"In many ways the challenges of a second child are greater (and more complex) than those of the first! This book can help!"--Richard and Linda Eyre, authors of Teaching Your Children Values and How to Talk to Your Child About Sex
"As a mother of four, I can say that this book really zeroes in on the issues that are different after the first baby. I especially love the you-are-there reality of 'Tips from the Trenches' at the end of each chapter!"--Paula Spencer, author of Everything Else You Need to Know When You're Expecting and Parenting Guide to Pregnancy and Childbirth
"Having a second child is a whole new ball game. Joan Leonard's humorous and heartwarming tales and tips help to prepare those brave and fortunate enough to do it all over again!"--Dr. Ruth Peters, author of It's Never Too Soon to Discipline, Don't be Afraid to Discipline, and Who's in Charge?
"Reading this book has made me feel twice blessed-- once from the touching and expressive account of life in a family of four, and twice from the sensitivity and insights about life itself."--Myrna B. Shure, Ph.D., author of Raising a Thinking Child and Raising a Thinking Preteen
"Joan Leonard has emotional perfect pitch when she writes about being a mom. Neither sentimental or cynical, she describes modern life with children in all its complexities, celebrating the manifold challenges and profound rewards with humor, wonder and awe."--Roberta Israeloff, author of Kindling the Flame, Lost and Found, In Confidence, and Coming to Terms
"Joan Leonard has written a gentle, nurturing, and no-nonsense guide to the world of being 'twice blessed.' She pays homage to the courage, love and sense of humor it takes to embark on a family of four."--Leah Komaiko, author of the bestselling Annie Bananie and Am I Old Yet?