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The Resource Pacify me : a handbook for the freaked-out new dad, by Chris Mancini

Pacify me : a handbook for the freaked-out new dad, by Chris Mancini

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Pacify me : a handbook for the freaked-out new dad
Title
Pacify me
Title remainder
a handbook for the freaked-out new dad
Statement of responsibility
by Chris Mancini
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A whimsical volume of essays for reluctant new fathers candidly shares the author's parenting experiences from his wife's pregnancy through the infant years, sharing lighthearted insights into such topics as perpetual crying, endless diaper changes, and the resumption of parent intimacy. Original
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318574
Cataloging source
DLC
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Mancini, Chris
Dewey number
649/.10851
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ756
LC item number
.M33 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Fatherhood
  • Fathers
  • Father and infant
Target audience
adult
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a handbook for the freaked-out new dad
Label
Pacify me : a handbook for the freaked-out new dad, by Chris Mancini
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
My life is over -- Why are men so freaked-out about having children? -- Getting pregnant (not you, obviously) -- The pregnancy, or : how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb--er baby -- Homework I really don't feel like doing : classes, movies, and books -- Health and tests you can't study for -- Like a college party, sex is a 50-50 chance -- Getting your house ready for your new permanent roommate -- The delivery, C-sections, and Monty Python -- The hospital stay and unexpected epiphanies -- So--now what do we do? -- My baby is crying. Help me -- Now that I have another mouth to feed, how do I feed it? -- The myths and truths of having a child -- Picking a daycare, or when to give your baby to a complete stranger -- I see a new mother but where the hell did my wife go? -- Pediatricians, vaccines, and celebrities -- Baby proofing, safety, and tilting at windmills -- Children's programming or programming children? -- What's the best way to parent? -- Parent groups -- Sign, sign, everywhere a sign -- Oh, the places you'll reluctantly go : traveling with an infant or toddler -- Are you a bad parent? -- Advice from family and other people, but mostly family -- What's the best and worst part about having a child? -- Other than the robots taking over, what does the future hold?
Control code
2009004761
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 206 p.
Isbn
9781439128879
Lccn
2009004761
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Label
Pacify me : a handbook for the freaked-out new dad, by Chris Mancini
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
My life is over -- Why are men so freaked-out about having children? -- Getting pregnant (not you, obviously) -- The pregnancy, or : how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb--er baby -- Homework I really don't feel like doing : classes, movies, and books -- Health and tests you can't study for -- Like a college party, sex is a 50-50 chance -- Getting your house ready for your new permanent roommate -- The delivery, C-sections, and Monty Python -- The hospital stay and unexpected epiphanies -- So--now what do we do? -- My baby is crying. Help me -- Now that I have another mouth to feed, how do I feed it? -- The myths and truths of having a child -- Picking a daycare, or when to give your baby to a complete stranger -- I see a new mother but where the hell did my wife go? -- Pediatricians, vaccines, and celebrities -- Baby proofing, safety, and tilting at windmills -- Children's programming or programming children? -- What's the best way to parent? -- Parent groups -- Sign, sign, everywhere a sign -- Oh, the places you'll reluctantly go : traveling with an infant or toddler -- Are you a bad parent? -- Advice from family and other people, but mostly family -- What's the best and worst part about having a child? -- Other than the robots taking over, what does the future hold?
Control code
2009004761
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 206 p.
Isbn
9781439128879
Lccn
2009004761
Other physical details
ill.

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