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Book Review: When It Comes to Spooning, I'm a Fork

By Sandy Amazeen Dec 30, 2013, 7:27 GMT

Book Review: When It Comes to Spooning, I'm a Fork

No one writes about relationships and parenting quite like humorist Marc Prey. Now comes his first book, a laugh-out-loud funny, brutally honest and deeply touching collection of personal stories about one man\'s relationship with his spouse and offspring. In When It Comes to Spooning, I\'m a Fork, Prey takes readers on a journey from first awkward date to raising teenagers, all the while exposing moments that seemingly shift from the ...more

From the dubious “joys” of attempting to match interior decorating tastes to figuring out when to start a family, from eating out with two young boys to turning forty, humorist Prey’s debut book is a laugh-out-loud look at life in the trenches of marriage and fatherhood. Each chapter provides a “guys-eye” view on a different aspect of family life with warmth, honesty and a huge dose of frequently self-depreciating humor. As Prey negotiates the turbulent waters of childrearing he confronts the differences between his upbringing that included spanking, playing unsupervised outdoors for hours at a time and unbridled enthusiasm for the Three Stooges with the way kids are raised today. Prey’s recollections will strike a cord with older readers yet his observations are contemporary enough to appeal to anyone but especially those about to start a family. Enjoy!



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When It Comes to Spooning, I'm a Fork

No one writes about relationships and parenting quite like humorist Marc Prey. Now comes his first book, a laugh-out-loud funny, brutally honest and deeply touching collection of personal stories about ...more

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