Dear Mom- Review and Book Giveaway

With Mother's Day upon us, I wanted to share with you a wonderful book that moms would enjoy reading. "Dear Mom", a great practical guide to having a good relationship with your teenage daughter, is written with wit, wisdom, humor and honesty. WaterBrook Press/Multnomah Books invited me on the Mother's Day Blog Tour and I am so glad I said yes. Thanks to WaterBrook, I can offer one copy of the book to giveaway!

Who is Melody Carlson? What is Dear Mom all about?

"Melody Carlson is an accomplished Christian author for children, pre-teens, youth and adult with sales totaling more than two million."

I found the paperback book a quick read. Melody Carlson's style of writing drew me in immediately. I found myself reading a letter and actually enjoying the dialogue between a mom and her teenager. Why do you ask? Because I could relate. And that 's what makes this book so successful. There is a universal theme here that many, many moms with teenage daughters can relate to... and vice versa. Dear Mom is a bridge to understanding, healing of relationships and providing a bridge of hope to a very important mother-daughter relationship!

Book Points for Mom:

* Good Listener
* Stable and Honest
* Be Consistent
* Help Me Express Myself

Book Points for Teenage Daughter:

* I'm Watching You
* Help Me Become More Confident
* I Am Not You
* Things I'll Never Say When I'm a Mom

There are some great treasures of good advice for cultivating a better understanding of one another with good communication skills on both parts in this wonderful book, Dear Mom! 5 Stars

Melody Carlson has published over ninety books for adults, children, and teens, with sales totaling more than two million and many titles appearing on the ECPA Bestsellers List. Several of her books have been finalists for, and winners of, various writing awards, including the Gold Medallion and the RITA Award.

Learn more about Melody. Visit her website:

Order Book:

Book Cost: $10.97
Dear Mom: Everything Your Teenage Daughter Wants You to Know But Will Never Tell You

One Copy to ?

This giveaway starts today 5/6 and will run until midnight 5/15 Here are the rules:

* U.S. and Canada residents. Sorry, no P.O. Boxes
* leave a comment on here for 1 entry (every kind comment on this giveaway counts!)
* 5 bonus entries if you follow me on Twitter
* 5 bonus entries if you follow my blog & I am on your blog roll
* leave a contact email in your entry

I will announce the winner May 20th!

-- LadyD

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