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Chicken Soup for the African American Soul: Celebrating and Sharing Our Culture One Story at a Time (Chicken Soup for the Soul)

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< p align=left> This is the book everyone has been waiting for-an inspiring celebration of the joy, challenges, and triumphs of being African American.< br> < /p> Combine Ilyana Vanzant and Terry McMillan, then include a dash of E. Lynn Harris, and you've got < em> Chicken Soup for the African American Soul< /em> . This book captures the spirit of the community through inspiring storytelling that understands both the struggles and joys of being African American. From Jim Crow to the Civil Rights movement to today's business leaders and gangsta culture, this book is a primer on black history. And like all Chicken Soup books, it's a moving tribute to the small things-a moment of insight, a mentor, a lover, the loss of innocence-that make life worth living.< p> This great volume is focused on representing all facets of African American life-man and woman; young and old; rural, suburban, and urban; rich and poor; race conscious and mostly color-blind.< /p> < ul> < strong> Chapters Include< /strong> Celebrating Our Strength, Strong Roots, The African American Family, Love and Relationships, The Power of Community, Praise, Worship and Prayer < /p> < p> < strong> Featured Celebrities Include: < /strong> Maya Angelou, Angela Davis, E. Lynn Harris, Yolanda King (daughter of Martin Luther King), Muhammad Ali, Mean Joe Green, Bishop T.D. Jakes, Bill Cosby, Colin Powell < /p> < /ul>

Synopsis:

In this perfect gift for teens or others interested in the "true voice" of African-Americans, the authors deliver a positive and empowering message that doesn't back away from the truth.

Synopsis:

This is the book everyone has been waiting for-an inspiring celebration of the joy, challenges, and triumphs of being African American.

Combine Ilyana Vanzant and Terry McMillan, then include a dash of E. Lynn Harris, and you've got Chicken Soup for the African American Soul. This book captures the spirit of the community through inspiring storytelling that understands both the struggles and joys of being African American. From Jim Crow to the Civil Rights movement to today's business leaders and gangsta culture, this book is a primer on black history. And like all Chicken Soup books, it's a moving tribute to the small things-a moment of insight, a mentor, a lover, the loss of innocence-that make life worth living.

This great volume is focused on representing all facets of African American life-man and woman; young and old; rural, suburban, and urban; rich and poor; race conscious and mostly color-blind.

    Chapters Include: Celebrating Our Strength, Strong Roots, The African American Family, Love and Relationships, The Power of Community, Praise, Worship and Prayer

    Featured Celebrities Include: Maya Angelou, Angela Davis, E. Lynn Harris, Yolanda King (daughter of Martin Luther King), Muhammad Ali, Mean Joe Green, Bishop T.D. Jakes, Bill Cosby, Colin Powell

About the Author

Jack Canfield is the #1 New York Times and USA Today best-selling author of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series. He is a professional speaker who has dedicated his live to enhancing the personal and professional development of others.Mark Victor Hansen is the #1 New York Times and USA Today best-selling author of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series. He is a professional speaker who has dedicated his live to enhancing the personal and professional development of others.Lisa Nichols is a professional speaker and powerful facilitator of personal empowerment. She is the founder of Motivating the Teen Spirit LLC, which provides life-changing transformational workshops for teenagers. She is the recipient of the 2003 Trail Blazers Award, Lego Land Heart of Learning Award, and the Emotional Literacy Award for her dedication in creating and building an emotionally intelligent world through education. She is a native of Los Angeles and currently resides in San Diego, CA.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780757301421
Subtitle:
Celebrating and Sharing Our Culture One Story at a Time
Publisher:
HCI
Author:
Nichols, Lisa
Author:
Canfield, Jack
Author:
Hansen, Mark Victor
Author:
Canfield, Jack, Mark
Location:
Deerfield Beach
Subject:
Inspirational
Subject:
Motivational & Inspirational
Subject:
Inspirational - General
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Social conditions
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
African Americans--History
Subject:
Religion Western-Inspirational
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback Health Communications
Series:
Chicken Soup for the Soul
Publication Date:
September 2004
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 in 1.3 lb

Related Subjects

Health and Self-Help » Self-Help » General
History and Social Science » African American Studies » General
Religion » Western Religions » Inspirational

Chicken Soup for the African American Soul: Celebrating and Sharing Our Culture One Story at a Time (Chicken Soup for the Soul)
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"Synopsis" by , In this perfect gift for teens or others interested in the "true voice" of African-Americans, the authors deliver a positive and empowering message that doesn't back away from the truth.
"Synopsis" by ,

This is the book everyone has been waiting for-an inspiring celebration of the joy, challenges, and triumphs of being African American.

Combine Ilyana Vanzant and Terry McMillan, then include a dash of E. Lynn Harris, and you've got Chicken Soup for the African American Soul. This book captures the spirit of the community through inspiring storytelling that understands both the struggles and joys of being African American. From Jim Crow to the Civil Rights movement to today's business leaders and gangsta culture, this book is a primer on black history. And like all Chicken Soup books, it's a moving tribute to the small things-a moment of insight, a mentor, a lover, the loss of innocence-that make life worth living.

This great volume is focused on representing all facets of African American life-man and woman; young and old; rural, suburban, and urban; rich and poor; race conscious and mostly color-blind.

    Chapters Include: Celebrating Our Strength, Strong Roots, The African American Family, Love and Relationships, The Power of Community, Praise, Worship and Prayer

    Featured Celebrities Include: Maya Angelou, Angela Davis, E. Lynn Harris, Yolanda King (daughter of Martin Luther King), Muhammad Ali, Mean Joe Green, Bishop T.D. Jakes, Bill Cosby, Colin Powell

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