Chicken Soup for the Soul: Get Out of Your Comfort Zone

Saturday, October 21, 2023 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Join us for a reading with contributing authors of Chicken Soup for the Soul: Get Out of Your Comfort Zone on Saturday, October 21st at 4:00 PM at Late for the Train!

Jennifer Priest Mitchell, Ruth Rotkowitz, K.M. Waldvogel, and Jenni Murphy will read stories published in this thrilling edition of Chicken Soup for the Soul. The reading will be followed by a Q&A and book signing. Books will be available for sale by Bright Side Bookshop.

This event is free and open to the public. RSVP is encouraged but not required: please RSVP here.


K.M. Waldvogel has a story included in Chicken Soup for the Soul: Attitude of Gratitude. Waldvogel is also the author of a middle-grade narrative nonfiction book, Spies, Soldiers, Couriers, and Saboteurs: Women of the American Revolution, and two picture books, Three Little Ghosts and Whoo, Whoo, Who’s Out There?

Ruth Rotkowitz is the author of two novels, Escaping the Whale and The Whale Surfaces. The former was a finalist in the Best New Fiction category in American Fiction Awards 2021. She has written fiction, nonfiction, and poetry for various publications, including several Chicken Soup anthologies.

Jennifer Priest Mitchell holds a B.A. from Capital University in Ohio and an M.A. from Arizona State University. She has published poems and articles in magazines, journals, and anthologies, including the Chicken Soup for the Soul series. She enjoys baking and hiking with her family and researching her genealogy.

Jenni Murphy is published in Chicken Soup for the Soul: Your Wonderful, Wacky Family, and soon to be released Chicken Soup for the Soul: Just Say Yes! She writes about her own experiences and the people that have decorated her life.  Watch for her upcoming book, The Swear Jar. You can reach her at

Event address: 
19A E Aspen Avenue
Flagstaff, AZ 86001-5230
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Get Out of Your Comfort Zone : 101 Stories about Trying New Things, Overcoming Fear and Broadening Your World By Amy Newmark Cover Image
ISBN: 9781611591033
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chicken Soup for the Soul - July 25th, 2023