Pocket Dad: Everyday Wisdom, Practical Tips, and Fatherly Advice (Paperback)

Everyday Wisdom, Practical Tips, and Fatherly Advice

By Dina Fayer, Bob Fayer

Quirk Books, 9781594740923, 176pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2006



Father knows best
When it comes to buying a car, fixing a clogged drain, and barbecuing the juiciest steak, Dad has all the answers but when you re living on your own, "Pocket Dad "is the handiest next-best-thing. This book is a collection of more than 50 essential how-tos and fatherly know-how for the home, the office, and the open road.
Learn how to:
Fix a flat tire
Dress for success
Carve a turkey
Bait your hook
Paint a room
Hammer a nail
Do the box step
Ask for a raise
Navigate by stars
Get a close shave
And much, much more. Whether you re fixing things around the house, getting ready to conquer the great outdoors, or learning the ABCs of financial security, one thing will be clear: Father really does know best

About the Author

Dina Fayer is a San Francisco Bay area writer and editor who frequently turns to her dad for car advice. She is the author of Pocket Mom. Dr. Bob Dad Fayer is a retired general/trauma surgeon; he lives across the Bay from Dina in Walnut Creek, California."