At The Barnes & Noble Book Blog she tagged the six most honest, least insulting parenting books, including:
The Three-Martini Playdate: A Practical Guide to Happy Parenting, by Christie MellorRead about the other books on the list.
Oh, thank goodness for snarky little tongue-in-cheek books like this. This slim beauty extols the virtues of keeping one’s children out of the way—unless they’re serving hors d’oeuvres and mixing gimlets. It also does a pretty good job of outlining the types of over-achieving parents under-achieving parents best avoid. This is a great one for parents to read when they return from one of those kid’s birthdays parties that makes them question the entire meaning of life.
Also see: The Page 99 Test: Christie Mellor's You Look Fine, Really.