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Preview — 101 Stories of Changes, Choices and Growing Up for Kids ages 9-13 by Jack Canfield
101 Stories of Changes, Choices and Growing Up for Kids ages 9-13 (Chicken Soup for the Preteen Soul)
From remembering their own life experience or to watching their own children grow, most people recognize that the preteen years, ages nine to thirteen, can be one of the most awkward times in life-a period of tremendous physical and emotional change. At this age, youngsters are eager to leave the "kid" stage, yet are uncertain about what adolescence will bring; they'd rath...more
I remembered a handful from when I first read this at, like, age 12, too.
I read the stories which seemed interesting and enjoyed reading them. But just weeks before my 12th birthday my grandfather died. Months after, I remembered the book and read through the ones of death and dying. It helped me get through better, knowing that others have been through it but have learned from their experience.
I've laughed, c ...more
Though, there was one that ALMOST made me feel a tinge of sadness. It was about a ...more
I think that these are great stories and keept me hooked because so many of these stories I can relate with and laugh as I reca ...more
I know this book is supposed to be for preteens who are around 9-13, but you know what, I also found some of the story inspirational and touching. If you want to give a birthday present to the people around those ages, this book is highly recommended.
Canfield received a BA in Chi ...more