The Courage of a Samurai: Seven Sword-Sharp Principles for Success


Beach Bound Books is hosting a blog tour for The Courage of a Samurai: Seven Sword-Sharp Principles for Success

The Courage of a Samurai Seven Sword Sharp Principals of Success

The Courage of a Samurai: Seven Sword-Sharp Principles for Success | Author: Lori Tsugawa Whaley|Publisher: Aviva Publishing | Publication Date: January 21, 2016 |Genre: Motivational | Number of Pages:264

Book Description:

The Courage of a Samurai is a Japanese American journey into bushido, the samurai code of ethics. Each chapter features a timeless message about Japanese and Japanese Americans who applied the principles of courage,integrity, benevolence, respect, honesty, honor, and loyalty to overcome life& challenges, and emerge stronger individuals.  The Courage of a Samurai provides the reader a look‘inside’ this ancient code through the lives of inspiring individuals.Why did Chiune Sugihara, aka the Japanese Schindler, save the lives of Polish and Lithuanian Jews during World War II against the orders of the Japanese and Lithuanian governments?

Understand the meaning of Honor in Saigo Takamori’s, aka The Last Samurai,determination to preserve the samurai’s way of life.  Learn why “Go for Broke!” was the motto of the famous World War II , and discover why this simple motto reflects the essence of the way of the warrior.

The Code of Bushido can guide us through the challenges we all face, and inspire us to live a life of honor, courage, and integrity in today’s fast-paced and changing world.

Sharpen your sword, and let the journey begin!


What others are saying…

Bushido might be a Japanese culture, but I now realize that many of its aspects have universal values and appeals. I recommend this book to anyone who seeks inspirations to be a better person who can think beyond his/her personal and cultural boundaries. – Amazon Review

Wonderful stories that relate basic life principles in a way anyone can enjoy and follow. – Amazon Review

A very special and thoughtfully written book, that is a must read for all who want to reflect on their lives and learn how to make it better……especially, knowing there are those who have gone before us, making sacrifices we may have forgotten or fail to recognize.- Amazon Review

About the Author:



Lori Tsugawa Whaley is an author, professional keynote speaker and life coach. Lori is a third generation Japanese-American baby boomer and a descendant of the samurai warrior; she is on a mission to empower others to reach their God-given leadership potential no matter their path, heritage, or circumstances. Lori and her husband John reside in a Japanese-style home in the Pacific Northwest.

Purchase The Courage of a Samurai: Seven Sword-Sharp Principles for Success HERE

Blog Tour Giveaway

One winner will receive a $25 Amazon gift card or $25 PayPal cash prize, winner’s choice.

Giveaway ends: November 25, 11:59 pm, 2016

Open to: Internationally.

How to enter: Please enter using the Rafflecopter widget below.

Terms and Conditions: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. A winner will be randomly drawnthrough the Rafflecopter widget and will be contacted by email within 48 hours after the giveaway ends. The winner will then have 72 hours to respond. If the winner does not respond within 72 hours, a new draw will take place for a new winner. Odds of winning will vary depending on the number of eligible entries received. This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. This giveaway is sponsored by the author, Lori Tsugawa Whaley and is hosted and managed by Stacie from BeachBoundBooks. If you have any additional questions feel free to send an email to


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1 Comment

  1. Stacie Theis
    October 30, 2016 / 11:53 pm
    Thank you for taking part in The Courage of a Samurai blog tour. We are happy to have you along!

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