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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Bread, Salt, & Plum Brandy: A True Story of Love and Adventure in a Foreign Land
Lisa Fisher Cazacu (Romania 2002–04)
Aventine Books, 2009
Peace Corps memoir

Ruminations from Romania: A Middle–Aged Peace Corps Volunteer’s Letters Home
Lee Knox (Romania )
Lulu, 2012
Peace Corps letters

King of the Gypsies: Stories
Lenore  Myka (Romania 1994-96 )
BkMk Press, 2015
Peace Corps short stories

We Wait for You: Unheard Voices from Post – Communist Romania
Annabell Townson (Romania 2001–03)
Hamilton Books, 2005
Peace Corps memoir


The Family Goryachevix
Murray Davis (Russia 1996–99)
Finer Images Printing
Peace Corps memoir

Beyond Siberia: Two Years in a Forgotten Place
Sharon Dirlam (Russian Far East 1996–98)
McSeas Books, 2004
Peace Corps memoir