Monday, January 24, 2011

Secure Daughters, Confident Sons~REVIEW

Book Title:Secure Daughters, Confident Sons
Subtitle:How Parents Guide Their Children into Authentic Masculinity and Femininity
Author Name(s):Glenn T. Stanton
Release Date:January 18th, 2011
Page Count:288 Pages
Format:Trade PaperbackCategory:Parenting
Description:Raise secure, confident kids in a gender-confused world

In this eye-opening book, family researcher Glenn T. Stanton offers a clear vision for why gender matters in how we raise our children. His thought-provoking insights expose the problems with stifling stereotypes and damaging cultural assumptions, then highlight a practical pathway for guiding children into healthy manhood and womanhood.
You’ll discover…
· what gender-appropriate behavior looks like at various ages—and why you shouldn’t panic if your toddler boy plays with his sister’s dolls.
· how to help your daughter become secure in her sense of significance—whether she prefers chasing butterflies or shooting hoops.
· how to inspire your son to compete and take healthy risks—in ways that fit his unique personality.
· how moms and dads complement one another as they discipline differently, comfort differently, and influence differently.
· what you can do on a daily basis to nurture your children’s God-given design and help them resist the pressure to conform to arbitrary cultural rules.

With practical tools, well-researched insights, and real-life scenarios, this book equips parents to launch daughters who are secure in the power of their femininity and sons who are confident in their strength to make a difference in the world.
“I received this book for free from WaterBrook Multnomah Publishing Group for this review”.
This book has opened my eyes to the difference between boys and girls and how to treat them different. It includes well reserched ideas and real life scenarios. This book is well equiped and i will be returning to it as my kiddos grow! Its a great book that will build confiendence in any child so they can make a difference in this world.

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