How to Hug a Hedgehog (Paperback)
12 Keys for Connecting with Teens
Familius, 9781939629197, 176pp.
Publication Date: October 7, 2014
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A teen’s job is to be difficult and most do it really, really well. But what about you? You want to hug that hedgehog, right? But you don’t want to get hurt. No problem. With entertaining stories and 12 principles that open the cages, unlock the doors, gently tear down those walls, and get you talking, How to Hug a Hedgehog explores everything from communication to what you might have missed on the teen “warning label.”
Wilcox and Robbins help you face your worst fears, effectively handle pressure and stress, and answer the hardest question of all: “What happens if I fail?”
About the Author
Jerrick Robbins is the oldest of seven children and has his fair share of experiences that taught him the importance of strengthening the family. He has seen firsthand how families can grow closer together through enduring hardships. His short story, “It’s OK to Cry,” has been published in Lessons from My Parents: 100 Shared Moments that Changed Our Lives.
Praise For How to Hug a Hedgehog: 12 Keys for Connecting with Teens…
"This book will make a difference. The suggestions are doable and will totally change the way you interact with teens."
- Mark Henshaw, Author of Red Cell and Cold Shot
"How to Hug a Hedgehog is relevant, timely and essential for anyone wanting to build positive relationships with teenagers. This book will enrich and transform lives forever."
- Richie Norton, bestselling author of The Power of Starting Something Stupid
"This book is full of hope. It makes something hard seem easy. It is sure to have a positive impact!"
- Sean Covey, author of the international bestseller The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens