From the Back Cover
In this secondedition, featuring photographs and expanded entries, Fouquet offers a touching,practical, and thoughtful look at parenting from a dad's viewpoint as headdresses the miracle, anxiety, fear, and wonder of becoming a father.
The journey isenjoined during the fourteenth week of pregnancy as Fouquet describes the anxietyand excitement that most new expectant fathers feel, seeking guidance frombooks that ultimately portray dads as "the inept parent."
Through journalentries addressed to his daughter, Fouquet documents the fear of a possible thirdmiscarriage, tumultuous extended-family situations, and normal post-birthparenting stress. But more, he describes the joy of his child's new life, fromfirst breath to first feedings, first words, and first steps.
For parents,acquaintances of parents, or parents-to-be, Notes to My Becca is awonderful and helpful insight into a very personal life experience.