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How to Raise an American
1776 Fun and Easy Tools, Tips, and Activities to Help Your Child Love This Country
Written by Myrna Blyth and Chriss Winston

How to Raise an American
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Category: Family & Relationships - Parenting
Imprint: Three Rivers Press
Format: Trade Paperback
Pub Date: June 2008
Price: $13.95
Can. Price: $15.95
ISBN: 978-0-307-33922-5 (0-307-33922-X)
Pages: 320
Also available as an eBook.



 
“Ideas even the busiest parent can use to instill a sense of patriotism within their family.” ––Washington Times

Do you love America? Now, what about your kids and students?

How to Raise an American shows you how to make patriotism an important part of your family’s daily life, with engaging and entertaining ideas on every page. This practical and easy-to-use guide offers tips, games, activities, quizzes, and information that will help your children to become proud Americans, including:

•Dinner-table debates that will have the whole family talking
•Road-trip ideas that bring America’s history to life
•Books and movies that exemplify our shared ideals
•Inspiring stories of American courage, honor, and ingenuity
•Fun and educational ways to celebrate American holidays such as the Fourth of July and Veterans Day

Part discussion on patriotism, part American history primer, part activity guide, How to Raise an American will teach your kids to love and respect our country.



ABOUT THE AUTHOR

 
MYRNA BLYTH is the bestselling author of Spin Sisters: How the Women of the Media Sell Unhappiness–and Liberalism–to the Women of America. She is married, has two sons, and lives in New York City.

CHRISS WINSTON was the first woman to head the White House Office of Speechwriting, serving under President George H. W. Bush. The author of several books, she is a director of the White House Writers Group. Winston lives near Washington, D.C., with her husband and son.

Together the authors founded the Take Your Kids 2 Vote Campaign in 2007. Visit www.takeyourkids2vote.org.





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