Nigel Latta - Mothers Raising Sons

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Used Good plus, last approx 20 pages a little wavy Paperback Dimensions: 135 x 210 x 20mm Publication Date: 2015 Mothers Raising Sons by Nigel Latta Why are boys so noisy? Why do they break things? Why are they fascinated with things that can burn, blind or cripple them? Why do...
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Used Good plus, last approx 20 pages a little wavy

Paperback 
Dimensions: 135 x 210 x 20mm
Publication Date: 2015

Mothers Raising Sons by Nigel Latta

Why are boys so noisy? Why do they break things? Why are they fascinated with things that can burn, blind or cripple them? Why do they lose the gift of speech and get so smelly at adolescence? 

All this and more is revealed, with some surprising conclusions about what we think we know about the differences between boys and girls, and a few tilts at sacred cows. With practical examples and case studies to help all mothers raising boys, there's particular comfort for single mothers worried about the lack of men in their son's lives. Whether you're a mum, a harassed grandparent, or a guardian raising boys who may not be your sons but are your boys all the same, this book's for you.

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