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Growing great boys / Ian Grant
Bib ID 4350163
Format BookBook
Author
Grant, Ian, 1939-
 
Description North Sydney, N.S.W. : Random House Australia, 2008 
208 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9781864711042
Summary

"Growing great boys is a brilliant, practical parenting book about parenting boys from toddlers to teens from one of New Zealand's leading parenting experts. Packed with lots of tips and pragmatic ideas for parents, it has a strong and positive message for parents. The following issues are dealt with in the book: The challenges for boys in the 21st century - The uniqueness of boys/men - The importance of fathers in parenting boys - The place of mothers in parenting boys - Parenting boys on your own - How to parent preschooler boys (or under 5s) - How to parent primary school boys (or 5-12 year olds) - How to parent teenage boys - Boys and masks - Talking to the real boy - Boys and spirituality, traditions and rites of passage. Growing great boys is a delightful manual for successfully guiding, coaching, disciplining, loving, encouraging and inspiring boys from birth through to teenage years. It's substance is insightful and challenging and it will be rewarding to all parents who read it."--Provided by publisher.

Subjects Child rearing.  |  Parenting.  |  Boys.

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