I wrote this book after my wife died. Her humor helped me get through the three difficult years of her terminal illness. Hundreds of people have told me how it helped them to not only deal with life-challenging issues but everyday trials and tribulations as well. It must have because the book is now in 24th printing and seventh language translation. (as of 02/01) For more, check out allenklein.com
Comedian Jerry Lewis has said that Allen Klein is "a noble and vital force watching over the human condition." Klein is an award-winning professional speaker and best-selling author of 17 books, including The Healing Power of Humor, The Courage to Laugh, Change Your Life!: A Little Book of Big Ideas, Inspiration for a Lifetime, and, Learning to Laugh When You Feel Like Crying. Klein is also a recipient of a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association for Applied and Therapeutic Humor, a Certified Speaking Professional designation from the National Speakers Association, a Toastmaster's Communication and Leadership Award, and, a New York City Hunter College Hall of Fame honoree.
Excellent book well written many many stories of humor would help in healingPublished 9 days ago by Mike Kilday
The only thing that was better than the book was...the 2 day workshop he just did at Unity Village in Kansas City, MO this past weekend!
AMAZING!! Read more
Allen Klein's book has endured. Written in the '90's, I bought it then and have referred to it as a nurse teaching patients and as a patient teaching nurses. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Florence Ditlow
A very positive, upbeat read. I recommend it for anyone struggling to stay positive while dealing with a serious illness.Published 4 months ago by StrawberryJoe
This is such a powerful idea - a "natural and healthy" way to healing oneself!! The best part about it is that you can heal your mind AND body through the use of humor... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Bostonian
Sent this to a few of my friends who are handling health challenges and we all agree that laughter and humor help to lighten the mood when one is struggling with medical issues.Published 13 months ago by Nancy Cruz
Not a life changing book, but some simple advice...don't take things too seriously right now, tomorrow you'll be able to look back and laugh at most of them. Read morePublished 13 months ago by supmoto361
Very helpful in putting life in perspective and learning to cope with adversity.Published 13 months ago by Gayle