I highly recommend this book for any family -- ever if you think it doesn't apply to you.
It provides the reader, in a readable way, a path to understanding leaders of our society, as well as our own place in our original family.
This book is amazingly insightful about how family dynamics can shape relationships throughout one's life.
This book is specifically about favoritism in families but it also contains a lot of other insight into family dynamics and how children are shaped by the needs and behaviors of... Read morePublished 12 months ago by techie
Book review by Richard L. Weaver II, Ph.D.
This is an excellent book. The reason I picked it up is simply because I felt I fit into her category (a favorite child). Read more
Favoritism surrounds us, everywhere and all of the time. In The Favorite Child Libby states that the favorite child complex is "made up of those conscious and unconscious behaviors... Read morePublished on January 3, 2011 by Story Circle Book Reviews
I loved this book! I found it at our local library, and could not put it down. Ellen Libby is a counselor in the DC area, and the sister-in-law of Scooter Libby, and she writes... Read morePublished on December 19, 2010 by annesailorgirl