Henry Holt & Co., 2003 (Buy this book REVIEW
  • She Smiled Sweetly, Henry Holt & Co., 2004 (Buy this book REVIEW
  • Girls of Tender Age, Free Press, 2005 (Buy this book REVIEW
  • Dirty Words: A Literary Encyclopedia of Sex, (contributor) edited by Ellen Sussman, Bloomsbury USA 2008 (Buy this book)
  • Dirty Water: A Red Sox Mystery, Hall of Fame Press 2008 (Buy this book) Review

Richard Smith (Mongolia 1995–96)

  • Place of Passage: Contemporary Catholic Poetry, contributor, Ashland, OR: Story Line Press, 1999 (Buy this book)

Steve C. Smith (Solomon Islands 1979-80)

  • The Federated States of Micronesia: An Emerging Nation - An Overview For Peace Corps Volunteers, Columbia, MD: Development Through Self-Reliance, 1986
  • The Republic of the Marshall Islands: An Emerging Nation Columbia, MD: Development Through Self-Reliance, 1986
  • Life as a PCV in the Federated States of Micronesia, with Carol Coleman, Columbia, MD: Development Through Self-Reliance, 1986 (Co-author)
  • Life as a PCV in the Republic of the Marshall Islands, with Carol Coleman, Columbia, MD: Development Through Self-Reliance, 1986
  • Giving and Gaining: The Peace Corps in the Republic of Marshall Islands, Columbia, MD: Development Through Self-Reliance, 1991

William Smock (Nigeria 1966–68)

  • The Bauhaus Ideal Then and Now: An Illustrated Guide to Modern Design, Chicago, Academy Chicago Press, 2004 (Buy this book)

S. A. Snyder (trainee – Senegal 1990)

  • Scenic Driving Montana (Buy this book), Helena, MT: Falcon Press, 1995
  • Peace Corps: The Great Adventure, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1997, 1999

Neal Sobania (Ethiopia 1968–72)

  • Being Maasai: Ethnicity and Identity in East Africa contributor, (London/Athens, OH: James Currey, Ohio University Press, 1993
  • Ethiopia: Traditions of Creativity, contributor, edited by Raymond A. Silverman, U of WA Press, 1999
  • Culture and Customs of Kenya, Greenwood Publishing Group, 2003 (Buy this book)

Paul Stephen Soderberg (Afghanistan 1972–4)

Robin Solomon (Kazakhstan 2001–03)

  • A Life Inspired: Tales of Peace Corps Service, contributor, DC: Peace Corps/USGPO, 2006

Paul Spencer Sochaczewski [formerly Wachtel] (Borneo 1969-71)
Sochaczewski.com

  • Soul of the Tiger: Searchings for Nature’s Answers in Exotic Southeast Asia, Co-author with Jeffrey A. McNeely, NY: Doubleday, 1988; NY: Paragon House, 1990; Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1995
  • Eco-bluff Your Way to Greenism: The Guide to Instant Environmental Credibility, Co-author with Jeffrey A. McNeely, Chicago: Bonus Books, 1991
  • Redheads, Melbourne, Austrailia: Sidharta Publishers, 2000 (Buy this book) REVIEW

Robert Soderstrom (Papau New Guinea 1996)

  • Voices From the Field: Reading and Writing About the World, Ourselves and Others, contributor, Washington: Peace Corps, 2002 (to download a PDF copy)

Andrew J. Sofranko (Nigeria 1963–65)

  • Unbalanced Modernization and Domestic Instability: A Comparative Analysis, with Robert C. Bealer, Beverly Hills, Calif.: Sage Publications 1972
  • Improving Agricultural Extension: A Reference Manual, editor with Burton E. Swanson, Robert P. Bentz, Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 1997.

