Stone Soup: The Secret Recipe for Making Something from Nothing by Bill Liao
Approx. 66,370 words.
Published on February 8, 2010 by
On a cold night a storyteller who knew the limitless power of words visited a famine-Stricken village and, finding no fireside for a fable, began boiling a stone in a big pot in sight of everyone. One by one the curious villagers were encouraged to join in the feast of Stone Soup and one by one they believed in and contributed to the feast that inevitably resulted...