ELP inspiration book reading is a component of CSAAEINC’s Emerging African Leaders Program. In-between the ELP Leadership Foundation Conferences held in November/December annually and ELP Mid-Year Leadership Portfolio Summit held in June annually, emerging leaders read books on effective leadership selected by mentors. The aim is to enhance their ethics, leadership skills and innovative spirit. Books are read gradually for assimilation. Emerging Leaders discuss books read on ELP virtual training room every Friday. The aim is to share various views on the book and to apply it to emerging leaders’ peculiar situations. Book reading runs from December to November and books are provided free of charge to each emerging leader.