Tom Spanbauer (Kenya 1969-71)

  • Faraway Places, NY: Putnam, 1988
  • The Man Who Fell in Love with the Moon, NY: Atlantic Monthly Press/Entrekin, 1991 (Pacific Northwest Booksellers Award for Best Fiction 1992) (Buy this book)
  • In the City of Shy Hunters, Grove Press, 2001, 2002 (Buy this book)
  • Now Is the Hour, Houghton Miffin, 2006 (Buy this book)

Marcy L. Spaulding (Mail 2000–02)
Interview

  • Dancing Trees and Crocodile Dreams: My Life in a West African Village — Journals from Two Years as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Mali, Poppy Lane Publishing, 2004 (Buy from Poppy Lane) Review

Louis J. Spaventa (Korea 1969–70, 73–75)

  • Towards the Creative Teaching of English, no publisher, no date.
  • Stranger in Town : A Play for Students of English, Pro Lingua Assoc, 1992 (Buy this book)
  • Writing to Learn: From Paragraph to Essay: An Intermediate Writing Textbook, with Marilyn L. Spaventa, NY: St. Martin’s Press, 1997.
  • Writing to Learn: From Paragraph to Essay, with Marilyn L. Spaventa, Boston: McGraw-Hill, 2000. (Buy this book)
  • Writing to Learn: The Essay, with Marilyn L. Spaventa, Boston: McGraw-Hill, 2000. (Buy this book)
  • Writing to Learn: The Paragraph, with Marilyn L. Spaventa, Boston: McGraw-Hill, 2000. (Buy this book)
  • Writing to Learn: The Sentence, with Marilyn L. Spaventa, Boston: McGraw-Hill, 2000. (Buy this book)

Eric T. Stafne (Senegal 1994–96)

Vito Alexander Stagliano (Mauritania 1966–67)

  • Energy and National Security in the 21st Century, contributor, edited by Patrick L. Clawson, National Defense University Press, 1995 (Buy this book)
  • A Shock to the System: Restructuring America’s Electricity Industry, contributor with Brennan, et al, Resources For The Future/ Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996 (Buy this book)
  • A Policy of Discontent: The Making of a National Energy Strategy, Publisher: PennWell, 2001 (Buy this book)

Philip Stahl (Barbados 1971–75)

  • The Atheist’s Handbook To Modern Materialism, edited by Dr. Richard L. Stahl, Chapel Hill NC: Professional Press, 2000

Eleanor Stanford (Cape Verde 1998–2000)

Kathleen A. Staudt (Philippines 1966-68)

  • Managing Development: State, Society and International Contexts, Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications, Inc., 1991

Allyn MacLean Stearman (Bolivia).

  • San Rafael: Camba Town (Life in a Lowland Bolivian Peasant Community) Gainesville, FL: University of Florida. Latin American Monographs, series 2, Vol 12.1973; 2nd ed. Prospect Heights, Ill: Waveland Press, 1995.
  • Camba and Kolla: Migration and Development in Santa Cruz, Bolivia Orlando : University of Central Florida Press, 1985
  • No Longer Nomads: The Sirionó Revisited Lanham, MD: Hamilton Press, 1987
  • Yuquí: Forest Nomads in a Changing World New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1989.

Laura Stedman (Swaziland 1994–96)

  • At Home in the World: The Peace Corps Story, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1996

Guy Stewart (Sierra Leone 1968–70)

  • Black Man’s Grave: Letters from Sierra Leone, with John Amman, Berkeley WV: Cold Run Books, 2007 (Buy this book) REVIEW

Phillips Stevens, Jr. (Nigeria 1963–65)

  • The Stone Images of Esie, Nigeria, Ibadan University Press, 1978.

George J. Stewart (Sri Lanka 1988–89, Thailand 1990–92)
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  • There Is the Egg, There Is the Seed, Then Life Gets Complicated: We Had a Great Time, All Things Considered, Arnolds Park, Iowa: Okoboji Pub., 1994.
  • We Three, Arnolds Park, Iowa : Okoboji Pub., 1994.
  • The Circle: Less Than One Hundred Pages to a New Look at Life, Arnolds Park, IA : Okoboji Pub., 1995.

Grif Stockley (Colombia 1965-67)

  • Expert Testimony, New York: Simon & Schuster, 1991
  • Probable Cause, New York: Simon & Schuster, 1992
  • Religious Conviction, New York: Simon & Schuster, 1992
  • Illegal Motion, New York: Simon & Schuster, 1995
  • Blind Judgement: A Gideon Page Novel, New York: HarperCollins, 1999 (Buy this book)
  • Blood in Their Eyes: The Elaine Race Massacres of 1919, University of Arkansas Press, 2001 (Buy this book)

Samuel N. Stokes (Cote d’Ivoire 1963-65)

  • Saving America’s Countryside: A Guide to Rural Conservation, with A. Elizabeth Wilson and Shelley S. Mastran, Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1989; 1997 (Buy this book)

Paul Stoller (Niger 1969-71 & Morocco 1972)

