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The Wonder of Children: Nurturing the Souls of Our Sons and Daughters

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With The Wonder of Girls and The Wonder of Boys, bestselling author Michael Gurian presented his groundbreaking views on parenting. Now, with the same breadth of vision and depth of commitment, he puts forth a practical design for better nurturing the souls of our sons and daughters.
The Wonder of Children offers Michael Gurian's scientifically argued steps toward better c
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Paperback, 272 pages
Published February 24th 2004 by Atria Books
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Jennifer
Can I give this book negative stars? Seriously, I LOATHED it. I'd never have chosen read it, except it's what my book club is reading this month. But even so, I really did want to like it, and I wanted to give it a fair shot. I like the author's main premise: that if we think of the soul as being, literally, God, in the bodies of our children, then that has to drastically affect how we see them, and how we raise them. BUT, his whole thing is that he claims that he's SCIENTIFICALLY PROVEN that th ...more
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