Susan M. Heim is an author and editor, specializing in parenting, multiples, Christian and women’s issues. She is a longtime editor and co-author for the bestselling Chicken Soup for the Soul series. In addition to several Chicken Soup for the Soul titles, Susan’s published work includes: It’s Twins! Parent-to-Parent Advice from Infancy Through Adolescence; Boosting Your Baby’s Brain Power; Oh, Baby! 7 Ways a Baby Will Change Your Life the First Year; and, Twice the Love: Stories of Inspiration for Families with Twins, Multiples and Singletons. Her articles have appeared in many books, websites, and magazines, including Angels on Earth and Twins Magazine. Susan discusses parenting issues and features product reviews and giveaways on her blog, “Susan Heim on Parenting,” at She also blogs about books, writing and publishing on Susan Heim on Writing at Susan is the married mother of four sons.


“Susan Heim is an inspirational writer and an exceptional editor who manages to tell the truth about life’s ups and downs in a way that touches the heart, uplifts the spirit and connects with readers all over the world.”
—John Byrne, broadcaster and columnist for BBC Radio London/The Stage newspaper