Collects stories from boys and girls between the ages of nine and thirteen, discussing such topics as friendship, embarrassing situations, family life, popularity, and making a difference.
1. Books represent a new thematic experience, even for readers of past books, as Chicken Soup has tightened the content , and books contain only relevant stories. Out-of-date stories were eliminated.2. Each book contains 101 stories recompiled from dozens of past Chicken Soup titles.3. "Our 101 Best Stories" collection is an efficient way for readers to obtain books covering Chicken Soup's most popular topics.4. Every book has a warm and moving foreward from Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen explaining the company's rebirth and its return to 101 stories per book.Being a preteen is harder than it looks. School is more challenging, bodies are changing, relationships with parents are different, and new issues arise with friends. This book supports and inspires preteens and reminds them they are not alone, as they read stories written by other preteens just like them, about the problems and issues they face every day. The first Chicken Soup for the Soul book was published in 1993, and became a publishing industry sensation, ultimately selling eight million copies. The company went on to publish more than 150 Chicken Soup titles, selling more than 100 million copies, and becoming a household name. Chicken Soup for the Soul has won dozens of awards over the past 15 years, and its founders, Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen have become celebrity motivational speakers and authors.