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    Filed at 8:11 pm under by dcobranchi

    Not mine though. Jeanne tipped me to the book “Hold on to Your Kids: Why Parents Need to Matter More Than Peers.” The first review at Amazon makes it sound like a worthwhile read (but probably not a beach book).

    3 Responses to “BOOK REVIEW”


    Comment by
    Ulrike
    June 29th, 2005
    at 5:53 pm

    It’s been available in Canada for a while, and the moms on the PositiveParenting-Discipline list have been raving about it! Many of the US moms have been trying to get it before it’s release here.


    Comment by
    Ulrike
    June 29th, 2005
    at 5:55 pm

    Yes, there’s an extra apostrophe up there. Just ignore it, please.


    Comment by
    Ron
    June 29th, 2005
    at 6:06 pm

    The reviewer is right about that book. It may be the most important book on parenting I’ve ever read. I don’t remember it being that full of jargon though– it seemed very accessible to me. The homeschooling quote in the review is the only mention of homeschooling in the entire book, but considering the topic there are obvious implications for homeschooling.