My Teenage Son's Goal in Life Is to Make Me Feel 3,500 Years Old: and Other Thoughts on Parenting from Dave Barry

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Andrews McMeel Publishing, Feb 5, 2013 - Humor - 112 pages
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Dave Barry isn't just funny. His wit cuts right to the core of life's absurdities. In "My Teenage Son's Greatest Goal in Life Is to Make Me Feel 3,500 Years Old" and Other Thoughts on Parenting from Dave Barry, Dave shares his hopes, fears, and insights about his own stint as a father. "Most people make babies out to be very complicated, but the truth is they have only three moods: Mood One: Just about to cry. Mood Two: Crying. Mood Three: Just finished crying."

 

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A cute, funny collection of clips from Dave Barry's columns over the years. Anything funny he wrote about parenting. You can read it in an hour or less and it would make a good gift book for a parent. Read full review

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Section 1
3
Section 2
17
Section 3
26
Section 4
45
Section 5
49
Section 6
51
Section 7
53
Section 8
57
Section 9
60
Section 10
76
Section 11
81
Section 12
97
Section 13
104
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Dave Barry is the author of many bestsellers including "Dave Barry's Complete Guide to Guys," "Dave Barry Turns 40 "and "Dave Barry Is Not Making This Up." A wildly popular syndicated columnist, Barry won the 1988 Pulitzer Prize for commentary. He lives in Miami, FL.

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