Everything I Needed to Know about Parenting I Learned in Prison

Narrated by: Lynn Norris
Length: 1 hr and 7 mins
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When Leslie Nelson, a naive, small town girl, got a job as a prison guard, her friends called her a female Barney Fife. But that job turned out to be a unique on-the-job training for motherhood. This non-fiction short will take you inside the prison and share tips on how to avoid riots in your own home. Leslie is the mother of five children (three teenagers, heaven help her!). Her youngest is seven so "parole" is a long way off.

©2013 Leslie G. Nelson (P)2014 Leslie G. Nelson

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insightful and interesting

I am actually using your book for my report in a college class I'm taking on parenting...it realized that I will like presenting a book that wasn't completely boring!

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Clever title

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I wish she would have added some sort of scientific data to support her points. Some stuff made common sense.