Each Peace Corps Volunteer author’s country and years of service
are noted in the parentheses following his or her name.

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Never Gonna Cease My Wanderin’: Letters Between Friends
Ruth Kesselring Royal (Philippines 1961–63) and Beryl Brinkman (Afghanistan 1967–69)
Peace Corps Writers, 2012
Peace Corps letters/journals

Lessons from Afghanistan
David Fleishhacker (Afghanistan 1962–64)
DF Publications, 2002
Peace Corps memoir

Little Women of Baghlan: The Story Of A Nursing School For Girls In Afghanistan, The Peace Corps, And Life Before The Taliban
Susan L. Fox
Peace Corps Writers, 2013
Peace Corps memoir

Letters from Afghanistan
Eloise Hanner (Afghanistan 1971–73; Paraguay  1999–2000)
Branden Publishing Co., 2003
Peace Corps letters/journals

The Early Years of Peace Corps in Afghanistan: A Promising Time
Frances Hopkins Irwin (Afghanistan 1964–67) and Will A. Irwin
(Afghanistan 1966–67)
Peace Corps Writers, 2014
Peace Corps essay collection

A Land Without Time: A Peace Corps Volunteer in Afghanistan
John Sumser (Afghanistan 1977–78)
Chicago: Academy Chicago Publishers, 2006
Peace Corps memoir


Only Bees Die, Peace Corps Eastern Europe
Robert  Keller (Albania 2008–09)
CreateSpace, 2010
Peace Corps memoir

Follow My Dream: Letters from a Peace Corps Volunteer in Albania
William M. Trunk (Albania 2007–09)
CreateSpace, 2012
Peace Corps letters


InGear: Peace Corps & Beyond
Joel Robbins (Azerbaijan 2007–09)
Wayseeker, LLC (Kindle), 2011
Peace Corps essay collection