Synopses & Reviews
With a combined total of over 300,000 Girlfriends' Guides in print, Vicki Iovine offers the kind of tongue-in-cheek humor and straight-from-the-hip advice that has made her one of today's most popular authorities on child rearing. Now she takes the next step in the Girlfriends series by helping mothers deal with that mysterious, baffling, often adorable and frequently alarming being their baby has become--a toddler.
“Chatty, hilarious, informative and wise…Iovine offers the kind of frank, sanity-saving advice you might get from a beloved best friend whos already been there.”—Bookpage
“Iovine and the Girlfriends are back at it again, granting us the benefit of their considerable experience on everything toddlerish.”—The Austin Chronicle
“Well-written and graced with humor, The Girlfriends Guide will, like a good friend, help get you thorough those first wobbly years of motherhood.”—Chicago Tribune
“Iovine offers entertaining anecdotes and sage advice on raising kids from ages one to three…this seasoned mom knowledgeably walks readers through the toddler trenches…fans will be delighted in this latest volume in the Girlfriends series, and new mothers warily approaching their childs toddlerhood will find that Iovines take on these challenging years is as reasonable as that of any ‘expert—and quite a bit funnier.”—Publishers Weekly
The blockbuster series of "Girlfriends' Guides" takes the next logical step--with toddlers. In her trademark wise, witty, and always honest fashion, Iovine takes on the big issues of the toddler years: tantrums, saying "no" and meaning it, and potty training.