Men looking out for great books that would benefit their roles as a Husband and a Father would find help from these books.
1) DOES THIS DRESS MAKE ME LOOK FAT?
This book written by Stephen James a Pastor and a private-practice therapist in collaboration with David Thomas a therapist and counselor for men and boys at Daystar Counseling in Nashville. It seeks to guide men to the loads of questions women ask. Questions like, “does this dress make me look fat”, “do you notice anything different about the house”, “am I like my mother” etc. After reading this book you would realize the intention women have at the back of their mind when they ask questions that seem to come from the blues. This book would bring men closer to their wives because it helps men to better understand women.
Date First Published: May 2007
Page Count: 168
2) NEW FATHER’S SURVIVAL GUIDE by Martyn Cox.
In the “New Father’s Survival Guide”, father of two Martyn Cox provides an informative yet amusing overview of what to expect both before and after baby arrives. Becoming a dad for the first time is an exciting but sometimes daunting prospect.
So how do you deal with the arrival of a tiny person who is about to completely change your life? Well, in the words of the Boy Scouts, you need to Be Prepared. This practical yet humorous little book offers advice on how to prepare before baby arrives, what to do at the birth and what to expect once baby comes home. The book is also crammed full of invaluable practical information on choosing a buggy, kitting out the car and baby-proofing the house. This is the ideal gift for every father to be or new dad.
Martyn Cox is a prolific garden writer and author with a tiny, but plant packed garden in East London. Martyn writes a weekly column for The Mail on Sunday and monthly for Saga Magazine, saga.co.uk and Grow it! His work regularly features in BBC Gardeners’ World, The English Garden, Grand Designs and Sainsbury’s Magazine.
Date First Published : 11 March 2010
Page Count: 112
Read more of Martyn’s work : http://martyncox.biz/index.html
3) COURAGEOUS LIVING
Because it is important to take a faithful, fearless stand in so many areas of life, pastor and COURAGEOUS executive producer Michael Catt offers Courageous Living as a closer look at biblical themes and characters that inspired the greatly anticipated movie.
Catt brings fresh insight to “stories of people in the Bible who displayed great courage when it would have been easier to play it safe.
Readers will catch a new wind of bravery in the bold accounts of Abraham (“The Courage to Get Going”), Nehemiah (“The Courage to Face Criticism”), and Ruth (“The Courage to Face an Uncertain Future”). There are also growth opportunities in the stirring stories of Moses, Elijah, Joshua, Daniel, Gideon, Nehemiah, Stephen, and Paul and Timothy.
Date First Published: 1st January 2011
Page Count: Paperback, 176 pages.
Title as a Movie: Courageous
To know more about Michael Catt work visit; http://www.michaelcatt.com