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If you are tired of being told what to do by people who always seem to know
better than you, this is the book to read.
It has heaps of commonsense advice that makes you think about your parenting
style and often highlights what you already knew but got lost in the quagmire of
information out there!
It's informative and the advice is easily understood and can be implemented
in real life with REAL kids.
Best of all – it is written in a chatty conversational style which further
breaks any mental block you may have to reading more advice.
Thoroughly enjoyed reading it and using it!
Cannot praise this book enough!! A fantastic self help guide for parents who
need a little direction and understading how their teenagers brain is actually
working. It has saved my daughters life, mine & my marriage! Easy reading
non preaching take what you want from it!
If you are having trouble with your kids, even for little annoying things,
this is the book to read. Some great little tips for mums, dads and even grand
All the adult members of our family, which included grandparents and parents
of young children and babies read this book from cover to cover and absorbed all
the sensible good advice in it. I am taking my copy over to the UK with me to
give to another daughter with a 2yr old child.
It has already proved helpful in our handling of little people, and I just wish
that the advice had been available when I was bringing up my own children.
This is a parenting book written for real parents facing the reality of
bringing up children in a world that is fast becoming far too serious. Nigel
Latta has peeled away the complicated jargon that is evident in many parenting
books and left a series of useful tips and common sense advice. His refreshing
look at parenting outlines strategies that can be used by anyone and
acknowledges that we need to give ourselves a break on the days when nothing
seems to go right! Although this book may not be popular with all mainstream
professionals it will appeal to the average parent who is just trying to
This has to be the best book on taming children ever written. I now have a
little angel and it only took a few days.
It is easy to read and cleverly written, Nigel Latta will guide you through
the effective steps to stress free child rearing.
We have been at our witts end trying to figure out ways to control our horde,
this book is pretty awesome and gives some great ideas, Nigel Latta is pratical
and puts things into perspective, best book on parenting yet
I read an interview with Nigel Latta in The Age (Melbourne, Australia) and
instantly knew I had to get his book. His common sense attitude dovetailed with
my own views of parenting and I could use some practical tips from someone more
experienced in the game. The book is laugh out loud funny but packed with sound
information and advice. It is very easy to read – I read it from cover to
cover in 2 days while juggling full-time work and a screaming baby. Five
If you liked his TV show – this is defenitely worth a read! How he manages
to add modern day parenting psychology and humour together is flawless!
My wee man is almost 2 now, and his behaviour at times is enough to want to
make me crawl in a hole and hide. I live with my grandparents who dote on him
constantly, and I have been at a loss at what to do to get him to behave. Their
inconsistent and refused to participate with tools such as the naughty chair.
I had been tearing my hair out, in dispair!
That was until I bought this very book. Within a short 24 hour period of
reading it and using the techniques, my little monster had reverted back into a
little boy. It has been so successful my grandparents have tried it out. This is
a must read book!! Now my only hair loss is due to uni due dates for assessment.
it's time to enjoy your kids and your life, and if nothing else has worked
don't worry, this will.
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