A charming insight into child-rearing practices across the globe
How Eskimos Keep Their Babies Warm is the perfect read for fans of bestselling parenting book French Children Don't Throw Food.
'A captivating book, filled with some genuinely useful (and jaw-dropping) child-rearing tips from all over the world'
Amy Chua, author of Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother
For any parent weary of the so-called 'expert advice' peddled in books and on TV, How Eskimos Keep Their Babies Warm lifts the lid on how other cultures parent their children, with some interesting – and surprising – insights. Mei-Ling Hopgood explores how mums and dads in other countries approach such issues as bedtime, potty training, healthy eating and playtime squabbles and offers some fascinating new perspectives on how to do things.
This inspiring, engaging and fun read proves that there are many ways to be a good parent - and more than one way to raise a child.
‘A captivating book, filled with some genuinely useful (and jaw-dropping) child-rearing tips from all over the world’ – Amy Chua, author of Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother
A memoir in which Mei-Ling, who was adopted as a baby and brought up in the Midwest, discovers her birth parents and learns about her Asian roots
‘A compelling, honest and very human tale about self-identity and the complex concept of family’ – Kathleen Flinn, author of The Sharper Your Knife, The Less You Cry