Everyone has an interesting story to tell and the older you get the more intriguing the stories become. They say 60 is the new 40 and I've met quite a few older friends of my parents or neighbors that have one heck of a story to tell. Whether it was something that happened while they were off fighting a war or a funny story about how they met their significant other, it's always fun to listen to what life was like before I was born.
Being a part of the Chicken Soup for the Soul Blogger Network is a great chance to read all of their books and share some of the interesting stories with my friends and loved ones. The next book I was sent for review is the Chicken Soup for the Soul: Inspiration for the Young at Heart. I read through the book and found a lot of great stories so I decided to share this book with my parents since that is aimed at older readers.
More information on Chicken Soup for the Soul: Inspiration for the Young at Heart
According to their website, "101 Stories of Inspiration, Humor, and Wisdom about Life at a Certain Age. Life begins again at 60! Crossing that magic age might bring a few new wrinkles but also new experiences. This collection is full of humorous and fun adventures from those who are actively enjoying their "senior years!" 'Chicken Soup for the Soul: Inspiration for the Young at Heart' celebrates the fun and wonder of getting older with it's stories of dynamic older singles and couples finding new careers, new sports, new love, and new meaning to their lives. This book will amuse and invigorate readers."
Though I am not 60 years old, I still enjoyed this book because it opened my eyes to what my parents and grandparents deal with everyday. It also helps paint a picture of what I can expect when I'm that age. It's very inspiring to read what some of these people have overcome! I've always loved Chicken Soup for the Soul books ever since I was a little girl and this one was no different. I gave it to my mom after I finished reading it, since it's more for people her age and so far she loves it too. With Christmas coming up, this would make a great gift for Mom, Dad, Grandma or Grandpa! I highly recommend this book for anyone with older people in their lives or anyone just looking for another great Chicken Soup for the Soul book to read.
Shopaholic Rating: 5 out of 5 Shopping Bags - wonderfully written stories keep you turning the pages 'til the very end.
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