Ask Your Father

The Questions Children Ask and How to Answer Them

by Emma Cook

  • Published: 07 May 2009
  • Price: £8.99
  • Format: paperback
  • Extent: 192p
  • ISBN: 978-1-906021-61-0
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All parents know the moment. You are preparing the lunchbox or trying to pack the boot of the car, when your child comes up and asks one of those impossibly embarrassing, unanswerable questions…

At last, help is at hand. Rather than palming the question off on your spouse, or burying your red face behind a newspaper, let Emma Cook give you the answers.

Collected from her highly successful column in The Times – in which she seeks expert opinion to back up her own experience as a parent and journalist, Ask your Father provides succinct, on-the-button advice to every question you could possibly have the misfortune to be faced with. This will make you laugh all the way to the school gates.

About Emma Cook

Emma Cook is a journalist writing regularly on parenting and relationship issues for The Times, The Guardian and Psychologies. She is also beauty and wellbeing editor for Guardian Weekend magazine. Ask Your Father is her first book, based on her weekly column in The Times Body & Soul section. She lives in London with her husband and two children.