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The Little Boy Book: A Guide to the First Eight Years

3.85 of 5 stars 3.85  ·  rating details  ·  20 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Complete, authoritative, and sensible, The Little Boy Book draws on four years of research, and numerous studies and interviews, to address the special needs of raising a boy today. Two writers, both parents of boys and one an early childhood educator, guide you from the day you bring your "little blue bundle" home through his crucial elementary school years. Inside, you'l ...more
ebook, 320 pages
Published October 24th 2012 by Ballantine Books (first published August 12th 1987)
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Apr 11, 2011 Jan rated it 5 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: the parents of all boys
I am a card carrying member of the Fred McMurray Club. I have 3 sons. I read this book back when it first came out and have been recommending it to all those who have a boy. A baby is a baby is a baby, as we have all heard so many times before but there is a definite difference between sons and daughters and raising them. My gram always said, "A little girl is nothing more than a short woman and a man is little more than a tall little boy."
Ellen C
my son is 9 now, how I will miss reading ideas from days gone by!
Shannon
Just started it last night actually!

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