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Father to Son: Life Lessons on Raising a Boy

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Warm and fuzzy, anchored in values, and filled with simple words of wisdom, this beloved, bestselling book for parents speaks to the important business of raising sons, and distills their timeless lessons into one nugget of wisdom per page--some lighthearted, some serious, some practical, and some intangible, and all supported by a strong moral backbone.


Freshly updated, the book begins with the Five Keys of Parenting, a guide to navigating the extraordinary, even if sometimes exasperating, journey of parenthood. It's filled with the importance of nurturing responsibility: Teach him that the world will judge him by his actions, not his intentions. Fun stuff: Have tea with him in the afternoons. Serve cookies. And when he's ready to go: Hug him fiercely.

Synopsis:

On the Important Business of Raising a Son

A boy comes with boundless love and enthusiasm, but no instructions. In this little book of wisdom for fathers, discover hundreds of succinct thoughts--practical and intangible, lighthearted and serious, all supported by a strong moral backbone--to guide, to remind, to teach, and to inspire.

About the Author

Harry Harrison is an award-winning copywriter and principal of the creative consultancy firm, Harrison Creative Direction. His is also the author of Father to Son and Father to Daughter.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780761174882
Author:
Harrison, Harry H., Jr.
Publisher:
Workman Publishing
Author:
Harrison, Jr., Harry H.
Author:
Harrison, Melissa
Author:
Harry H. Harrison, Jr.
Subject:
Self-Help : General
Subject:
Parenting
Subject:
Family & Relationships-Parenting - Fatherhood
Subject:
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Family Relationships
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Publication Date:
20130431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
324
Dimensions:
6 x 4 in

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On the Important Business of Raising a Son

A boy comes with boundless love and enthusiasm, but no instructions. In this little book of wisdom for fathers, discover hundreds of succinct thoughts--practical and intangible, lighthearted and serious, all supported by a strong moral backbone--to guide, to remind, to teach, and to inspire.

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