Two 8’s, Two 3’s, Nothing Wild

Winning the Game of Life

by Fred Stephenson



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 11/27/2006

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 328
ISBN : 9781425969981

About the Book

Two 8’s, Two 3’s, Nothing Wild is the inspiring, entertaining, true story about how one middle-class American man lived ten distinctive lives and the most important lessons each one taught him. Written in the anecdotal storytelling style that won Dr. Stephenson wide acclaim as an outstanding college teacher, Two 8’s is loaded with surprises, honesty, challenges, adventure, humor, insightfulness, and valuable advice that will keep you thinking and eagerly turning pages. If you have been looking for an uplifting book that will put a smile on your face, restore your faith in humanity, and help you find more happiness and success in life, you have found it.

About the Author

            Fred Stephenson is a 63-year-old recently retired university professor, teacher, Navy veteran, husband, father of 3, grandfather of 4, Christian, and proud American.  He has a Ph.D. in Business Administration, authored two previously published books, and is a respected advisor to CEO’s, an accomplished leader and manager, a coach, a former head baker, a sought after mentor, and a serious backpacker and adventurer.  As this book will verify, Fred is also a humorist, philosopher, and avid story teller.  While serving on the faculty of The University of Georgia, he received numerous awards for excellence in teaching including UGA’s highest teaching honor, which he was awarded twice.  In 2002 he was selected as Elon University’s Distinguished Alumnus of the Year.

            Fred and his wife Sharon live in Athens, Georgia, where they recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary.