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The Resource More love (less panic) : 7 lessons I learned about life, love, and parenting after we adopted our son from Ethiopia, Claude Knobler

More love (less panic) : 7 lessons I learned about life, love, and parenting after we adopted our son from Ethiopia, Claude Knobler

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More love (less panic) : 7 lessons I learned about life, love, and parenting after we adopted our son from Ethiopia
Title
More love (less panic)
Title remainder
7 lessons I learned about life, love, and parenting after we adopted our son from Ethiopia
Statement of responsibility
Claude Knobler
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "In this heartwarming and hilarious memoir, Claude Knobler describes how he learned the hard way that the apple actually can fall far from the tree-and that's Okay. Already the biological parents of a seven-year-old son and a five-year-old daughter, Claude Knobler and his wife decided to adopt Nati, a five-year-old Ethiopian boy who seemed different from Knobler in every conceivable way. After more than five years spent trying to turn his wild, silly, adopted African son into a quiet, neurotic, Jewish guy like himself, Knobler realized the importance of having the courage to love, accept, and let go of his children. In this wonderfully written memoir, Knobler explains how his experiences raising Nati led him to learn a lesson that applied equally well to parenting his biological children: It's essential to spend the time we are given with our children to love them and enjoy them, rather than push and mold them into who we think they should be"--
  • "Already the biological parents of a seven-year-old son and a five-year-old daughter, Claude Knobler and his wife decided to adopt Nati, a five-year-old Ethiopian boy who seemed different from Knobler in every conceivable way. In this wonderfully written memoir, Knobler explains how his experiences raising Nati led him to learn a lesson that applied equally well to parenting his biological children: It's essential to spend the time we are given with our children to love them and enjoy them, rather than push and mold them into who we think they should be"--
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DLC
Dewey number
649/.145
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • HV875.5
  • HV875.5
LC item number
  • .K616 2015
  • .K616 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Label
More love (less panic) : 7 lessons I learned about life, love, and parenting after we adopted our son from Ethiopia, Claude Knobler
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky266775602
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 252 pages
Isbn
9780399167959
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014027018
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
More love (less panic) : 7 lessons I learned about life, love, and parenting after we adopted our son from Ethiopia, Claude Knobler
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky266775602
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 252 pages
Isbn
9780399167959
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014027018
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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