  • In Sorcery’s Shadow, with Cheryl Olkes, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1987 (Co-author)
  • Fusion of the Worlds, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1989

Gene Stone (Niger 1974–76)
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  • Little Girl Fly Away, Simon & Schuster, 1994 (Buy this book)
  • Dr. Fulford’s Touch of Life: The Healing Power of the Natural Life Force, and Robert C Fulford, Pocket Books, 1996 (Buy this book)
  • The Halo Effect: How Volunteering Can Lead to a More Fulfilling Life - And A Better Career, and John Reynolds, Golden Books Adult Publishing, 1998 (Buy this book)
  • Work Would Be Great If It Weren’t for the People: Ronna and Her Evil Twin’s Guide to Making Office Politics Work for You, and Ronna Lichtenberg, Hyperion Books, 1998 (Buy this book)
  • I’ve Been Rich, I’ve Been Poor, Rich is Better, [and Judy Resnick], Golden Books Pub. Co., 1999 (Buy this book)
  • Insurance Company Operations, LOMA, 2000 (Buy this book)
  • The Bush Survival Bible: 250 Ways to Make It Through the Next Four Years Without Misunderestimating the Dangers Ahead, and Other Subliminable Stategeries, Villard Books, 2004 (Buy this book) REVIEW
  • Duck!: The Dick Cheney Survival Bible, Villard Books, 2006 (Buy this book)
  • The Watch, Harry N. Abrams, 2006 (Buy this book)
  • The 12-Step Bush Recovery Program
    A Lifesaving Guide to Shaking Off the Horrors of the Last Eight Years, with Practical Advice on Relapse, Remission, and Recounts,
    Villard Books, 2008 (Buy this book)

Martha Stonequist (Ethiopia 1962–64)

  • Saratoga Springs: A Historical Portrait, Arcadia Publishing 2008 (Buy this book)

Craig Storti (Morocco 1970-72)

  • Incident at Bitter Creek: The Story of the Rock Springs Chinese Massacre, Ames, IA: Iowa State University Press, 1989
  • The Art of Crossing Cultures, Yarmouth, ME: Intercultural Press, 1989
  • A Few Minor Adjustments, DC: Peace Corps, 1992
  • Cross-Cultural Dialogues: 74 Brief Encounters with Cultural Differences, Yarmouth, ME: Intercultural Press, 1994
  • To Touch the World: The Peace Corps Experience, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, DC, 1994, 1995
  • On the Home Front: A Handbook for the Families of Volunteers, DC Peace Corps, 1995
  • The Art of Coming Home, Intercultural Press, 1997; 2001 (Buy this book)
  • Culture Matters: The Peace Corps Cross-Cultural Workshop, and Laurette Bennhold-Samaan (PC/ Washington 1994-2001) Peace Corps, 1997
  • Americans at Work: A Guide to the Can-Do People, Intercultural Press, 2004 (Buy this book)

Willard B. Stouffer (Nigeria 1961–63)

  • A Handbook for the Principles of American and Texas Government, with Francis M. Rich, Jr., Dubuque, Iowa : Kendall/Hunt Pub. Co., 1976
  • State and Local Politics: The Individual and the Governments, with Cynthia Opheim, Susan Bland Day, New York, NY : HarperCollins Publishers, 1991; 2nd edition, 1996.

Pamela Stovell (Ecuador 1981-85)

  • Guide to American Vineyards: A Guide to the Best Wineries for Touring and Tasting, Old Saybrook, CT: The Globe Pequot Press, 1992

Dana Strand (Turkey 1968–69)

  • Colette: A Study of the Short Fiction, Twayne Publishing, 1995 (Buy this book)
  • French Cultural Studies: Criticism at the Crossroads, editor with Marie-Pierre Le Hir, State University of New York Press, 2000 (Buy this book)

Gail Straub (Cote d’Ivoire 1972–73)

  • Empowerment: The Art of Creating Your Life As You Want It, with David Gershon, High Point Press, 1989 (Buy this book)
  • Rhythm of Compassion: Caring for Self, Connecting with Society, Charles E Tuttle Co, 2000. (Buy this book) REVIEW
  • Circle of Compassion: Meditations for Caring — For the Self and for the World, Charles E Tuttle Co, 2001 (Buy this book) REVIEW

Sarah Streed (Morocco 1984–86)

