Love That Boy

What Two Presidents, Eight Road Trips, and My Son Taught Me About a Parent's Expectations
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Author(s): Ron Fournier
Awards:New York Times Bestseller
Original Publish Date: Apr 12, 2016
Product Number: EB00619335
Released: Apr 12, 2016
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780804140492
Publisher: Harmony
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Description

"[A]n eloquent, brave, big-hearted bookabout 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.

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