Extraordinary Teens will inspire any young adult with its tales of teenagers achieving great success, with personal stories from many well-known young professional athletes, business entrepreneurs, motivational speakers, actors, writers, and filmmakers.
Personal stories combined with photos and specific advice from the contributors.
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Extraordinary Teens inspires teens with stories from the young people they admire. These extraordinary teens, mostly celebrities, share their troubles and triumphs, as well as what they do to continue to achieve. More than fifty celebrity contributors, including a special story from Sean Covey, author of Seven Habits for Highly Effective Teens.
In the book is:
Desiree Amadeo, environmental activist and MIT engineering student
Eric Babbitt, two-time cancer survivor and athlete
Chris Barrett, filmmaker, entrepreneur, and author
Olivia Bennett, artist
David D. Burstein, filmmaker and activist
Kari Byron, Artist, thrill-seeker, and pro MythBuster
Ryan Cabrera, singer, songwriter, and artist
Julie Marie Carrier, Miss Virginia USA, speaker, and author
Jon Chu, film director
Kendall Ciesemier, philanthropist
Cameron Clapp, triple amputee, famous athlete
Shivani Dixit, humanitarian
Jason Ryan Dorsey, author, speaker, and mentor
Amanda Dunbar, world-class artist
Chelsea Eubank, entrepreneur and clothing designer
Timothy Ferriss, world record holder, kickboxing champion, and #1 New York Times bestselling author
Dustin Godnick, entrepreneur, author, and speaker
Dr. Farrah Gray, entrepreneur, author, and speaker
Kent Healy, author, entrepreneur, and speaker
Joshua Heinzl, entrepreneur, toy store owner, philanthropist, and motivational speaker
Andrew Hewitt, author, speaker, visionary for education reform
Tyler Hinman, crossword puzzle champion and puzzlemaker
Joel Kent Holland, III, journalist, producer, and entrepreneur
Jack Canfield is co-creator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul® series, which includes forty New York Times bestsellers, and coauthor of The Success Principles: How to Get from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be. He is a leader in the field of personal transformation and peak performance and is currently CEO of the Canfield Training Group and Founder and Chairman of the Board of The Foundation for Self-Esteem. An internationally renowned corporate trainer and keynote speaker, he lives in Santa Barbara, California.