Dr. Emmet C. (Tom) Thompson II Celebrates Release of New Book, ‘Get a Kick Out of Life’
Author, professor, researcher, motivational speaker and NCAA record breaker, Dr. Emmet C. (Tom) Thompson II’s eagerly awaited new motivational book, Get a Kick Out of Life: Expect the Best of Your Body, Mind, and Soul at Any Age, has released to retail today, Tuesday, October 10, 2017, from Clovercroft Publishing.
In his new book, Thompson, a respected researcher in the fields of motivation and change, offers readers sound advice for reaching their full potential, regardless of their age.
Along with co-authors Christopher P. Neck, Ph.D., a recognized authority on management and self leadership, and Alice Sullivan, Thompson empowers readers to discover and reach their full potential.
“It’s never too late to live your best life,” Thompson declares in Get a Kick Out of Life. “You can harness the power of the body, mind, and soul to live your most fulfilling life yet!”
Divided into three sections–Body, Mind, and Soul–Get a Kick Out of Life serves as a roadmap for living intentionally, exploring such topics as setting attainable goals, physical fitness and nutrition, finding your purpose, and developing deeper relationships with family and friends.
“If my story says anything, it is that it is never too late to re-imagine what you want your life to be,” says Thompson, who kicked his way into the NCAA record books at the age of 61, becoming the oldest football player in NCAA history and the oldest NCAA football player to score a point.
Rave reviews are already coming in for the new book.
“On the road to greatness, there are always hurdles and roadblocks,” says Superbowl XLVI champion, former New York Giants wide receiver Isaiah Stanback. “Champions stay the course while others turn around. Get a Kick Out of Life teaches you how to create and live up to your greatest potential. Decide to be great or decide to be average–the choice is yours.”
“I’ve known Tom Thompson for almost five decades and his life story is an inspirational one that reveals his pursuit of and drive for excellence,” says Keith D. Yates, president of the American Karate and Tae Kwon Do Organization, and adjunct professor of Arts and Communications at
Dallas Theological Seminary. “This book is a roadmap to developing that same kind of passion in your own life. It will help you balance mind, body, and soul in your own journey.”
“Really excited about this book…It’s jam-packed with wisdom and actionable content,” says On Faith’s Edge host Joe Taylor.
Get a Kick Out of Life hits shelves today, Tuesday, October 10, 2017, from Clovercroft Publishing, and is being distributed to the trade by Ingram Content Group, the world’s largest distributor of printed content. For more information on Thompson and Get a Kick Out of Life, visit91kick.comor like him on Facebook at facebook.com/91kick or on Twitter (@91kick).