Notes on Fatherhood, the World's Best Job
Following on the heels of his successful book on grandfatherhood (Grandpa Rules), veteran comedy writer Michael Milligan set his sights on the joys and stresses of fatherhood. A response to all those dad books full of empty platitudes and hokey lessons, Dad Rules is a book for the hip dad who can use a laugh (if not a drink) at the end of another trying day with his kids. A perfect gift for the dads in your life, this book is laugh-out-loud funny and offers useful insights and tips on how to embrace the world’s greatest job.
Tom Lynch has spent the last twenty years as a story analyst, identifying and developing screenplays for some of the biggest movie studios in Hollywood. Prior to that, he was a helicopter pilot, working around the world, from the steaming jungles of Vietnam and New Guinea to the sands of the Persian Gulf to the mountains of Alaska. Yet some of his most dangerous and exciting assignments took place at the wheel of the family van as an operational dad under the command of his wife, Cookie.