We Will Survive: True Stories of Encouragement, Inspiration, and the Power of Song

We Will Survive: True Stories of Encouragement, Inspiration, and the Power of Song Gloria Gaynor Sue Carswell
  • Title: We Will Survive: True Stories of Encouragement, Inspiration, and the Power of Song
  • Author: Gloria Gaynor Sue Carswell
  • ISBN: 9781477849132
  • Page: 106
  • Format: Paperback
  • We Will Survive: True Stories of Encouragement, Inspiration, and the Power of Song Gloria Gaynor Sue Carswell We Will Survive True Stories of Encouragement Inspiration and the Power of Song Gloria Gaynor s hit single I Will Survive debuted in to overwhelming success Shortly thereafter the single went double platinum and over three decades later still strikes a chord among men and
    Gloria Gaynor s 1 hit single I Will Survive debuted in 1978 to overwhelming success Shortly thereafter, the single went double platinum and over three decades later still strikes a chord among men and women everywhere.Over the years, the disco legend has received thousands of personal messages from adoring fans whose lives have been transformed by this timeless song TGloria Gaynor s 1 hit single I Will Survive debuted in 1978 to overwhelming success Shortly thereafter, the single went double platinum and over three decades later still strikes a chord among men and women everywhere.Over the years, the disco legend has received thousands of personal messages from adoring fans whose lives have been transformed by this timeless song Their remarkable stories reveal that I Will Survive has reached people from all walks of life and touched their lives in thousands of unique ways From individuals triumphing over illness to those suffering from the painful loss of a loved one to others piecing their lives together after bearing witness to national tragedy, I Will Survive has become an emotional anthem for them and for millions of Gaynor s adoring fans around the world.In We Will Survive, Gloria shares forty of these inspirational, true stories about survivors of all kinds individuals who have found comfort, hope, and courage through the power of this one song.
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    1. Gloria Gaynor is an American singer, best known for the disco era hits I Will Survive Hot 100 number 1, 1979 , Never Can Say Goodbye Hot 100 number 9, 1974 , Let Me Know I Have a Right Hot 100 number 42, 1980 and I Am What I Am RB number 82, 1983.


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    1. This seemed like the most interesting of the titles available the first time I looked into the Kindle First program I usually love true life stories I ll sometimes read just those parts of magazine articles and skip the rest of the text but this book and I just didn t click I wasn t encouraged or inspired and the tie ins with the song felt forced a lot of the time It s been sitting on my Kindle not quite half read for weeks now, and I have no desire to finish, so I m giving up on it.

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    2. This is a collection of survivor s stories read by Gloria Gaynor and includes her own triumphs over the shiz storm we call life and the audio has her music too which just sounded creepy because I listen to my audiobooks at 2x speed Some of the stories were touching, and some had me tearing up But they were very uneven because not everyone s story was well written As they all linked to Gloria Gaynor s song, some of the author s went a bit overboard trying to work in the lyrics like the woman who [...]

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    3. This is such an inspiring, heartwarming book It s somewhat along the lines of the Chicken Soup for the Soul books, with around 40 inspiring stories of survival, all tied together by the song I Will Survive Although this collection of short stories is perfect for a coffee table book that you can pick up and read when you don t have a lot of time but need something uplifting, I devoured it in one setting I ll definitely be buying a paperback of this to keep around the house, oh, and an extra large [...]

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    4. I anticipated this book being very uplifting and inspiring It was not, for me Although I realize the details of people s tragedies were important for the stories, I felt they overwhelmed the survival aspects of the stories I would have liked the connection with the song to be overtly stated Also, the writing was often confusing.

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    5. Goodit was enjoyable to read makes u realize how PRECIOUS family and friends can be also to enjoy everyday of your life

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    6. I was pleased to read this book through the Kindle First program, and when I read the advanced reviews, I thought this would be a great read As a compilation of stories, the writing styles vary as each writer told their story of survival Some of the stories, like Evelyn on Top, Annie Twice Chosen, and A Car Ride to Heaven were amazing, inspirational takes of overcoming amazing adversity Others, like Mother Cub Instinct, illustrate smaller, everyday mountains climbed by women who found significan [...]

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    7. I thought this was an interesting concept, people s stories of how I Will Survive inspired and changed their lives.I am not sure how to explain it, but maybe the stories were too short They were ultra positive, which isn t a problem Positivity is good But the stories were too short on substance and just focused on the ends of the journey Most stories gave a page or 2 of background then just went right into gushing love of the song and how it carried them But nothing inbetween I wanted of the su [...]

