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A 2nd Helping of Chicken Soup for the Soul: 101 More Stories to Open the Heart and Rekindle the Spiritby Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen
Through the experiences of others, readers from all walks of life can learn the gift of love, the power of perseverance, the joy of parenting and the vital energy of dreaming.
A 3rd Serving of Chicken Soup for the Soul: 101 More Stories to Open the Heart and Rekindle the Spiritby Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen
In A 3rd Serving of Chicken Soup for the Soul. you will find shining examples of the best qualities we all share as human beings: compassion, grace, forgiveness, hope, courage, dedication, generosity and faith.
Jack and Mark's latest batch of wisdom, love and inspiration will warm the hearts and nourish the souls of all readers, whether they are "tasting" Chicken Soup for the first time, or have dipped their "spoons" many times before. In the tradition of all the books in the original Chicken Soup series, this volume focuses on love; parents and parenting; teaching and learning; death and dying; perspective; overcoming obstacles; and eclectic wisdom. Contributors to A 6th Bowl of Chicken Soup for the Soul include: Erma Bombeck, Edgar Guest, Jay Leno, Rachel Naomi Remen, Robert A. Schuller, Dr. James Dobson, Dolly Parton and Cathy Rigby. A 6th Bowl is guaranteed to make anyone looking for inspiration and renewal an eternal "soup lover." Readers will discover that there is only one "recipe" for compassion, wisdom, inspiration and love: Chicken Soup for the Soul.
Allen Klein, master of the right quote at the right moment, has gathered his favorite, most inspiring words of wisdom into this treasury of moving and meaningful sayings from around the world that incite readers to live life to the fullest. Readers can take this book on the go to get a quick shot of inspiration at any time, or they can select one quote every day for in-depth thought and meditation. The book's small size makes it ideal to carry in a purse or a bag, or to keep by the computer for those moments of need. However readers choose to use these uplifting and inspiring quotes, they all have the potential to be life-changing. Kipling once said that words are "the most powerful drug used by mankind" - the words in this book are the prescription readers need to revise their lives. The book features a foreword by Jack Canfield, cocreator of the best-selling Chicken Soup for the Soul series.
"These stories made my heart smile." -Catherine Oxenberg, actress It will change your life forever. Although you undoubtedly heard those six words many times after announcing that you were expecting, you couldn't have imagined what they really meant. And then the moment came. You held your baby in your arms and felt an outpouring of emotion like you had never known before. And just like they said, nothing was ever the same. Motherhood is a lifelong journey that's as unique as every woman who embarks on it. No other role defines us as deeply and fills us with as much compassion, or tests our strength and patience more extremely! No other relationship fills our hearts with as much love, wonder and awe for another human being. Although motherhood is a timeless calling, today's moms have unique challenges and rewards. In this book you'll learn from other mothers and seasoned grandmothers who share the universal worries, the tears and the laughs that come with the job, as well as the wisdom to help you be the very best mom you can be. These stories are for every mom, whether you're an expectant or an adoptive mom, a stay-at-home or working mom, or a grandmother watching your grandchildren grow. Share this book with any mom to remind her of the profound role she will forever play in her child's life.
The stories here illustrate finding and creating families. They are about international orphaned babies, children who are in the foster-care and those who are adopted at birth; this conveys the true meaning of unconditional love.
Chicken Soup for the African American Woman's Soul: Laughter, Love and Memories to Honor the Legacy of Sisterhoodby Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Lisa Nichols
A multi-generational celebration and acknowledgement, this edition combines stories of legendary African-American women with stories of modern-day heroines, and up and coming young African-American sisters and ordinary women.
Those closest to the heart of American Idol - from the executive producers to the stylists, from the fans to the judges share their moving stories of obstacles overcome, love and changed forever.
Chicken Soup for the Beach Lover's Soul: Memories Made Beside a Bonfire, on the Boardwalk and with Family Friendsby Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Peter Vegso
Open your heart to the magic found at the water's edge. There are places we can go to enjoy time with friends, to have an action-packed vacation, or to enjoy a little solitude, but none of them have the same ability to soothe our souls as the beach.
