Quest for Eternal Sunshine: A Holocaust Survivor's Journey from Darkness to Light
Quest for Eternal Sunshine chronicles the triumphant,true story of Mendek Rubin, a brilliant inventor who overcame boththe trauma of the Holocaust and decades of unrelenting depressionto live a life of deep peace and boundless joy.Born into a Hassidic Jewish family in Poland in 1924, Mendekgrew up surrounded by extreme anti-Semitism. Armed with aningenious mind, he survived three horrific years in Nazislave-labor concentration camps while virtually his entire familywas murdered in Auschwitz. After arriving in America in1946—despite having no money or professional skills—his inventionshelped revolutionize both the jewelry and packaged-saladindustries. Remarkably, Mendek also applied his ingenuity to hisown psyche, developing innovative ways to heal his heart and endhis emotional suffering.After Mendek died in 2012, his daughter, Myra Goodman, found anunfinished manuscript in which he'd revealed the intimate detailsof his healing journey. Quest for Eternal Sunshine—theextraordinary result of a posthumous father-daughtercollaboration—tells Mendek's whole story and is filled witheye-opening revelations, effective self-healing techniques, andprofound wisdom that have the power to transform the way we liveour lives.