Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom

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Who inspired Morrie's passion for books and education in Tuesdays With Morrie?

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Morrie's passion for books and educaion was inspired by his stepmother Eva.

Morrie's real mother died when he was only eight years old.  His father, a Russian immigrant who could not read English, was a "silent" man not prone to "show(s) of affection, communication, warmth".  Morrie lived with his father and brother David in poverty after his mother's death, but his frequent hunger for food was not nearly as painful as his...

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