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Left Bank Books welcomes Missouri author & stay-at-home dad Shannon Carpenter, who will discuss his new book The Ultimate Stay-At-Home Dad, on our Facebook Live Page at 7pm CT on October 14th. Carpenter will be in conversation with board president of the National At-Home Dad Network, Jonathan Heisey-Grove. Join us on our Facebook Live Page and order a copy of Ultimate Stay-At-Home Dad: Your Essential Manual for Being an Awesome Full-Time Father from Left Bank Books to support authors and independent bookstores!\ \ \ About The Ultimate Stay-At-Home Dad: Your Essential Manual for Being an Awesome Full-Time Father\ \ A practical guide for modern-day parenting geared towards stay-at-home dads, offering advice on everything from learning to cook and clean with children, to dealing with mental health and relationships, with the easygoing perspective that dads can use their natural talents to parent any way that they choose.\ \ The Ultimate Stay-at-Home Dad manual takes the best advice and wisdom from a dads\' group, and puts it into a format to help new stay-at-home fathers. Characterized by actionable and direct advice to fathers, the book takes on parenting from a father\'s point of view and encourages dads to use their natural talents to become a better parent. That advice is further bolstered by an additional 57 other dads who also give advice. All this advice is framed by the author\'s personal stories, which help the reader connect with the content and drives the advice home. This is a book that takes on day-to-day parenting, not just as a stay-at-home dad--working fathers could benefit from this book as much as at-home dads.\ \ Carpenter...offers practical insights and plenty of comic asides in his buoyant debut...The savvy mix of lighthearted quips and straightforward guidance will be a lifesaver for at-home fathers. --Publishers Weekly\ \ A helpful and enjoyable read for the growing population of dads at home, in a market saturated with books for moms. --Library
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