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    8. It wasn t what I expected I thought maybe it would be her memoir but it was The only reason I gave it three stars is because I thought the stories were about falling down then getting up again, yet I felt not every story belong in the book Some seem unfinished I keep rewinding the recording because I thought I d missed it, but it simply wasn t there There were some stories that were heart wrenching and I had to dry my tears while I was driving because it was hindering my sight Another thing tha [...]

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    9. As with any collection of stories from different authors, the writing quality varies, but it is apparent most are not professionals Some of the stories seem a little trite and unimportant when placed up against writers who survived the Holocaust or genocide in Africa, but then, I imagine most of our troubles seem insignificant when compared to that I will survive is a phrase that can t help but make you feel a little powerful, a little in control of your life It s no surprise the famous disco [...]

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    10. This was the first Kindle First book I received when I started Prime I was somewhat skeptical of the premise but was hopeful It ended up being an okay book interesting stories, some of them very touching, but not much substance Each time the writer would mention the song, I was no longer as interested Don t get me wrong, I Will Survive is a great song I simply had a hard time believing that all these writers were REALLY thinking about that particular song at that particular moment in their lives [...]

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    11. As a lover of music, and I have an understanding how our lives are always connected to a particular song, this was the reason why I read thiswe have all danced around our handbag to I will survive countless times, I would guess This was an inspiring story, of love and survival in tough times no spoilers A single parent bringing up children is hard enough To come through it is even tougher.

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    12. I really enjoyed this collection of survivor stories This was truly inspirational At this moment, I have been dealing with some personal drama that has made me give up hope It was truly a blessing that I found this novel as a Kindle First novel.This book shows that we can all survive horrid situations This is a good book if you re wanting an inspirational novel that shows the strength of survivors or horrid situations.

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    13. As many others this book title was the most interesting titles of kindle first read.I enjoyed it in the beginning but not all the stories are interesting and encouraging to continue I found that I was forcing myself to continue reading the book but at I point I gave up and skipped I might go back to find if the rest of the stories worth it.

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    14. Very empowering book, especially if you are in a bad moment in life and need to get up I liked most of the stories in the book A few of them really touched me, others were just interesting and a few of them should not be included in the book that s why I give 4 stars instead of 5 Very uplifting.

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    15. Not what I expectedthe song I will survive is my all time favorite song I had high hopes for the book but there were only truly a couple of the stories that I felt embodied what book could have been while all the stories were true survival stories the way the incorporated the song just didn t work for me good effort.

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    16. This was a free book from Prime It was a quick read It s a collection of stories about people who found inspiration from Gloria Gaynor s song I Will Survive while going through tough times in their lives All the stories are short and written by the person themselves It s an okay read.

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    17. I probably would give it a 2.5 if possible I enjoyed the true stories of people who have survived terrible circumstances Some of their stories were very well written, and some were not, that is not to take away of the stories themselves, it just made it harder to read If the song I will survive means something personal to you then this book will be a big hit.Peace

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    18. I have always liked the song I Will Survive , so I was immediately interested in this book when I read the description We Will Survive contains 40 true stories of people inspired by Gloria Gaynor s song Heart wrenching, inspiring and uplifting, it is a wonderful book So glad I had the opportunity to read it via Kindle First.

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    19. 40 emotional stories is a daunting list to work through, with the most traumatic and spectacular events placed early on the excitement seems in descending order You can usually get a feel for the vibe of a story early on, and it might be better to skip on through some parts The audiobook includes relevant songs occasionally after a story.

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    20. Disco music may be dead, but its queen is alive and kicking.with an inspirational anthology that celebrates the tryumph of human resiliency askmissa 2013 12 06 will s

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    21. Uplifting stories of surpassing tragedy, fear all other hardships.The stories cover every part of the human condition and the ability to survive whatever hardship comes your way Sometimes with the strength of Christ, and sometimes without.

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    22. Inspireing and many tears

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    23. Not a fave I ll leave it at that.

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    24. Some of the stories were good, a few were great and none were terrible I did enjoy all the stories put together though, it was rather uplifting.

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    25. A very stimulating book with strong healing power to make people who suffer survive

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    26. It is what it isAs the title states, it s about the will men and women have to overcome some very traumatic situations Easy, quick read.

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    27. 9 inspirational survivor stories Each individual was touched in some way by Gloria Gaynor s song, I Will Survive Good, easy reading for the holidays which can sometimes be challenging.

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    28. Interesting stories of survival.

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    29. Too sentimental I can t keep going I do still like the idea that people have found the song to be a source of strength, though.

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    30. Great read, interesting, inspiring stories by people who ve survived a huge variety of challenges, all connected by that Gloria Gaynor anthem I Will Survive.

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