From the all-star cast who brought you The Seven Deadly Virtues comes a book with a look at the good life... or the crazy-stressful-overwhelmed life... of a father. The Dadly Virtues is a tongue-in-cheek collection of encouragement and guidance for any stage of fatherhood, from pacifying babies to prepping for senior prom, from cutting the cord to getting the first, aBest Grandpaa t-shirt. P.J. OaRourke sets the stage with the chapter, aWhat Do Men Get from Fatherhood? Besides What They Put In ...a and then is followed by: acMatthew Continettias, aNewborn Terror: The Moment You Realize that aBundle of Joya Is a Euphemism for Something Very Different.a acStephen F. Hayesa aSiblings: The Best Gift Youall Ever Give Your Kids.a acJonah Goldbergas aGet Your Kid a Dog: The Moral Case for Pets.a acTucker Carlsonas aIn Praise of Adventure: How to Fill a Childas Life with Excitement and Danger (without Getting Them Killed).a acMichael Grahamas, aDating: Enjoy the Movie and Please Keep the Impregnation to a Minimum.a acChristopher Caldwellas aCollege: Itas Not as Bad as You Think; Itas Worse.a acAndrew Fergusonas aEmerging Adults and Empty Nesters: Just When You Had Fatherhood All Figured Out.a acToby Youngas aThe Dark Side: Bad Parenting and the Things We Think, but Do Not Say.a acJoseph Epsteinas aThanks, Grandpa: Grandfatherhood and the Spirit of the Age.a acAnd more. Father-to-be, two-time-dad, or granddad, each essay will make you laugh and, at the same time, reinforce your commitment to the virtuousathe dadlyalife.The Dadly Virtues is a tongue-in-cheek collection of encouragement and guidance for any stage of fatherhood, from pacifying babies to prepping for senior prom, from cutting the cord to getting the first, aBest Grandpaa t-shirt.
|Title||:||The Dadly Virtues|
|Author||:||Jonathan V. Last|
|Publisher||:||Templeton Foundation Press - 2015-05-04|