How to Raise Your Adult Children: Real-Life Advice for When Your Kids Don't Want to Grow Up

How to Raise Your Adult Children: Real-Life Advice for When Your Kids Don't Want to Grow Up

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by Gail Parent, Susan Ende
     
 

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A funny and practical guide to parenting "grown" children.

Today's "kids" are taking longer to move out, tend to marry later, and are baffling their parents with issues far beyond the expertise of Spock or Ferber.

In this irreverent yet essential guide, a bestselling writer and a psychotherapist- both of whom have adult children-team up to provide

Overview

A funny and practical guide to parenting "grown" children.

Today's "kids" are taking longer to move out, tend to marry later, and are baffling their parents with issues far beyond the expertise of Spock or Ferber.

In this irreverent yet essential guide, a bestselling writer and a psychotherapist- both of whom have adult children-team up to provide witty and insightful advice for the millions who need help handling a range of perilous and very adult situations, including

? how to get a couch potato out of the house
• when to not pay for a child's wedding
• what to say about your kids' own parenting methods
• and much, much more

Editorial Reviews

Library Journal
The idea of bringing together a comedy writer (Parent) and a psychotherapist (Ende) to write a book on such a serious and complex topic is sheer brilliance. The authors respond to letters written by concerned parents of boomerang kids. With liberal amounts of humor, they dispense practical suggestions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780452297203
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
07/26/2011
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
540,934
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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Meet the Author

Gail Parent is an Emmy-winning television writer and producer as well as a bestselling novelist.
Susan Ende has been a psychotherapist in private practice for more than twenty-five years. Together they have seen it all.

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How to Raise Your Adult Children: Real-Life Advice for When Your Kids Don't Want to Grow Up 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Lol this is so last year