The New Father: A Dad's Guide to the First Year

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Abbeville Press, May 1, 2004 - Family & Relationships - 320 pages
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Faced with the myriad challenges of fatherhood, new dads everywhere have come to rely on the wit and wisdom of Armin A. Brott. With more than 1 million copies in print, his highly praised fatherhood series has become the essential resource. In this significantly updated, revised, and expanded handbook, the award-winning author offers even more advice and encouragement and wider coverage to help new dads everywhere become effective, involved fathers. Incorporating a wealth of knowledge from top experts, the latest scientific research, and the author's and other fathers' personal experiences, The New Father presents invaluable information and practical tips. Illustrated with delightful cartoons that underscore the joys and challenges of parenting, The New Father: A Dad's Guide to the First Year is an essential resource for every dad. It's sure to give every mom a lot of fresh insights as well. Book jacket.

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Review: The New Father: A Dad's Guide to the First Year

User Review  - Bryan Mclellan - Goodreads

Overall I've enjoyed the series. It is great having a resource focused toward fathers. Toward the end of this book I felt there was an abundance of overprotective advice, such that I got a little irritated. However, most of the time I felt the advice was pretty reasonable and helpful. Read full review

Review: The New Father: A Dad's Guide to the First Year

User Review  - MG - Goodreads

Definitely not nearly as detailed as Heidi Murkoff's "What to Expect the First Year". But, as a working dad who needed to learn a few tricks of the trade, I found the information in Brott's book far ... Read full review


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Sergio Zyman is the bestselling author of "The End of Marketing as We Know It" as well as the chairman of the Zyman Group, a strategic consulting firm whose clients include EDS, ConAgra Foods, Alcoa, and Blockbuster. He is also the namesake of Emory Universitys new Zyman Institute for Brand Science.

Armin A. Brott is a business writer.

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