Your wedding day is one of the most memorable of your life-- especially if you're the bride.
Chicken Soup for the Cancer Survivor's Soul: 101 Stories of Courage and Inspiration from Those Who Have Survived Cancerby Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Nancy Mitchell
More than 100 cancer survivors share their personal stories in this touching new collection of Chicken Soup. These heartwarming accounts of courageous people who found the power to battle cancer in their endless hope, unwavering faith and steadfast determination will inspire you to adopt a positive attitude, discover your faith and cherish every moment. Just what the doctor ordered for healing your body, mind and soul.
Chicken Soup for the Caregiver's Soul: Stories to Inspire Caregivers in the Home, the Community and the Worldby Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Leann Thieman
From the Book jacket: "There are only four kinds of people in the world-those who have been caregivers, those who currently are caregivers, those who will be caregivers and those who will need caregivers. .. These stories soothe and nourish family members and professionals devoting themselves to the care of those who are ill or disabled. " -Rosalynn Carter Whether you've chosen caregiving as a profession or caregiving has chosen you, your daily commitment and sacrifice are true testaments to the human spirit. The unexpected blessings and lessons of love that blossom in caregiving moments are innumerable-from the glimmer of recognition in a loved one's gaze to nurturing the body and soul of a beloved patient, from the gentle embrace of a trusting grandchild to the caress of a friendly hand offered in comfort. The true, inspirational stories in Chicken Soup for the Caregivers Soul offer you a respite from your responsibilities, bringing uplifting and comforting insights to fill you with renewed hope, courage and strength. The perfect gift for caregivers everywhere, Chicken Soup for the Caregivers Soul celebrates their singular contributions and reminds us all of the inspiring difference they make every day in people's lives . . . and the world. Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen are the #1 New York Times and USA Today bestselling authors of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series. LeAnn Thieman, L.P.N., has been a nurse for over thirty years and is the coauthor of Chicken Soup for the Nurse's Soul. A professional speaker, she shares life lessons on balancing your life, living your priorities and making a difference in the world.
Chicken Soup for the Cat and Dog Lover's Soul Celebrating Pets as Family with Stories About Cats, Dogs and Other Crittersby Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Marty Becker Carol Kline
This book is chock full of stories about animals and their humans and the bond they share. From the stray dog that touched a young man's heart, to the horse that was willing to give it all for his rider, to the cat that adopted a toad, these stories are sure to warm your heart and want to read more.
Today's children live in a world filled with adventure, mental stimulation, topical issues, and personal challenges. The values they learn now, between the ages of 5 and 8, will shape the rest of their lives.
Chicken soup for the Chiropractic Soul: Stories of Inspiration, Healing, Laughter and a Lifetime of Wellnessby Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Fabrizio Mancini
The book contains a series of testimonials from individuals whose lives had been changed by chiropractic. It includes a man regaining lost vision, an "infertile" woman giving birth to a baby and a child freed from migraines.
This collection of stories has fragments of interesting details, useful history, and amusing anecdotes. It tells how the sweet smell of anything cocoa has impacted and enhanced the lives of so many.
From the Book Jacket: "What an awesome celebration of God's love for each of his children! Read Chicken Soup for the Christian Soul anytime, but especially when you need a heavenly hug." Joan Wester Anderson author, Where Angels Walk and Where Wonders Prevail "'God created man/" someone once suggested, 'because he liked stories.' When Jesus spoke, he spoke most often in parables. This collection continues the tradition of faithful people telling stories of their experience of God met in the routine of life. I laughed and cried as I read them. In story after story I recognized the thread of divinity woven into the fabric of life. A treasure for Christians who love to hear and tell stories." Michael Lindvall author, The Good News from North Haven "Your walk with Christ will be enhanced every single day as you open the pages of this spirit-filled book." Glenna Salsbury professional speaker, author, The Art of the Fresh Start
Christian women who make God and family a priority in their lives will love Chicken Soup for the Christian Woman's Soul, an affirming collection of stories that share the miracles that are possible when their hearts are open to God.
A simple "cup of Joe" now shares the counter with a "grande triple mocha latte" and creative barristers have developed coffee service into an art form, all to the delight of coffee lovers who can't imagine life without a daily cup or two...
