Dummy: The Comedy and Chaos of Real-Life Parenting (Paperback)
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Dummy: The Comedy and Chaos of Real-Life Parenting (Paperback)

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Paperback 368 Pages / Published: 22/02/2018
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The night before Charlie was born I had this dream. I dreamt that I was a soldier, riding into battle ... completely naked, and on the back of a large, inflatable duck.

Matt Coyne has become a hero for thousands of parents everywhere who are devoted followers of his popular blog, Man vs Baby.

This is his book, and it is not your average parenting tome. It's packed with completely impractical advice for the bewildered new mum or dad - stuff you won't find anywhere else: from 'Profanity Bingo' for labour to a categorisation of various nappy disasters. But, more than that, it is the story of how becoming a parent is a kind of beautiful insanity - a thing that changes you.

Above all, Dummy will keep you laughing through the exhaustion, the mystery and the madness of bringing up your own children.

This is the parenting book for real people.

Publisher: Headline Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781472243737
Number of pages: 368
Weight: 247 g
Dimensions: 196 x 128 x 28 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

'A hero for dads everywhere' - Daily Mirror 

'Very, very funny' - Phillip Schofield

'Hilarious but accurate account of finding your feet as a parent... Matt Coyne's post has struck a chord with parents from all over the world.' - Daily Mail

'Brutally honest rant on the reality of parenthood has taken the internet by storm' - Sunday Telegraph

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“Hilarious introduction to parenting”

I bought this book for my husband in preparation for our first child being born. It was a huge success - he is now terrified out of his wits, but the book had both of us crying with laughter during the reading, and at... More

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Kristina at Manchester Deansgate

“Funny and painfully accurate ”

When I received a review copy of this, I first gave it to my husband to read and watched him chuckle away. It is a great book for fathers, soon to be fathers and people considering being fathers, because it is a... More

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