Local Martial Arts Teacher Writes Book

Monday, September 16, 2013

Corey Green, a local martial arts instructor, has written a book, Finding Karate.  The book is currently available at Amazon.com for .99 cents.  After Sept. 25 his e-book will be $4.99.  The paperback version will be released in about a month.

Mr. Green is the owner of Green's Karate and his karate school was featured on CNN News in 2006 for his work in the special needs realm of the martial arts.   

Mr. Green employed Ryan Netusil, a man with autism, to illustrate the cover.


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