This is an inspiring book full of humorous and heart-warmingstories about college. A definite must for the college bound. it made my freshman year much better.
From the Book Jacket Chicken Soup for the Country Soul, assuring that this book has the power to touch lives in a most positive and uplifting way." Martin Clayton vice president, CBS Cable and country.com "Chicken Soup for the Country Soul is a true testimony to the power of country music, a window into each artist's soul and a revealing look at the lives they touch. Hooray that country music is in the hands of such loving, compassionate people!" Linda Fuller senior producer, SJS Entertainment, a nationally syndicated radio network "Chicken Soup for the Country Soul is a marvelous collection of stories gleaned from the hearts of those who have truly experienced that we can learn from the youngest child, gain strength from the frailest life. Each is inspiring, often heartrending and always memorable." Loudilla Johnson president and cofounder, International Fan Club Organization
Whether single, separated, or someone's spouse, everyone wants to find and keep this elusive thing called love. Bestselling author and foremost relationship expert Barbara De Angelis teams up as a co-author of Chicken Soup for the Couple's Soul, a collection of heartwarming stories about how real people discovered true love with the person of their dreams. With chapters on finding each other, intimacy, commitment, understanding, and overcoming obstacles, readers will find inspiration whether they're beginning a new relationship, hoping to work through a difficult one, or trying to recognize extraordinary moments in their lives. A sweet spoonful of this enchanting Chicken Soup collection will warm the hearts of the romantic readers everywhere.
From the Book Jacket: "Dogs are not our whole lives, but they make our lives whole." -Roger Caras For thousands of years, dogs have been cherished as devoted companions and exuberant playmates-their unconditional love, limitless affection and unwavering loyalty never fail to melt our hearts. The stories in Chicken Soup for the Dog Lover's Soul truly capture the special joy these four-legged creatures bring to our lives and hearts. The family that learns the true meaning of Christmas when their Lab needs medical care during the holidays. The intimidating Doberman who becomes a loving mother to an orphaned duckling. The homeless man whose life is changed when he meets a special dog. The pocket-size assistance dog who dials 9-1-1 The crafty beagle-mix with the munchies who help; himself from the refrigerator . . . and many more unforgettable canine characters. From exciting and entertaining accounts of courage and humor to heartwarming tales of healing and learning, each touching story in this book will inspire dog lovers to rejoice in the unique bond they share with their canine companions. Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen are the #1 New York Times and USA Today bestselling authors of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series. Marty Becker, D.V.M., resident veterinarian on "Good Morning America" and Carol Kline, animal rescue volunteer, are the coauthors of Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover's Soul and Chicken Soup for the Cat and Dog Lover's Soul. Amy D. Shojai is an animal behavior consultant, pet journalist and author of twenty-one pet care books including PETiquette .
Chicken Soup for the Father and Daughter Soul: Stories to Celebrate the Love Between Dads and Daughters Through the Yearsby Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Leann Thieman Nancy Autio
An inspirational anthology of stories and reflections celebrate diverse aspects of the loving relationships between fathers and their daughters as they evolve from infancy through the later years.
'Any man can be a father, but it takes a special person to be a dad.' Chicken Soup for the Father and Son Soul takes a peek into the lives of fathers and sons, sharing the important male milestones from birth through childhood, adolescence, young adulthood, the senior years, and every step in between. This is a celebration of how fathers and sons carry each other along life's journey. Share the story of one man who didn't think much of becoming a father until the day he laid eyes on his son, and how in a matter of moments his perspective on life and being a dad had profoundly changed forever, and the touching story of a young boy who finds the father he always longed for in a special stepdad, as well as the story of the love and respect between a father-in-law and son-in-law that appears when least expected. Readers will be inspired by the stories of sons looking up to their fathers and learning by example, and fathers recollecting their own childhoods and relationships with their own dads. These insightful stories show men and boys working through the ups and downs of life, learning as they go and becoming better because of their relationship with each other. These powerful and poignant stories are written from every point of view: fathers, sons, grandfathers, mothers, and wives, everyone who has been deeply touched by the father and son relationship.
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