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The Resource Crawling : a father's first year, Elisha Cooper

Crawling : a father's first year, Elisha Cooper

Label
Crawling : a father's first year
Title
Crawling
Title remainder
a father's first year
Statement of responsibility
Elisha Cooper
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
There's a head sticking out of my best friend ... This isn't a miracle, it's assault. I'd call 911 but we're already in a hospital.-- So begins the birth of Elisha Cooper's daughter, and so beg ins this touching and hilarious chronicle of his year as a first-time father. Cooper gives voice to the life-changing joy, anxiety, exhaustion, and pride of new parents everywhere. At first he struggles with the "pink plastic tsunami" of baby gifts, before eventually coming to see the value of the flashy electric baby swing he nicknames "Las Veg as." He wishes he could go for a walk with his wi fe, alone. He worries about protecting his child, even as he comes to the growing realization that he cannot. And throughout, he discovers new ways in which his life has changed. What's changed? Ever ything. Parents of all stripes will immediately recognize themselves here, from the bewildering numbness of sleep deprivation to the overpowering wonder felt when looking into the eyes of one's child . Figuring it out--getting it right or getting it wrong--is all part of being a new father. Elisha Co oper has recorded every single moment of it in this charming, laugh-out-loud funny, and deeply loving book
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cooper, Elisha
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • B
  • 813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.O5823
LC item number
C73 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cooper, Elisha
  • Cooper, Elisha
  • Fathers
  • Fatherhood
  • Fatherhood
  • Fathers
Label
Crawling : a father's first year, Elisha Cooper
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Car Chases Good, Kissing Scenes Bad
  • 30
  • The First Time I Drowned My Daughter in Milk
  • 36
  • Blueberry Scones
  • 44
  • The Chicken Ranch
  • 51
  • The Cutest Baby in the World
  • 58
  • Birth
  • Emergency Room, 3 a.m.
  • 65
  • SportsCenter & the Beastie Boys
  • 71
  • A Place at the Table
  • 77
  • The Snot-Suction Thing
  • 84
  • A Chair No Baby Could Possibly Fall Out Of
  • 91
  • 3
  • Ha Ha Ha
  • 98
  • That's a Sheep, That's a Goat
  • 105
  • Almost April
  • 112
  • A Place at the Table, Second Course
  • 119
  • What We Take With Us
  • 126
  • Two Becomes Three
  • Full, Empty
  • 131
  • On Our Own
  • 139
  • In the Land of Mothers
  • 146
  • The Dog
  • 157
  • 7
  • A Bunny Orgy
  • 16
  • The Sous-Chef Parent
  • 24
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 166 pages
Isbn
9780375424557
Lccn
2006043209
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)64596016
  • (OCoLC)ocm64596016
Label
Crawling : a father's first year, Elisha Cooper
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Car Chases Good, Kissing Scenes Bad
  • 30
  • The First Time I Drowned My Daughter in Milk
  • 36
  • Blueberry Scones
  • 44
  • The Chicken Ranch
  • 51
  • The Cutest Baby in the World
  • 58
  • Birth
  • Emergency Room, 3 a.m.
  • 65
  • SportsCenter & the Beastie Boys
  • 71
  • A Place at the Table
  • 77
  • The Snot-Suction Thing
  • 84
  • A Chair No Baby Could Possibly Fall Out Of
  • 91
  • 3
  • Ha Ha Ha
  • 98
  • That's a Sheep, That's a Goat
  • 105
  • Almost April
  • 112
  • A Place at the Table, Second Course
  • 119
  • What We Take With Us
  • 126
  • Two Becomes Three
  • Full, Empty
  • 131
  • On Our Own
  • 139
  • In the Land of Mothers
  • 146
  • The Dog
  • 157
  • 7
  • A Bunny Orgy
  • 16
  • The Sous-Chef Parent
  • 24
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 166 pages
Isbn
9780375424557
Lccn
2006043209
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)64596016
  • (OCoLC)ocm64596016

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