14,000 Things to be Happy About

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14,000 Things to be Happy About
Barbara Ann Kipfer – 14,000 Things to be Happy About cover.jpg
AuthorBarbara Ann Kipfer
CountryUnited States
PublisherWorkman Publishing
Publication date
031.02 20
LC ClassB187.H3 K55 1990

14,000 things to be happy about is a book by Barbara Ann Kipfer. Illustrated by Pierre Le-Tan. It was published in 1990 by Workman Publishing.

The book is a list of about 14,000 random and sometimes abstract items, apparently compiled by the author over the course of 20 years. More than one million copies have been sold. It was ranked 11th on the 1990 paperback bestseller list.[1] A revised version with 1,500 new entries was published in 2007. The 25th anniversary edition, revised and with 4,000 new entries was published in 2014.


  1. ^ "Longest-Running Paperback Bestsellers for 1990." Publishers Weekly, January 4, 1991.