Know When to Hold 'em: The High Stakes Game of Fatherhood

Know When to Hold 'em: The High Stakes Game of Fatherhood

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by John Blase

Far from the conventional parenting book, Know When to Hold 'Em will encourage readers as they see parenting and fatherhood through a new lens--that of adventurer, risk-taker.  Blase moves into new territory to invite fathers and parents to look at the risk and challenge--and great rewards of parenting--as he invites readers into his imperfect, yet loveable home.  Written with the raw prose of one who is there, smack dab in the middle of possibly the greatest challenge of a person's life, Blase says, "What I've seen so far has convinced me that being a father is a lot like gambling--fatherhood is a risk-tasking venture."  Featuring an intensely personal voice and filtered through a brass-knuckled optimism, this book offers what very few books on parenting do--the real, true, raw reality and joys of fatherhood.