Amy Newmark distills advice and wisdom from her life and more than 20,000 Chicken Soup for the Soul stories into her crash course in how to be happy. She is the bestselling author, editor-in-chief, and publisher of the Chicken Soup for the Soul book series. By compiling inspirational and aspirational true stories curated from ordinary people who have extraordinary experiences, Amy has kept the 23-year-old Chicken Soup for the Soul brand fresh and relevant. In addition, she is the author of Simply Happy, a crash course in Chicken Soup for the Soul advice and wisdom that is filled with easy-to-implement, practical tips for having a better life. Audiences are entertained, energized, and enlightened by dozens of practical, simple tips that Amy shares that work instantly to improve their everyday lives and future.