Synopses & Reviews
Millions of Americans have come to rely on the Complete Idiot's Guide series for practical, basic information on everything from preparing an income tax return to entertaining weekend guests. The witty, conversational style and the inviting, browsable format take the intimidation factor out of learning new skills. This season the popular series -- which has featured such top sellers as The Complete Idiot's Guide to Dating and The Complete Idiot's Guide to Making Money on Wall Street -- has been expanded to include 27 new tides. As always, each book includes:
-- Idiot-proof steps for mastering specific skills
-- An easy-to-use design, including fun sidebars and witty cartoons
-- Warnings, tips, definitions, and advice from leading authorities
-- The popular "Least You Need To Know" feature at the back of each chapter
Learn how to be a great grandparent!
More than 8 million Americans are grandparents, and that number will grow as baby boomers reach grandparenting age. This heartwarming book offers new grandparents a refresher course in baby basics, such as how to childproof a home and choose appropriate toys. It teaches grandparents how to best fulfill their special role as a source of wisdom, counsel, and family lore. Also includes information on how to maintain family ties in the midst of divorce, remarriage, or relocation. An entertaining, uplifting guide every new grandparent will need!
You're no idiot, of course. You've raised good kids, sustained a loving relationship with your spouse, and run a successful household for years. But now that it's time to become a grandparent, you feel like you're starting from scratch. Don't be scared! The Complete Idiot's Guide to Grandparenting takes the fear out of raising grandchildren. Feel confident about maintaining your relationship with your kids, developing a bond with our grandkids, and enjoying your time spent with the younger generations, In this Complete Idiot's Guide you get: