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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Americans Do Their Business Abroad: The Peace Corps Latrine Reader
Jake Fawson (Gabon 2000–04) and Steve McNutt (Gabon 2000–04)
Other Places Publishing, 2008
Peace Corps humor

At Home in the World: The Peace Corps Story
John Coyne (Ethiopia 1962–64), editor
Peace Corps, 1996
Peace Corps essay collection

Cooking in the Peace Corps: Authentic Local Dishes From Around the World
Compiled and edited by Jonathan Myers (Cape Verde 2008–10)
CreateSpace, 2012
Peace Corps cuisine

Even the Smallest Crab Has Teeth - 50 Years of Amazing Peace Corps Stories, Vol 4: Asia & the Pacific
Jane Albritton (India 1967-69), editor
Travelers’ Tales/Solas House
Peace Corps essay collection

From the Center of the Earth: Stories Out of the Peace Corps
Geraldine Kennedy (Liberia 1962-64), editor
Santa Monica, CA: Clover Park Press, 1994
Peace Corps story collection

The Funniest Job You’ll Ever Love: An Anthology of Peace Corps Humor
Beryl A Brinkman (Afghanistan 1967-69) and Jim Cloutier (Kenya 1965-67)
West Cascade RPCVs, 1990; 1991
Peace Corps humor

Gather the Fruit One by One - 50 Years of Amazing Peace Corps Stories, Vol. 2: The Americas
Pat and Bernie Alter (Paraguay 1970-72), editors
Travelers’ Tales/Solas House
Peace Corps essay collection

Going Up Country, Travel Essays by Peace Corps Writers
John Coyne (Ethiopia 1962-64), editor
Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1994
Peace Corps travel essay collection

Letters from the Peace Corps
Iris Luce, editor
Robert B. Luce, Inc., 1964, 1965, 1967
Peace Corps letters

A Life Inspired: Tales of Peace Corps Service
Peace Corps, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
Peace Corps essay collection

Living on the Edge: Fiction by Peace Corps Writers
John Coyne (Ethiopia 1962-64), editor
Curbstone Press, 1999
Peace Corps story collection

Making Peace with the World: Photographs of Peace Corps Volunteers
Richard Sitler (Jamaica 2000-02), photographer
Other Places Publishing, 2011
Peace Corps photography

One Hand Does Not Catch a Buffalo - 50 Years of Amazing Peace Corps Stories, Vol. 1: Africa
Aaron Barlow (Togo 1988-90), editor
Travelers’ Tales/Solas House
Peace Corps essay collection

Peace Corps: The Great Adventure
John Coyne (Ethiopia 1962-64), editor
Peace Corps, 1997, 1999, 2002
Peace Corps essay collection

A Small Key Opens Big Doors - 50 Years of Amazing Peace Corps Stories, Vol. 3: The Heart of Eurasia
Jay Chen (Kazakhstan 2005-08), editor
Travelers’ Tales/Solas House, 2011
Peace Corps essay collection

To Touch the World: The Peace Corps Experience
John Coyne (Ethiopia 1962-64), editor
Peace Corps, 1994, 1995
Peace Corps essay collection

Voices from the Peace Corps: Fifty Years of Kentucky Volunteers
Angene and Jack Wilson (Liberia 1962-64), editors
University Press of Kentucky
Peace Corps oral history