A story written by a New Milford resident has been published in the new “Chicken Soup for the Soul: My Kind (of) America.”

The story “American Sharon” by Beth A. (Waterkotte) Molinaro is included in the nearly 400-page paperback book available for $14.95.

Molinaro is a member of the Candlewood Writers Workshop in Danbury.

Her work can also be found in “Chicken Soup for the Soul: Shaping the New You.”

The latest “Chicken Soup for the Soul” book by Amy Newmark is a follow-up to the bestselling “Chicken Soup for the Soul: Random Acts of Kindness.”