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Chicken Soup for the Soul: the Wisdom of Dads Loving Stories about Fathers and Being a Father

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ISBN-10: 1935096184

ISBN-13: 9781935096184

Edition: 2008

Authors: Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, Amy Newmark

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This book features 101 stories, all focusing on the wisdom of dads. Stories are written by sons and daughters about their fathers, and by fathers relating stories about their children. The Wisdom of Dadsis a special way to pay tribute to Dad, and also a great read for all fathers and children. The stories remind us of the special bond between fathers and children and the special reverence that children hold for thier wise old dads The first Chicken Soup for the Soul book was published in 1993, and became a publishing industry sensation, ultimately selling eight million copies. Since then, more than 150 Chicken Soup titles have been published, selling more than 100 million copies. Chicken…    
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Book details

List price: $14.95
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Chicken Soup for the Soul Publishing, LLC
Publication date: 9/30/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 380
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Jack Canfield Jack Canfield earned his Bachelor's of Arts from Harvard and a Master's degree from the University of Massachusetts. he also has an honorary doctorate from the University of Santa Monica. Canfield has been a high school and university teacher, a workshop facilitator, a psychotherapist and a leading authority in the area of self esteem and personal development for approximately 30 years. Canfield is the founder and co-creator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul book series, which has over 36 titles, 53 million copies in print and is translated into over 32 languages. He is the founder of Self Esteem Seminars in Santa Barbara, California, which trains entrepreneurs, educators,…    

Mark Victor Hansen Mark Victor Hansen has been helping people reshape their personal vision of what's possible for themselves for over 26 years. Hansen's keynote messages of possibility and opportunity have helped create powerful changes in more than 2 million people in 38 countries. He has appeared on such as television shows as Oprah, CNN, Eye to Eye and The Today Show and been interviewed in Time, US News and World Report, USA Today, The New York Times and Entrepreneur Magazine. He is perhaps most well know for his position as co-editor for the "Chicken Soup for the Soul" series of books. Hansen has been called one of the "Top 10 Greatest Motivational Speakers." He's been inducted into…    

Amy Newmark is publisher, editor-in-chief and coauthor of the Chicken Soup for the Soul book series

A Special Foreword
The Power of a Father's Love
Learning to Love
Pray for Kyle
The Price of a Child
Play Catch with Me, Dad
The Promise
Take My Hand
My Father's Son
Apology to a Child
Can't Let Go
Father's Secret
Some Snowballs Don't Melt
Peela
Supportive Dads
My Dad
There Is an Oz
Safe Harbors and Sailing Ships
A Sacred Part of Fatherhood
Across the Pond
When the World Stopped Turning
Taken for Granted
Ballerina
Understanding Dad
Father's Day
Smeared Ink
Taking Dad's Advice
My Dad and Little Joe
A Father's Wisdom
The Great Candy Bar Debate
Dad, I Have a Beach Ball
My Favorite Professor
Beyond the Breakers
Eat Dessert First
Where's Your Notebook?
Dirt Cheap
Standing by His Word
Single Fatherhood
Second Chance
Orchids and Corned Beef Hash
Well Enough
Rite of Passage
Arms of Love
My Dad
Mystical, Magical Moments
Judgment Day
Treasured Moments
The Greatest Shot of My Life
The Important Test
The Runaways
Dad's Right Hand
A Father's Love
Butterscotch
Across Home Plate
No More Sunday Matinees
Flashing Back
'Twas the Night b4 Christmas
The Last Big Catch
A Dad Says Goodbye
How I Got into the Movies
Learning from the Kids
Family Picture
Where Are You Paddling?
It's How You Play the Game
Fishing with Robby
Rapid Rites of Passage
The Wisdom of a Child
My Dream House and My Boy
Sledding
Father Knows Best
The Garden Guard
The Lesson
Legacy
Knowing Where to Tap
My Father's Voice
What I learned at the Outhouse Races
Marking the Trail
Taking Care of Things
A Homecoming of a Different Sort
The Lighter Side
Once Was Enough
Nerd Day
Father Knows Best
In the Pink
Fish Punks
Punch Lines
Hooking Greenbacks
Our First Meeting
Fathers Are Good at Telling Tall Tales
Fun and Games
Steal What?
Final Season
Life on the Back Nine
Like Father, Like Son
Hunters' Bond
Fish Tacos
The U.S. Open
Boys' Day Out
The Last Rainbow
A Simple Plan
Gifts and Gratitude
The Best Seat in the House
Some Service
My Favorite Father's Day
My Favorite Baseball Card
He Taught Me to Fly
Bashur, the Iraqi Dog
A New Coat
Being There
His Father's Son
My Sunshine
Home Run
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