Growing up firstborn: the pressure and privilege of being number one

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Delacorte Press, Oct 1, 1989 - Family & Relationships - 280 pages
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Written specifically for adults who were the first born in their families or their parents, this book uncovers the unique traits of the firstborn and helps them learn how to take advantage of the good and minimize the bad.

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User Review  - Philip - Goodreads

Insanely accurate and explains alot even with variations in birth order. Now we know why our family has (DRIVEN)... insane members. Read full review

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User Review  - Leta-Kaye - Goodreads

Mom picked this up for a quarter, so I thought I'd give it a shot. Although outdated, this book was an interesting self-awareness type read. Nothing shocking, but plenty to contemplate. Particularly I ... Read full review


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