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  • Bringing Up Bebe

  • One American Mother Discovers the Wisdom of French Parenting
  • By: Pamela Druckerman
  • Narrated by: Abby Craden
  • Length: 9 hrs and 8 mins
  • Unabridged
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 64
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 55
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 56

The secret behind France's astonishingly well-behaved children is here. When American journalist Pamela Druckerman has a baby in Paris, she doesn't aspire to become a "French parent". French parenting isn't a known thing, like French fashion or French cheese. Even French parents themselves insist they aren't doing anything special. But French children are far better behaved and more in command of themselves than American kids....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Loved it

  • By Lucy on 21-12-2018

excellent!

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Reviewed: 03-10-2018

i want well mannered patient french children. great read. my new bible. cant wait to read her other books

  • Nudge

  • Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth, and Happiness [Expanded Edition]
  • By: Richard H. Thaler, Cass R. Sunstein
  • Narrated by: Sean Pratt
  • Length: 11 hrs and 29 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 118
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 97
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 98

Every day, we make decisions on topics ranging from personal investments to schools for our children to the meals we eat to the causes we champion. Unfortunately, we often choose poorly. The reason, the authors explain, is that, being human, we are all susceptible to various biases that can lead us to blunder. Our mistakes make us poorer and less healthy; we often make bad decisions involving education, personal finance, health care, mortgages and credit cards, the family, and even the planet itself.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • very informative

  • By kiara.fay on 30-06-2019

Book about persuasion not happiness. droll voice

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Reviewed: 28-02-2018

very american voice.
topic misleasing in the summary.
stopped within 10 minutes.
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