Love That Boy
  • Author : Ron Fournier
  • Release Date : 12 April 2016
  • Publisher : Harmony
  • Genre : Family & Relationships
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN 13 : 9780804140492
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Book Description: "[A]n eloquent, brave, big-hearted book…about the timeless anxieties and emotions of parenthood, and the modern twists thereon.” —James Fallows, The Atlantic Love That Boy is a uniquely personal story about the causes and costs of outsized parental expectations. What we want for our children—popularity, normalcy, achievement, genius—and what they truly need—grit, empathy, character—are explored by National Journal’s Ron Fournier, who weaves his extraordinary journey to acceptance around the latest research on childhood development and stories of other loving-but-struggling parents.

Love That Boy

Love That Boy

Author : Ron Fournier
Publisher : Harmony
Genre : Family & Relationships
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"[A]n eloquent, brave, big-hearted book…about the timeless anxieties and emotions of parenthood, and the modern twists thereon.” —James Fallows, The Atlantic Love That Boy is a uniquely personal story about the causes and costs of outsized parental expectations. What we want for our children—popularity, normalcy, achievement, genius—...

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