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Raise the Child You've Got—Not the One You Want

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"If there should ever come a day when parents are required to read a collection of reference manuals as part of the sign up/registration process for every little league, every competitive youth athletic program, every musical and academic program or cheerleading squad, RAISE THE CHILD YOU’VE GOT, NOT THE ONE YOU WANT should be part of that collection."

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Paperback, 2, 222 pages
Published by Braeside Press (first published October 2013)
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Many child development books and books on parenting always seem to have a list of things a person must do to raise their child "right". This is not that book. Nancy Rose does not give you a definite list for how to raise your child "right" she tells you how to build a base that will build a healthy relationship with you child, and that relationship will in a symbiotic fashion build a great and successful person.
The core idea behind her book acceptance is a basic and humongous idea, that is the
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We loved this book enough to excerpt from it in the December issue and on our website. Nancy lives in the real world of parenting, and communicates the value of acceptance clearly and effectively.
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