This week’s for the Dads Doing It Right series I wanted to share with you some dads who have books on fatherhood coming out soon. They are sharing different views on fatherhood. From memoirs to how to dad style books these authors are writing about topics we as parents care deeply about. If there are any other dads that you think we should check out leave their name and info in the comment section below.
Jeff Bogle – Out With The Kids – Fatherhood Writer
I have know Jeff for a long time. He is a great storyteller. Jeff has written about parenting, travel, family life, food, culture, and more for The Washington Post, Fodor’s, Parents Magazine, Good Housekeeping, Reader’s Digest, and Esquire, among others. His book 100 Questions for Dad: A Journal to Inspire Reflection and Connection helps to ensure that a dad’s legacy lives on. The memories we share with our families are an invaluable treasure. Help the father in your life immortalize his own forever with a simple guided journal created just for him. Thoughtful writing prompts make it easy for dads to record and share their stories, from recollections of childhood to fatherly advice and hopes for the future.Find him on Instagram and Twitter @OWTK.
Mike Birbiglia – The New One: Painfully True Stories from a Reluctant Dad
Mike Birbigliais a comedian, storyteller, director, actor and New York Times bestselling author who has performed in front of audiences worldwide. His shows, My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend and Thank God for Jokes, were both filmed for Netflix. Mike’smost recent show, The New One, ran for ninety-nine shows at the Cort Theatre on Broadway. His book The New One: Painfully True Stories from a Reluctant Dad is a result from his journals. He dug deeper and created this book. Along with hilarious and poignant stories he has never shared before, these pages are sprinkled with poetry Jen wrote as she navigated the same rocky shores of new parenthood.
Andrew Shaw – The Instafather
Andrew Shaw is an award-winning parenting columnist, former journalist, and creator of Instafather, a blog dedicated to helping new parents. He is the author of First-Time Dad Journal: Monthly Prompts and To-Dos For Pregnancy And Beyond. First-time dads can feel like they’re waiting forever for their baby to arrive. So why not help them use that time to reflect on all their big feelings (and bigger questions) about fatherhood? This guided journal helps them explore and record their thoughts as the big day approaches, while also providing the tools needed to support their partner and take the first steps into fatherhood.
Roy Benaroch – The Ultimate Baby Book for New Dads: 100 Ways to Care for Your Baby in Their First Year
Roy Benaroch, MD, has been a general pediatrician for more than 20 years. This is his third book for parents. His blog, The Pediatric Insider, has had more than 5 million views since its inception in 2008. Find out more at RoyBenaroch.com. Covering everything from burping and naptime to filing for paternity leave and setting up a safe play area, this is the complete survival manual for first-time dads. Discover more than 100 things dads can do to help their baby and their partner thrive in the first year.