Chicken Soup for the Soul: All in the Family: 101 Incredible Stories about Our Funny, Quirky, Lovable & '€œDysfunctional'€ Families
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Chicken Soup for the Soul: All in the Family: 101 Incredible Stories about Our Funny, Quirky, Lovable & '€œDysfunctional'€ Families

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Readers will be amused, comforted, and encouraged, by stories about “dysfunctional” families just like their own, and will realize we are all alike and we all have the same family issues. A great quirky and fun holiday book.Almost everyone thinks their own family is “dysfunctional “or at least has a dysfunctional member or two. With stories about wacky yet lovable relative...more
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Published February 8th 2011 by Chicken Soup for the Soul (first published 2009)
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Nicole Langan
Story vignettes are like hors d'oeuvres. They pique your interest, but they're not very filling. The anecdotes found in Chicken Soup for the Soul: All in the Family are palatable because they are taken from real-life families, but due to their brevity they fail to leave a lasting impression. Editor Susan M. Heim does an admirable job sifting through thousands of submissions to arrive at the 101 included entries, but the limitations of the Chicken Soup framework produce superficial, glossy tidbit...more
Jalyn
This is such a wonderful book. There are no such thing as a perfect family in this imperfect world. There will always be flaws but somehow those flaws added for a crazy, fun and weird family life. A family might be the reason of some of the most painful heartaches but the most exciting, most innocent and happiest moment are also from them. A family would always be there no matter what. And this book teaches us that we should stick for our family members, to fight and to stand for them and to acc...more
Lenore Webb
"Chicken Soup for the Soul" book "All in the Family" which is the stories of our funny, quirky, lovable and dysfunctional families. I adore these books with their short stories that tug right at my heart and make me laugh at the same time. And this one in particular has had me in stitches. You ought to read about how the father baked MARIJUANA into the stuffing. Oh my! That turned some people 'on'. Of course we could also do like one family and go to the family reunion...you know across the stat...more
Zahrah Alawami
Enjoyable and funny stories about crazy families and relatives and we all have them! Do not we?
Mary
Some of the stories were quite sad, but many were inspirational and downright funny. I cannot imagine having to tell my children to not bury their sister.
Chantal
I'm biased. I have two essays in this book...
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Jack Canfield is an American motivational speaker and author. He is best known as the co-creator of the "Chicken Soup for the Soul" book series, which currently has over 124 titles and 100 million copies in print in over 47 languages. According to USA Today, Canfield and his writing partner, Mark Victor Hansen, were the top-selling authors in the United States in 1997.

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