You’ll be a Wonderful Dad

You’ll be a Wonderful Dad

Hardie Grant Books

This is a kind and practical guide to fatherhood through the lead-up to birth and new parenting. Once a letter to a dear friend and quickly passed on from dad to dad. Ailsa Wild’s warm and encouraging words of precious love and excitement have expanded into this beautiful book to be shared on the parenting journey.

Becoming a father is a time of love and learning, and dads belong right in the middle of their families: sharing the mental load and emotional labour, embracing play and connection, and experiencing all the joy and messiness. It’s going to be wonderful You’re going to be wonderful.

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What the critics say:

This wise and compassionate guide to modern fatherhood could not be better timed or more helpful. Funny, easy to read and inspirational. I highly recommend it for all fathers and fathers-to-be.


This is such an important book! And it is so clear, positive and gentle. All fathers, and their partners, will appreciate having read it.