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"Tom is a great dad. This is a great book."
"Tom Sturges's book is a wonderful road map to evolved parenting that everyone will find invaluable."
"The most important job in the world to me is the one of Parent. Tom Sturges shares his view on raising kids in a way that makes me want to change my Parental Destiny—an amazing and life-changing read!"
"This is a subject of interest to every parent of teenagers, and Tom Sturges tells it like it is, from personal experience."
"Tom has written a book that encourages parents to help their kids follow their dreams to a successful life. It is a thoughtful and timely aid for anyone trying to raise children. Give it a read!"
Tom Sturges is the father of three sons, nineteen, thirteen and two. He is Executive Vice President and Head of Creative for Universal Music Publishing Group. A coach, mentor, teacher, and volunteer, his efforts with at-risk children at an inner-city Los Angeles public school have impacted the lives of hundreds of students there. He has received many commendations and citations from civic and national leaders for his volunteerism, which is also the topic of the award- winning documentary Witness to a Dream. The author of Parking Lot Rules & 75 Other Ideas for Raising Amazing Children, Sturges' father was the legendary filmmaker Preston Sturges. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
My 10 yr old's teacher recommended this book and her father and I got 2 copies to each read. It teaches the parent to accept the gifts your child has and how to let go when they're... Read morePublished on October 18, 2011 by sdanberry
Happily, I did not spend a dime on this tripe. It was a gift from my FIL who thought the husband would get something out of it. Read morePublished on August 29, 2011 by Elizabeth S. Case