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Title:
Father fiction : chapters from a fatherless childhood
ISBN:
9781439169162
Publication Information:
Nashville, Tenn. : Howard Books, c2010.
Physical Description:
viii, 198 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents:
The replacements : we've got men on the ground -- Our problem : to own a dragon -- The mentor : Terri said I could make a sandwich -- Belonging : what the Eisenhowers knew -- Spirituality : God is fathering us -- Authority : the thing about choppy air --Manhood : the right equipment -- Making decisions : how to stay out of prison -- Friendship : you become like the people you hang out with -- Dating : how to choose and keep a mate -- Sex : the value of the dollar in Argentina -- Integrity : how to pay for a free cell phone -- Work ethic : how the Chinese do war -- Self-pity : how to annoy people and be downwardly mobile -- Education : Jordan and Mindy's dog -- Forgiving my father -- Empathy : wounded healers.
Abstract:
Donald Miller tells the story of growing up without a father and openly talks about the issues that befall the fatherless generation. Raw and candid, Miller moves from self-pity and brokenness to hope and strength, highlighting a path for millions who are floundering in an age without positive male role models. --publisher
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Format:
Book
General Note:
Rev. ed. of: To own a dragon. c2006.