What a Son Needs From His Dad

How a Man Prepares His Sons for Life

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Encouragement and Wisdom on Fathering Boys

No one can prepare a son for life better than his father. Dads are role models and this book encourages fathers to grow into the kind of men they want their sons to become. Practical topics include preparing boys for work, marriage, sexuality, friendships, and their relationships with God. The author researches and speaks on family issues, and is also a dad himself. Originally published as How a Man Prepares His Sons for Life. Updated by the author.

The Author

  1. Michael O'Donnell
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    Michael O'Donnell

    Michael O'Donnell, PhD, served on the National Council of Family Relations, and is best known for his Adolescent Wellness Research Project, co-conducted with renowned scholar Dr. Nick Stinnett. Their research has been the focus of numerous books, radio, TV,...

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