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The Good, The Dad and the Ugly: The Trials of Fatherhood

The Good, The Dad and the Ugly: The Trials of Fatherhood (Paperback)

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Brian Viner's children are finally leaving home. Exhausted and broken, and on average GBP200,000 worse off per child, Brian felt it was time to look back on the adventure of being a father over the previous 18 years. There is nothing like the actual experience of parenting to undermine all the theories, to rip apart all the textbooks.This book provides at least some insight for the father to be, or the newly with child, into the strange and yet common, unique yet universal, condition of fatherhood. And perhaps it will offer a few crumbs of comfort. After all, if you have a teething baby or a 17-year-old stop-out giving you sleepless nights, or a relcalcitrant toddler driving you demented, or a cheeky eight-year-old giving you lip, or a sullen teenager ignoring you, and if he or she is equally capable of filling you with boundless love, joy and pride, then you are a Dad, and welcome to the club.

BiographyMemoirsFilm, TV & DramaTelevisionPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesMedia StudiesTV & society Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd Publication Date: 23/05/2013 ISBN-13: 9781847398994  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Brian Viner was born in 1961 and grew up in Southport, Lancashire. He was the Mail on Sunday's award-winning television critic between 1995 and 1999, since when he has been a columnist on the Independent. He lives with his family in Herefordshire.

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