On April 18, Sam Bracken, author of My Orange Duffel Bag and My Roadmap, spoke at Brigham Young University’s Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology at its Spring Founders conference. Bracken’s book, which was released in June of 2012 from Harmony, an imprint of Crown Publishers, has been selected as common reading at Louisburg College.
Initially self-published in 2010, the book won the 2011 Outstanding Book of the Year for Young Adult’s/Children from the American Society of Journalists and Authors. It was the first time a self-published book had won the award in the organization’s 60-year history.
Sam Bracken is the general manager of FranklinCovey Media Publishing and spokesperson for the My Orange Duffel Bag Foundation.
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