Fatherhood Author:Bill Cosby When America's funniest father sits down to write his first book, what better subject could there be than fatherhood itself? In 'Fatherhood' Bill Cosby's special brand of humor, wisdom, & just plain wonderful humanity come together to create a joyous celebration of being a father. In a marvelous collection of ruminations, anecdotes & vignettes ... more »based on his own experiences as a son & father, Bill covers the parental gamut from the happy announcement "It's a girl!" to the challenges of raising teenagers & the perplexing ambivalence of watching the kids leave the nest. For men 'Fatherhood' speaks to everyone who is a father, who plans to become a father, or who wants to learn more about his own father. And for women it's an illuminating guide to better understanding the fathers (& husbands) in their lives.
Indelibly associated with children, whom he charms with a ease envied by many a parent, Bill understands people, whether they're five or fifty. A teacher at heart, he received his doctorate in education at thity-nine in 1977. From his earliest stand-up routines, through the Fat Albert cartoon series, the numerous commercials & his sit-com "The Cosby Show", Bill has become a loved--& loving--member of every American family.« less