ADVANCE PRAISE FOR EVERYDAY HEROES
“With the humour, modesty, and kindness to be expected of Canadian servicemen and women, Everyday Heroes enlightens and informs. This broad-ranging collection provides a uniquely personal entrée into Canada’s enduring commitment to global security, from World War II to today.”
–Lieutenant-General (Retired) the Honourable Roméo Dallaire
“Everyday Heroes shares touching and personal stories of service and sacrifice, as told by the veterans themselves. A must-read if we are to live up to the words ‘lest we forget.’”
– Hon. Erin O’Toole, P.C., C.D., M.P., former minister of veterans affairs
What does it mean to serve?
Bestselling author Jody Mitic brings together veterans and active military personnel from across Canada to tell us, in their own words, what it means to answer the call of duty. Featuring stories of courageous rescues, bravery in the face of conflict, and camaraderie at home and overseas, Everyday Heroes is an authentic and stirring look inside the hearts and minds of the men and women in the Canadian Armed Forces. These stories will make you proud to be a Canadian.