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So you're going to be a dad / Peter Downey.

Downey, Peter, author. (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Monticello-Union Township Public Library - Monticello 306.874 DOWNEY (Text) 37743002179630 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780738219066
  • ISBN: 0738219061
  • Physical Description: xvi, 303 pages ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Revised Da Capo Press edition.
  • Publisher: Boston, MA : Da Capo Lifelong, a member of the Perseus Books Group, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: "For new dads, So You're Going to Be a Dad is the bottom line on pregnancy, childbirth, newborns, and young children. Inspiring and down-to-earth, the guide prepares readers for the changes, challenges, and joys of parenthood, from what to say (and what not to say) when she shares the big news to navigating the delivery room and first days as a family. Now fully updated, the guide offers the latest information and thinking on: Today's delivery methods and medical procedures Social media and the online parenting world Baby gear you really need and much more. "-- Provided by publisher.
"Hands-on, inspiring, and funny, this classic is the bottom line for new dads on pregnancy, birth, newborns and young children. So You're Going to Be a Dad helps first-time dads prepare for what's coming their way. Fully revised and updated, Downey explores the joys and trials of new parenting, including: Surviving pregnancy and childbirth; diapers, breast pumps, sleep deprivation; living with a baby in your house; the gear you need . . . and the gear you don't; navigating the online parenting world; lots of stuff about sex; and more importantly, how to be a modern dad in the 21st century. Topped off with a glossary of handy words new dads need to know (and some they don't), as well as words of wisdom from other ordinary fathers, So You're Going to Be a Dad is an engaging, reassuring and down-to-earth book for new dads"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Fatherhood.

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