The Code (Paperback)

The 5 Secrets of Teen Success

By Mawi Asgedom

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 9780316736893, 160pp.

Publication Date: September 3, 2003

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Overcoming a childhood beset by civil war in East Africa and living on welfare in Chicago, the author grew up to attend Harvard on scholarship. Asgedom shares his experiences, insights, and five proven secrets that will help teens succeed in high school and beyond.

About the Author

Mawi graduated from Harvard University and delivered the commencement address at his graduation in 1999. Now 25 years old, he is a successful inspirational speaker for students, community groups, and businesses.