Chicken Soup for the Soul: All in the Family: 101 Incredible Stories about Our Funny, Quirky, Lovable & "Dysfunctional" Families

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Simon and Schuster, Feb 8, 2011 - Self-Help - 448 pages
Readers will be amused, comforted, and encouraged, by stories about “dysfunctional” families just like their own, and will realize we are all alike and we all have the same family issues. A great quirky and fun holiday book.

Almost everyone thinks their own family is “dysfunctional “or at least has a dysfunctional member or two. With stories about wacky yet lovable relatives, holiday meltdowns, and funny foibles along with more serious stories about abuse, controlling family members, and flare-ups, Chicken Soup for the Soul: All in the Family shows readers that they aren’t alone.
 

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Contents

What Did You Say?
My Big Fat Irish Hospitalization
Family Antics in Fancy Places
Family Secrets
A New Brother
Off Course
Grandmas Beads
A Tiny Piece of Paper

My Beloved Crazy Relatives
Call Me Crazy
The Family Collection
InLaws and Outlaws
The Blue Cooler
TricksterinLaw
On Esther Time
Sharpening the Pointy Hat
Spring Cleaning
The Power of Pasta
The Puzzle
Better or Worse
To Each Her Own
Family Vacations and Reunions
Judith Who?
A Class Act
Well Have Fun Yet
Al Fresco
Braving Vacation
The Lost Shoe
Who Are All These Strange People?
Hitching behind a Hearse
A Sweet Family Secret
Forgiveness
Meeting the Man Inside
The Trashcan Incident
Brotherly Love
Loving Without Words
Twiddling Thumbs and Drawing Daisies
Right from Wrong
Stubborn Love
And the Beat Goes On
Quality Time
Thanks for the Memories
Commodious Memories
Grandma Lillies Red Cadillac
Keeping the Peas
The Burial Plots
Nana the PassiveAggressive Baker
Butterfly Kisses
The Sauerkraut Cure
Dish Night
Wedding Adventures
A Wedding to Die For
Putting the Fun in Dysfunctional
Riverbed Fever
Shoes Glorious Shoes
Making a Stink
Spider Raid
Stevie and the Outhouse
The Unkindest Cut
Blended by a Snake
My Missing Person
Wheres My Baby?
Keeping Secrets
The Human Spectrum
Mendacious Miriam
Happy Horrible Holidays
Merry Christmas I Broke into Your House
A HandMeDown Prom Dress
Is Everybody Smiling?
Thanksgiving with Mary Jane
A Third Scent
The Christmas Catastrophe
Easter Is Over
Moms Empty Glass
Reunited
Never Too Late for Family
Emmas Castle
Maybe Next Time
A Daughter Moves Back Home
Finding Marie
The Hug
There Is a Tree
Sisters by Choice
Brothers and Sisters
My Homeless Brother
Theyre Listening
Sanity and Soda
Sharing Everything
Our Last Goodbye
That Did It
Our Little Man
We Buried My Sister Alive
Normally Dysfunctional
Bridezilla
Parents and Kids
Always an Adventure
The Perfect Mom for Cooper
The Classics
I Will Always Be Your Son
Door Man
Flower Cower
A Nice Italian Boy
A Full House
Cheers
Like Mother Like
Meet Our Contributors
Meet Our Authors
Thank You
Improving Your Life Every Day
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Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen are co-founders of Chicken Soup for the Soul.

Amy Newmark is publisher and editor-in-chief of Chicken Soup for the Soul.
Susan M. Heim is a long-time editor of parenting and family-oriented books.

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