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Stepmotherhood How to Survive Without Feeling Frustrated, Left Out, or Wicked, Revised Edition

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ISBN-10: 0609807447

ISBN-13: 9780609807446

Edition: 2001 (Revised)

Authors: Cherie Burns

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If you’re one of the more than 15 million stepmothers in the country, you know the particular trials—and joys—of stepfamily dynamics today. You wonder if you’re doing the right thing and, as a stepmother, many of your specific questions are unique. In this second edition of Stepmotherhood: How to Survive Without Feeling Frustrated, Left Out, or Wicked, journalist and stepmother Cherie Burns brings together countless insights and sound advice, based on the latest research and interviews with experts in the field (including dozens of other stepmoms), to answer questions such as: • How do you manage discipline when parents and stepparents disagree? • How can you help stepsiblings get along?…    
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Book details

List price: $15.00
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Potter/Ten Speed/Harmony/Rodale
Publication date: 9/25/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 272
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.484

Cherie Burns is a prolific freelance writer whose work has appeared in the "New York Times", "People", Glamour", "Sports Illustrated", "US", "New York", "Self", and "Working Woman". Burns is one of the first writers to address stepfamily dynamics, and is the mother of two teenage children and the stepmother of two adult stepdaughters with two stepgrandchildren. She lives in New York City.

Introduction: The Art of Stepmotherhood
Definitions
Expectations
Guilt
Husbands
The Wicked Ex-Wife
The Widower
The Remarried Ex-Wife
Kids
Visits
Discipline
Housekeeping
Married Life
Vacations
Holidays
Money
Family Gatherings
The New Family
Custodial Stepmotherhood
Stepchildren with Problems
Problem Stepchildren
Outside Help
You
The Older Stepfamily
Resources
Index