Get Out of My Life, But First Could You Drive Me & Cheryl to the Mall: A Parent's Guide to the New Teenager

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Macmillan, Aug 21, 2002 - Family & Relationships - 212 pages
A brand new edition of the bestselling guide to raising teenagers

When Anthony E. Wolf's witty and compassionate guide to raising adolescents was first published, its amusing title and fresh approach won it widespread admiration. Beleaguered parents breathed sighs of relief and gratitude. Now Dr. Wolf has revised and updated his bestseller to tackle the changes of the past decade. He points out that while the basic issues of adolescence and the relationships between parents and their children remain much the same, today's teenagers navigate a faster, less clearly anchored world. Wolf's revisions include a new chapter on the Internet, a significantly modified section on drugs and drinking, and an added piece on gay teenagers. Although the rocky and ever-changing terrain of contemporary adolescence may bewilder parents,Get Out of My Life gives them a great road map.

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Every parent with a preteen child should read this book. It will help them understand what to expect and how to respond as their child enters the exciting world of teenagers. Our local school uses this book in their class for parents of middle school students. Read full review

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My son had to buy this book for school and couldnt find it in the bookstore . Condition was very good. Shipping was a bit slow for the cost. Would recommend seller. Read full review

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About the author (2002)

Anthony E. Wolf, Ph.D., is a practicing clinical psychologist who has worked with children and adolescents for thirty years and lectures frequently on parenting topics. He lives in Suffield, Connecticut.

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