Father to Daughter: Life Lessons on Raising a Girl

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Workman Publishing, 2003 - Family & Relationships - 378 pages
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Warm and fuzzy, anchored in values, and filled with simple words of wisdom, this beloved, bestselling book for parents speak to the important business of raising daughters, and distill their timeless lessons into one nugget of wisdom per page some lighthearted, some serious, some practical, and some intangible, and all supported by a strong moral backbone.

Freshly updated, the book begins with the Five Keys of Parenting, a guide to navigating the extraordinary, even if sometimes exasperating, journey of parenthood. It s filled with helpful reassurance: "Tickle her, play with her, give her piggyback rides. She s not breakable." And accepting bittersweet reality: " Prepare for the day when you re not the most important man in her life.""

 

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Absolutely beautiful. A very small book but one any dad will always treasure. Read full review

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5
IV
133
V
195
VI
239
VII
279
VIII
307
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Harry H. Harrison, Jr. is a nationally acclaimed author appearing on the "NY Times" and Booksense lists of best-selling non-fiction trade paperback and parenting books. He has over 3.6 million books in print featuring titles such as"Father to Son, ""Father to Daughter, Life Lessons on Raising a Boy, ""Mother to Daughter, " plus five titles in his 1001 Things series. He and his wife, Melissa, have two boys.

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