Chicken soup for the kid's soul: 101 stories of courage, hope, and laughter

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Health Communications, 1998 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 398 pages
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A collection of short stories, anecdotes, poems, and cartoons which present a positive outlook on life.

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Review: Chicken Soup for the Kid's Soul: 101 Stories of Courage, Hope and Laughter

User Review  - Santino Maulucci - Goodreads

A nice book. Some lame stories,some good ones,some sad ones,but in all a good book. I enjoyed it. Read full review

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About the author (1998)

Jack Canfield, America's Success Coach, is the cocreator of the "Chicken Soup for the Soul"(R) series, which includes 40 "New York Times" bestsellers, and coauthor with Gay Hendricks of "You've GOT to Read This Book!" An internationally renowned corporate trainer, keynote speaker, and popular radio and TV talk show guest, he lives in Santa Barbara, California.

Mark Victor Hansen Mark Victor Hansen has been helping people reshape their personal vision of what's possible for themselves for over 26 years. Hansen's keynote messages of possibility and opportunity have helped create powerful changes in more than 2 million people in 38 countries. He has appeared on such as television shows as Oprah, CNN, Eye to Eye and The Today Show and been interviewed in Time, US News and World Report, USA Today, The New York Times and Entrepreneur Magazine. He is perhaps most well know for his position as co-editor for the "Chicken Soup for the Soul" series of books. Hansen has been called one of the "Top 10 Greatest Motivational Speakers." He's been inducted into the highly acclaimed circle of Horatio Alger recipients because of the path his life has taken.

Patty Hansen, a mother of two, is President of Legal and Licensing for Chicken Soup for the Soul Enterprises, Inc. She also coauthored, with Irene Dunlap, Chicken Soup for the Kid's Soul and Chicken Soup for the Preteen Soul. Together they created, a fun, difference-making Web site for kids, ages 8-14.

PATTY HANSEN is coauthor of Chicken Soup for the Kid's Soul, which has sold over two million copies since its release in 1998. She is also the coauthor of Condensed Chicken Soup for the Soul (Health Communications, Inc.) and Out of the Blue: Delight Comes Into Our Lives (HarperCollins). In 1998, Mom's House, Inc., a non-profit organization that provides free childcare for school-age mothers, nominated Patty as Celebrity Mother of the Year. In the spring of 2000, the first annual "Patty Hansen Scholarship" was awarded by Mom's House, funded by a $10,000.00 grant.

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