- Paperback: 224 pages
- Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (May 16, 2016)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1629560499
- ISBN-13: 978-1629560496
- Product Dimensions: 5.4 x 0.5 x 8.5 inches
- Shipping Weight: 11.2 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 76 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #786,105 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.
To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
Other Sellers on Amazon
+ $3.99 shipping
+ $3.90 shipping
+ $8.50 shipping
Straight Talk on Parenting: A No-Nonsense Approach on How to Grow a Grown-Up Paperback – May 14, 2015
The Amazon Book Review
Author interviews, book reviews, editors picks, and more. Read it now
Frequently bought together
Customers who bought this item also bought
Bold, clear and lifesaving. Vicki Hoefle is in the business of helping parents grow good grown-ups.” Heather Shumaker, author of It’s OK Not to Share
Hoefle’s candid, timely, and straightforward approach is perfect for today’s parents.” Amy McCready, Founder of Positive Parenting Solutions and author of If I Have to Tell You One More Time and The "Me, Me, Me Epidemic"
I love this book’s encouragement to stop the nagging about the messes around the home, and instead focus on my responses and how to model values; the rest will fall into place.” Agnes de Bezenac, author of iCharacter” children's books
For parents who are ready to say goodbye to the role of criticizer, nagger, and servant-in-chief and hello to a more deliberate and relationship-focused method of raising children, this book will show you the way.” David C Rettew, MD, associate professor of psychiatry and pediatrics, University of Vermont College of Medicine; author of Child Temperament
About the Author
Top customer reviews
There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Please try again later.
What I love about Vicki’s new book is that it provides a true framework and template that can be applied in a variety of situations. Furthermore, Vicki provides multiple real life stories and most importantly, of how to apply her template to these situations. As you continue to read through the stories, the impossible then becomes possible.
We have been following Vicki’s programs for over 6 years. Vicki and her processes have changed our lives in a very real and positive way.
What has been amazing to me over the last 6 years is that not only have I become a better parent, but I have also become a better person. I believe one of the true secret from Vicki is the concept of self-discovery. Vicki’s process forced me to look in the mirror, and be honest with myself. How could I possible expect my child to do anything that I was not modeling for them? It is one thing to say that we are a family that values kindness and self-respect; it is another thing to actually hold myself accountable for modeling these values.
Parenting is not a sprint; it is indeed, a marathon. I would highly recommend, “The Straight Talk on Parenting: A No-Nonsense approach on how to Grow a Grown-up” as an incredible resource for your parenting marathon.
Most recent customer reviews
Shane Hill, PhD