Chicken Soup for the Soul: Tough Times Won't Last But Tough People Will

You’ll find comfort and support in these 101 stories of determination, hope, resilience and courage.  From pulling together to overcome unprecedented adversity, to conquering daunting financial and health challenges, to finding new joys in a simpler life, these stories will leave you cheering for those who, after getting knocked down, came back strong.

You'll find role models in these stories. They'll inspire and support you through all types of difficult situations, whether financial, health-related, family or personal issues. Read personal, revealing stories from real people about meeting their challenges. Some found enjoyment in a simpler way of life after being downsized, others found silver linings in the most unlikely places, and for some, it took a personal crisis to realize the true value of family. Though each of these 101 stories is unique, they all teach the same important lesson - that no matter how hard or how often you're knocked down, you have the ability to come back, and come back strong.  

Chicken Soup for the Soul books are 100% made in the USA and each book includes stories from as diverse a group of writers as possible. Chicken Soup for the Soul solicits and publishes stories from the LGBTQ community and from people of all ethnicities, nationalities, and religions.

About the Author

Amy Newmark is the Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Chicken Soup for the Soul.

Chicken Soup for the Soul has been “changing lives one story at a time”® since 1993 with more than 250 books that provide hope, inspiration, and tips for a better life. Virtually every title becomes a self-help bestseller. Each book contains 101 true, personal stories submitted by ordinary people with extraordinary experiences to share. The topics are wide-ranging, but always inspirational and entertaining, covering everything from faith and spirituality to family, marriage, pets, and overcoming challenges of all kinds. Life values such as gratitude, forgiveness, mindfulness, positive thinking, and giving back are a big part of the series, with specific self-help books that help readers of all ages, from children to the elderly.