You Can Overcome Bullying (and Other Stuff That Keeps You Down)
Jul 21, 2015 | 224 Pages
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About Stand Strong
With no arms, no legs, and no defense, Nick Vujicic was once a bully’s target and knows what it feels like to be picked on and pushed around: It makes your stomach hurt, gives you nightmares, and feels like there is no hope in sight. But Nick shows how you too can overcome and rise above bullying.
No Bully Can Define Who You Are
Nick has experienced bullying of all kinds for being “different.” But he’s learned that he doesn’t have to play the bully’s game–and neither do you. In Stand Strong Nick gives you strategies for developing a “bully defense system,” so you can handle bullies of all kinds by building your strength from the inside out.
Find out how to:
· Turn being bullied into a great opportunity (yes, really!)
· Create a safety zone within yourself
· Establish strong values that no bully can shake
· Deal with cyber bullies
· Develop a spiritual foundation to stay strong against bullying
· Monitor your emotions and control your response to them
· Help others who are being bullied
Are you facing the unwanted attention of a bully? You can stand up to the challenge, because you have greater power over your feelings and your life than you may think! Just ask Nick--the man with no arms or legs…and “a ridiculously good life.”
About Nick VujicicNick Vujicic is an international and New York Times best-selling author, evangelist, motivational speaker, and the director of Life Without Limbs, an organization that helps share the message of the hope in Christ to the entire globe. Nick is an inspiration worldwide with crowds and the media for his positive attitude towards overcoming obstacles and achieving dreams. A longtime resident of Australia, he now lives in southern California with his wife, Kanae, and son, Kiyoshi.
224 pages | Published by WaterBrook
On Sale Date: Jul 21, 2015
Trim Size: 5-3/16 x 8
Carton Quantity: 24
This is a book about being bullied. Specifically, what you can do about it. In it, Nick Vujicic (born without arms or legs - a bully's dream!) gives you a blueprint for a "Bully Defense System" that you create yourself, by realizing who you are, how important you are, why bullies do what they do, etc. Nick was bullied quite a bit in his growing up years, and still encounters it to some extent, today. He is well equipped to share on the...
Inspirational author and speaker, Nick Vujicic, draws crowds from far and wide when he speaks at local churches and community centers. Recently he spoke at The Bridge in Newbury Park, CA, where my friends and family listened mesmerized in a standing room only auditorium. Upon hearing all their high remarks, I jumped at the chance to get a peek inside his mind with a read of his book on bullying, Stand Strong.Nick Vujicic, born in...
This book is especially good for those who, not only are bullied, but also who could be a bystander to bullying. I feel that in every news story nowadays, it's all about the victim and his/her feelings. Don't get me wrong. It's great to know about the victims' perspective, but I feel it's overrated.Every article is about someone being a victim to something. Sometimes I feel that people get easily offended in the little things and everyone...
I really enjoyed this book and passed on to my teenagers who also highly enjoyed it. What a motivation? My kids and myself remember Nick from a life class that Oprah had and what an inspiration he is. Love the book and will pass on to family.
Nick Vujicic's Stand Strong: You Can Overcome Bullying (and Other Stuff That Keeps You Down) offers advice and wisdom about the bullying epidemic affecting 1 in 6 American children. He's more familiar than most with the nightmares, stomach aches and sense of hopelessness bullies cause when a child is "different". Since Nick is the post-child for difference, there's no better spokesperson to write a book like Stand...