The Council of Dads: My Daughters, My Illness, and the Men Who Could Be Me, Bruce Feiler
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The Council of Dads: My Daughters, My Illness, and the Men Who Could Be Me

Author: Bruce Feiler

Narrator: Bruce Feiler

Unabridged: 5 hr 5 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Harper Audio

Published: 04/27/2010

Genre: Family & Relationships

Synopsis

Bestselling author Bruce Feiler was a young father when he was diagnosed with cancer. He instantly worried what his daughters' lives would be like without him. Three days later, he came up with a stirring idea to reach out to six men from all the passages in his life, and ask them to be present in the passages in his daughters' lives. And he would call this group "The Council of Dads.""I believe my daughters will have plenty of opportunities in their lives," he wrote to these men. "But they may not have their dad. Will you help be their dad?"The Council of Dads is the inspiring story of what happened next. Feiler introduces the men in his Council and captures the life lesson he wants each to convey to his daughters—how to see, how to travel, how to question, how to dream. He mixes these with an intimate, highly personal chronicle of his experience battling cancer while raising young children.The Council of Dads is a touching, funny, and, ultimately deeply moving book on how to live life, how the human spirit can respond to adversity, and how to deepen and cherish the friendships that enrich our lives.

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