Thursday, May 14, 2015

Chicken Soup for the Soul The Joy of Adoption - Review and Giveaway - @ChickenSoupSoul

Chicken Soup for the Soul The Joy of Adoption
Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Joy of Adoption
101 Stories About Forever Families and Meant-To-Be Kids
  • Updated Edition by Amy Newmark and LeAnn Thieman
  • 101 Reader Submitted Stories About Adoption
  • Updated and Re-Released With 17 New Stories
  • Published March 31. 2015 by Chicken Soup for the Soul
  • 372 Pages - English Language - Paperback or eBook Edition
  • List Price $14.95 - Actual Price Varies by Seller
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In 1975 LeAnn Thieman was part of Operation Babylift, the Vietnam Orphan Airlift, and she is an adoptive parent.  She was the perfect choice to work on this Chicken Soup for the Soul book.  The original version was titled Chicken Soup for the Adopted Soul and was released in 2008.  With a little bit of polishing and the addition of some new stories this new updated version was released in March.

There are 101 easy to read short stories submitted by readers.  They are divided into ten chapters.  the stories are heart warming and tender.  To give you an idea of what you will find inside here are the chapter titles.
  1. Claiming My Own
  2. Discovery
  3. Love and More Love
  4. Divine Intervention
  5. Lessons of a Lifetime
  6. Defining Moments
  7. Overcoming Obstacles
  8. Healing
  9. Gratitude
  10. Reunion
There is also an Introduction by LeAnn Thieman, and she has also contributed her own story.

I will be running a giveaway for a copy of The Joy of Adoption - if you would like to try your luck, use the form below to enter.
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Good Luck!