  • Leaving the House of Ghosts: Cambodian Refugees in the Midwest, McFarland & Company, 2002 (Buy this book)

Stephanie A. Stuve-Bodeen (Tanzania 1989-90)
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  • Elizabeti’s Doll (Children’s book) (Buy this book) Christy Hale, illustrator; Lee and Low Books, 1998; Spanish version: La Muñecha De Elizabeti, 2000.
  • We’ll Paint the Octopus Red (Children’s book) (Buy this book): Pam Devito, Illustrator. Woodbine House, 1998
  • Mama Elizabeti (Children’s book), Christy Hale, illustrator, Lee and Low Books, 2000 (Buy this book)
    * Winner of the 2001 award for Best Children’s Writing presented by Peace Corps Writers.
  • Elizabeti’s School, with Christy Hale illustrator, Lee & Low Books, 2002 (Buy this book)
  • Babu’s Song, illustrated by Aaron Boyd, Lee & Low Books, 2003 (Buy this book)
  • Memories of Sun: Stories of Africa and America, contributor, edited by Jane Kurtz, Amistad Press, 2003 (Buy this book)
  • The Best Worst Brother, Woodbine House, 2005 (Buy this book)
  • The Compound [published under name S. A. Bodeen], Feiwel and Friends, 2008 (Buy this book)

Jack Britton Sullivan (Guatemala 1993–96)

Mark T. Sullivan (Niger 1980–82)
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Robert S. Sullivan (Ethiopia 1968–70)

  • Service Operations Management, with James A. Fitzsimmons, New York : McGraw-Hill, 1982.
  • Mac QSB : Quantitative Systems for Business, with Yih-Long Chang, Mac version, Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice Hall, c1993

Melanie Sumner (Senegal 1988–90)

  • Polite Society, Boston: Houghton Mifflin/Lawrence, 1995 (Buy this book)
    *RPCV WRITERS & READERS’ Maria Thomas Fiction Award, 1995
  • Living on the Edge: Fiction by Peace Corps Writers, contributor, Curbstone Press, 1999 (Buy this book)
  • The School of Beauty and Charm, Washington Square Press, 2002 (Buy this book)

John Sumser (Afghanistan 1977–78)
www.SumserBooks.com

  • Morality and Social Order in Television Crime Drama, McFarland & Company, 1996 (Buy this book)
  • A Guide to Empirical Communication -- Rules for Looking, Sage Publications, 2000 (Buy this book)
  • A Land Without Time: A Peace Corps Volunteer in Afghanistan, Chicago: Academy Chicago Publishers, 2006 (Buy this book) REVIEW

Saulius Augustinas Suziedelis (Ethiopia 1967–69)

  • The Sword and the Cross: A History of the Church in Lithuania. Huntington, Indiana: OSV Press, 1988. (Buy this book)
  • Historical Dictionary of Lithuania. [European Historical Dictionaries No. 21]. Scarecrow Press: Lanham, MD and London, 1997 (Buy this book)

Virginia [Cone] Swain (Liberia 1964-66)
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  • A Mantle of Roses: A Woman’s Journey Home to Peace, Xlibris, 2004 (Buy this book)

Howard S. G. Swann (Nigeria 1961–63)

  • Prof. E. McSquared’s Fantastic Original & Highly Edifying Calculus Primer, with John Johnson, 1974; 1975;William Kaufmann, Inc. 1976, 1977; Janson Pub.1989; Dyer & Swann Publishing; 2002 (Buy this book)

Charles R. Swift (UN Volunteer Romania 1990–

  • Dar Days: The Early Years in Tanzania, with William Minter, University Press of America, 2002

Josh Swiller (Zambia 1994–96)
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David L. Szanton (Philippines 1962-63)

  • Estancia in Transition: Economic Growth in a Rural Lowland Community, Manila: Ateneo de Manila University Press, 1971

Margaret Szumowski (Zaire 1973–74, Ethiopia 1974–75)
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  • Ruby’s Café, contributor, Aiken, S.C.: Devil’s Millhopper Press, 1993.
  • I Want This World, Tupelo Press, 2001 REVIEW
    PEACE CORPS WRITERS Poetry Award winner, 2002
  • The Night of the Lunar Eclipse, Tupelo Press, 2005 (Buy this book) REVIEW
  • Deep Travel: Contemporary American Poets Abroad (contributor), Ninebark Press, 2007 (order this book)
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