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Publisher's Summary

This follow-on audiobook to Tough Times, Tough People continues Chicken Soup for the Soul’s focus on inspiration and hope in these difficult times. These inspirational stories remind us that each day holds something to be thankful for - whether it is having the sun shine or having food on the table.

Power outages and storms, health scares and illnesses, job woes and financial insecurities, housing challenges and family worries test us all. But there is always a silver lining. The simple pleasures of family, home, health, and inexpensive good times are described. These stories of optimism, faith, and strength will make a great start to 2010.

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©2008 Chicken Soup for the Soul Publishing, LLC (P)2011 Brilliance Audio, Inc.

What listeners say about Chicken Soup for the Soul: Count Your Blessings - 101 Stories of Gratitude, Fortitude, and Silver Linings

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self centered book

I thought this would be lots of short stories like other soup books.

boring, self centered all about author only

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Too depressing to continue

This book wasn’t for you, but who do you think might enjoy it more?

I tried to listen to two of these and found it way too depressing to continue.

Has Chicken Soup for the Soul: Count Your Blessings - 101 Stories of Gratitude, Fortitude, and Silver Linings turned you off from other books in this genre?

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Would you be willing to try another one of Laural Merlington and Buck Schirner ’s performances?

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sadness and too long in the depressed city

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  • Angela
  • 09-13-16

Diisappointing

I was hoping for uplifting, heart warming stories to inspire hope. Instead stories were largely about enduring suffering.

1 person found this helpful

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  • bridget f.
  • 09-18-20

Life Giving

Very encouraging in my time of grief after looking my husband unexpectedly at 55 years