Queen Bee Mums and Kingpin Dads: Coping with the Parents, Teachers, Coaches and Counsellors Who Can Rule, or Ruin, Your Child's Life
Reveals the unspoken rules of Perfect Parent World, a place in which a few parents set the rules for all parental involvement, the perceived standards are virtually impossible to achieve, and most parents feel frustrated or disempowered. This book discovers how, when we grow up we don't always leave cliques and peer pressure behind.
'QUEEN BEE MUMS AND KINGPIN DADS is honest and wise. As a father, I found the insights, stories and practical information in this book very powerful.' Michael Gurian, author of THE MINDS OF BOYS and THE WONDER OF GIRLS 'Essential.' INDEPENDENT
'Queen Bee Mums and Kingpin Dads' is honest and wise. As a father, I found the insights, stories and practical information in this book very powerful.' - Michael Gurian, author of The Minds of Boys and the Wonder of Girls Rosalind Wiseman is a cofounder of the Empower Program, a non-profit organisation that works to empower adolescent girls and boys and stop violence. She is an adviser to Liz Claiborne's Women's Work program and has been featured on The Oprah Winfrey Show and CNN, and in publications such as USA Today and the Washington Post. She lives in Washington, D.C.