Child, Please: How Mama’s Old-School Lessons Helped Me Check Myself Before I Wrecked Myself
Released! 05/05/2015
Child, Please: How Mama’s Old-School Lessons Helped Me Check Myself Before I Wrecked Myself
by Ylonda Gault Caviness
Hardcover

In this wise and funny memoir, Ylonda Gault Caviness describes her journey to the realization that all the parenting advice she was obsessively devouring as a new parent (and sharing with the world as a parenting expert and journalist) didn't mean scratch compared to her mama's old-school wisdom as a strong black woman and mother.
 
With child number one, Caviness set her course: to give her children everything she had. Child number two came along and she patiently persisted. B... read more