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How Tough Could It Be?

The Trials and Errors of a Sportswriter Turned Stay-at-Home Dad
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Parenting - Fatherhood, Humor, Family, Sociology Of Men, Family & Relationships, Biography / Autobiography, Topic - Family, Family/Marriage, Parental Memoirs, Editors, Journalists, Publishers, Humor / Ge
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ISBN 100805078460
ISBN 139780805078466
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A father takes a break from every guy's dream gig-covering football (and the odd swimsuit shoot) for Sports Illustrated-to give it a go as Mr.

Mom, in this hilarious and heartfelt book After nineteen years as a writer for Sports Illustrated, Austin Murphy should have had it d, he'd had it-with measuring his life by hotel rooms and Heisman stories, with members of his church assuming /5(11).

"How Tough Could It Be' is an honest, funny and touching book about family life and family love in the new millennium"-Adam Gopnik" "Humorous, heartwarming."--Portland Oregonian "Skilled at capturing human interest details, Murphy writes in a fluid, anecdotal manner, displaying a sensitivity and homey humor that will be equally appreciated by /5(11).

"How Tough Could It Be' is an honest, funny and touching book about family life and family love in the new millennium"-Adam Gopnik" "Humorous, heartwarming."—Portland Oregonian "Skilled at capturing human interest details, Murphy writes in a fluid, anecdotal manner, displaying a sensitivity and homey humor that will be equally appreciated by Book Edition: First Edition.

A father takes a break from every guy's dream gig--covering football (and the odd swimsuit shoot) for Sports Illustrated--to give it a go as Mr. Mom, in this hilarious and heartfelt book After nineteen years as a writer for Sports Illustrated, Austin Murphy should have had it d, he'd had it--with measuring his life by hotel rooms and Heisman stories, with members of his church 3/5(1).

A father takes a break from every guy's dream gig--covering football (and the odd swimsuit shoot) for Sports Illustrated--to give it a go as Mr. Mom, in this hilarious and heartfelt book. After nineteen years as a writer for Sports Illustrated, Austin Murphy should have had it d, he'd had it--with measuring his life by hotel rooms and Heisman stories, with members of his church Author: Austin Murphy.

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Predictable but funny account of a sports journalist’s half-year stint as a stay-at-home dad. “I am like most husbands. We How Tough Could It Be?

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