• vintage coin wrappers
  • cheddar cheese and raisins on white bread
  • a meal ticket
  • rain running cold fingers down your spine
  • unscarred snow
  • a good down sleeping bag with a closed-cell foam pad
  • an ice-cream sundae for a crowd

14,000 things to be happy about is a bestseller with over 1.25 million copies in print, celebrating all the little things in life. Without plot or rhyme, explanation or footnote, these entries conjure up the rich evocative effect of an epic poem, proving that the little things are what make life worth living. The new edition is here, with 4,000 new entries and many revisions.