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Growing Up with a Bucket Full of Happiness

Three Rules for a Happier Life

Carol McCloud, Penny Weber (Illustrator)


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"When I got this awesome new addition to my bucket books... I showed it to my 3-5th graders... they were eagerly wanting me to read it and wanted to know when it would also be available in our school library. It's a chapter book and well... it's PERFECT. The kids are learning all kinds of new things about bucket filling." —Roxanne Davison, Books That Heal Kids

If you're new to the concepts of bucket filling and bucket dipping, then this award-winning book is for you! This sequel to Have You Filled A Bucket Today? features easy-to-read chapters, colorful illustrations, and daily questions to help readers become better bucket fillers that are more self-aware. Readers will learn the three main rules of bucket filling and will gain a better understanding of why and how "dipping" behaviors occur...and how to handle themselves when feeling dipped. This 88-page chapter book is perfect for children, parents, grandparents, teachers and people that want to teach empathy, nurture kindness and create a positive environment in their home, classroom, workplace and community.

Winner of 18 awards. For more information on bucket filling or free downloadables and resources, please visit

Publications by Bucket Fillers:
• Have You Filled a Bucket Today?
• Fill a Bucket
• Growing Up with a Bucket Full of Happiness
• My Bucketfilling Journal
• Will You Fill My Bucket?
• Bucket Filling from A to Z
• Bucket Filling from A to Z Poster Set
• My Very Own Bucket Filling from A to Z Coloring Book
• Halle and Tiger with their Bucketfilling Family
• Buckets, Dippers, and Lids

Bucket Fillers, 9781933916576, 88pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2010

About the Author

Carol McCloud, the "Bucket Lady," is the author of ten books, which began with the ever-popular Have You Filled a Bucket Today?A Guide to Daily Happiness for Kids in 2006. By trade, Carol is a speaker, author, and certified emotional intelligence trainer. Her books have sold nearly three million copies in English and have been translated into many different languages. A champion for bucket filling, Carol works with a powerful team who strive to help all ages grow in kindness, self-control, resilience, and forgiveness, all leading to a happier life. For more information, visit