Synopses & Reviews
As an original hardcover, each of these books sold over 150,000 copies. Due to frequent requests, HCI is now re-releasing the stories in one paperback, complete with a Chicken Soup for the Soul look and size. Each offers a lesson on how to make the world a better place. These inspirational stories are sure to put smiles on the faces of children everywhere. In "The Goodness Gorillas," the friends of the Goodness Gorilla Club have lots of great plans! But what will they do about Todd, the meanest kid in the class? In "The Best Night Out with Dad," Danny has a new friend, and an important decision to make. Will he get to see the circus after all? In "The Never-Forgotten Doll," Ellie want s to give a special gift to Miss Maggie, the best babysitter in the world. But everything is going wrong! How will she show Miss Maggie how much she loves her?
This book includes three popular stories to warm the hearts of children: "The Goodness Gorillas", "The Best Night Out with Dad", and "The Never-Forgotten Doll" for the first time in a four-color paperback edition. Each of the bestselling tales offers a lesson on how to make the world a better place.
About the Author
Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen, #1 New York Times and USA Today bestselling coauthors of the thirty-one books in the Chicken Soup for the Soul series, are professional speakers who have dedicated their lives to enhancing the personal and professional development of others.Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen, #1 New York Times and USA Today bestselling coauthors of the thirty-one books in the Chicken Soup for the Soul series, are professional speakers who have dedicated their lives to enhancing the personal and professional development of others.Lisa McCourt has always worked in children's publishing and has written over a dozen books for children. She currently operates her book packaging company, Boingo Books, in Boca Raton, Florida, where she lives with her husband, Greg, and their son, Tucker.Pat Grant Porter lives, works and watercolors in New York City. She has illustrated more than twenty-five books.Bert Dodson has illustrated more than sixty books for children. He lives with his wife, Bonnie, in Bradford Vermont.Mary O'Keefe Young has been a freelance illustrator since graduating from Parsons School of Design in 1982. Raised in Larchmont, New York, she now lives in nearby White Plains with her husband and three children.