Contents Section One: It's a Girl! Make Room for Daddy You Showed Up Early Your Mother Was Awesome Anxious Moments It Broke My Heart to Miss Your Birth Picking Your Name Daddy-Daughter Bonding Dreams I Had for My Little Girl Section Two: Daddy's Girl I Knew She'd Be a Handful When The Value of Values Accidents and Illnesses School Days $$$$$ Summer Camps and Leaving Dad Behind Our Special Time Together Daddy, the Disciplinarian? You Should See My Daughter, the Athlete! What Do You Mean, You Want a Cat? And Other Pet Stories My Dad Isn't Perfect, But That's Okay Oh, No. She's Behind the Wheel! Dad to the Rescue! "Not With My Daughter, You Won't" and Other Boy-Related Dramas Where Is the Little Girl I Once Knew? Section Three: Adult to Adult How My Dad Influenced My Choice of Career Squaring Off With Dad He Could Always Make Me Laugh "Dad, There's Another Man in My Life" The Day of the Wedding "She's a Mother and I'm a What...Granddad?" A Chip Off the Ol' Block I Knew I Could Always Count on Him He Taught Me Everything I Know About... He Taught Me to Care My Daughter, My Teacher Section Four: Troubles and Triumphs Why Did He Leave Us? We Didn't See Him Much It Would Have Been Better If Reconciliation I'll Always Miss Him Epilogue: Legacy of Love What I Want the World to Know About My Dad About the Authors
Carmen Renee Berry is the coauthor of the New York Times bestseller Girlfriends. A former psychotherapist, she is currently a certified massage and body worker living in Pasadena, California.
Duane Noriyaki Los Angeles Times Fathers and daughters will find many of their own thoughts reflected in this book. Chicago Tribune Moving...Interviews with scores of fathers and daughters make this book more than just a collection of cliches.