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Review: One Year Off: Leaving It All Behind for a Round-the-World Journey with Our Children

User Review  - Jayanthi Venkataramani - Goodreads

It starts off really well and incredible that someone actually did this. However I lost interest through the mid of the book only because it becomes more and more a personal tale and I did not find ... Read full review

Review: One Year Off: Leaving It All Behind for a Round-the-World Journey with Our Children

User Review  - Laura - Goodreads

I wanted to love this more than I did! Read full review

Review: One Year Off: Leaving It All Behind for a Round-the-World Journey with Our Children

User Review  - Robert Lange - Goodreads

In the prologue, the author describes his motivations for wanting to take this journey and the phrase he uses that resonates with me was "spiritual uneasiness." But the book mostly describes the ... Read full review

Review: One Year Off: Leaving It All Behind for a Round-the-World Journey with Our Children

User Review  - Timothy Darling - Goodreads

Fun read. I recommend One Year Off: Leaving It All Behind for a Round-the-World Journey with Our Childrenfor anyone who dreams of breaking out of the run of the mill life. The Cohen family's decision ... Read full review

Review: One Year Off: Leaving It All Behind for a Round-the-World Journey with Our Children

User Review  - Marisa - Goodreads

This family sells everything they own, including their business to "Take a Year Off" and travel the world with their 3 kids. My husband and I have played with the idea before and it was fun to read about how things turned out for them. Read full review

Review: One Year Off: Leaving It All Behind for a Round-the-World Journey with Our Children

User Review  - Suz - Goodreads

Great book with interesting stories from a families travels around the world. I wish there were a few more details in some chapters and the end sort of fizzles out, but overall great. Makes me want to travel more. Read full review

Review: One Year Off: Leaving It All Behind for a Round-the-World Journey with Our Children

User Review  - Vasan - Goodreads

A good attempt to reinvent oneself & get a perspective of life. Not many have the will get out of the mundane, duty bound life to try the unknown. Read full review

Review: One Year Off: Leaving It All Behind for a Round-the-World Journey with Our Children

User Review  - Stephanie - Goodreads

This is written in quite a good quick and breezy style...but not too breezy. I do like the way Cohen pauses along the way to really talk about a certain place. But considering this trip I'm sure the ... Read full review

Review: One Year Off: Leaving It All Behind for a Round-the-World Journey with Our Children

User Review  - Heidi Maricle - Goodreads

This book was engaging, funny, and enlightening. Its the story of a family who travel the world for a year; visiting places like South Africa, Turkey, Australia, and many more. They brought with them ... Read full review

Review: One Year Off: Leaving It All Behind for a Round-the-World Journey with Our Children

User Review  - Leslie - Goodreads

I forgot I had read this book this summer. I love travel books and live through them often. I admire what this family did and it goes to show that you can't just travel fully and wildly in your early twenties. Read full review

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