Chicken Soup for the Soul: Tough Times, Tough People: 101 Stories about Overcoming the Economic Crisis and Other Challenges

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Simon and Schuster, Feb 15, 2011 - Self-Help - 432 pages
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Tough Times, Tough People will encourage, inspire, and support readers through all types of difficult situations. Anyone dealing with financial troubles, illnesses, job woes, and/or grief will find this book helpful and uplifting.

Tough times won’t last, but tough people will. Many people have lost money and many are losing their jobs, homes, or at least making cutbacks. Many others have faced life-changing natural disasters, such as hurricanes and fires, as well as health and family difficulties Chicken Soup for the Soul: Tough Times, Tough People is all about overcoming adversity, pulling together, making do with less, facing challenges, and finding new joys in a simpler life.
 

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Contents

Crisis Opportunity and Change
The Humorous Heroine
For Richer or Poorer
Downsized
With a Little Help from My Friends
No Disability between Neighbors
Choosing My Own Path
Drivethrough Giveaway

Whats Really Important?
The Wheels on the Bus
A is for Apple B is for Brandy
Lessons Learned from a Money Tree
Family Ties
The Last Lunch
Hair Is Overrated
The Penny Puppy
A Saving Flame
Singing in the Rain
Tough Task
Bank Owned
On My Own
A Childs Gratitude
Little Soldiers
The Miracle of the Golden Pothos
Silver Linings
Endings Are Beginnings
Seeing the Rainbows
Bitter Sweet
Downshifting
Disabled but Not Destroyed
RV Summer
Humor + Faith Recovery
OldFashioned Ways
Better than a Tent
The Power of Positive Thinking
Going For Broke
Laughs Prayers and Every Bloomin Thing
Escaping Domestic Violence
Facing the Music
Welcome to Our Home
I Will Get Back Up Again
After the Fall
From Struggling to Successful
Breaking the Cycle
SisterSurvivor
What Will Always Be
Of Detour and Determination
Accepting the New Me
Once Upon a Smile
A Minor Inconvenience
Full Circle
Bicycling Home
My Grandmothers Legacy
The Love that Frames My New World
Walking Backward to Go Forward
A Good Sport
Living with Ghosts
Writing a New Dream
Thrive
Fired
The Moment My Life Began
They Wont Eat Us
The Glass Slipper
Nickel Walks
Staying Warm in the Dark
Good OldFashioned Sharing
Heartbreak and Compassion
Love Versus Adversity
One Boulder at a Time
A Certain Samaritan
Lifeline of Hope
Tough People
Lessons in Suffering
Making the Best of the Worst of Times
Ziggy
Riding Home
Super Strong Mom
Burned
Marks on the Heart
Hope Is a Choice
Spitting in Deaths Eye
Tough Yet Tender
Maestro
For Richer or Poorer
My Parents Worth
Interesting Times
Camping on the Couch
Then and Now
Broke
Extraordinary Lessons from Extraordinary Debt
Blessed
Do It Yourself or Do Without
Getting Up Again
The Legacy
Going Back
Grief and Healing
Losing a Wife Mother and Daughter
Dear Danielle
To Forgive Is to Receive
Healing Connections
Memories of Sarah
Patchwork Memories
He Cant Hide from God or His Mother
Rows of Grief
Ten Bonus Stories of Faith
Why Not?
Free Faith for Sale
Miracle on Michigan Avenue
In the Hands of the Chief of Surgery
A Job for Roy
The Ultimate Landlord
Demon
Living Well with God and CF
The Source
A Dandelion Christmas Wish
Meet Our Contributors
Meet Our Authors
Thank You
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Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen are co-founders of Chicken Soup for the Soul.
Amy Newmark is the Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Chicken Soup for the Soul.

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