Saving the Light at Chartres, Reading Love, Prepping for College Admissions

June 10, 2020
Hosted by Cynthia Brian

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Wednesdays with Writers continue with author Victor Pollak and his book, Saving the Light at Chartres: How the Great Cathedral and its Stained-Glass Treasures Were Rescued during World War II . The book describes the rescue of the cathedral’s famous stained-glass windows as the war began and the career of Welborn B. Griffith, Jr.,who is credited with having saved the cathedral in August 1944 a few hours before his death. A mission of Be the Star You Are!® charity is to increase literacy and encourage the love of books. What a perfect time to start a family book club and involve the kids in a pastime that will benefit them forever. Cynthia Brian provides a few tips on how to make reading fun and reads the chapter, The Gift of Reading from Be the Star You Are! for Teens. With the impact of Covid-19, young people are confused on how the admission process will be. Counselors are confused, there are online testing glitches, and it’s challenging to plan. Stay optimistic and informed.

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Cynthia Brian

Cynthia Brian

Cynthia Brian, New York Times best selling co-author of Chicken Soup for the Gardener’s Soul, author of Be the Star You Are!, Be the Star You Are! for TEENS, The Business of Show Business, and Miracle Moment, is a syndicated columnist, internationally acclaimed lecturer, and life coach dubbed “the Oprah of the Airwaves” for her insightful interviewing skills.

Cynthia is a passion, purpose, possibility expert with years of media experience. Because of her devotion to increasing literacy and positive messages, Cynthia founded and is Executive Director of the 501(c)(3) charity, BE THE STAR YOU ARE! whose mission is to empower women, families and youth at risk through tools for living.

Ms. Brian also produces the teen radio program, Express Yourself!(tm) for Voice America Kids heard on Tuesdays at NOON PT. For more information, visit www.CynthiaBrian.com .

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