The Martini Playdate Book
For the new dad who has been spending late nights by the crib, this humorous compilation will have him laughing himself to sleep. With chapters entitled “Screaming: Is It Necessary?” and “Karate, Little League, and Ballet: Your Child’s Eighty-Hour Work Week,” this lighthearted tome will surely cheer up any overwhelmed father. When he’s feeling uncertain and stranded by himself on “Diaper Island,” this book will reassure him he is not alone. In addition to the relatable content, the paperback book features a handful of recipes, helpful hints, and witty illustrations. Its compact size guarantees a spot can always be had on the nearest nightstand, kitchen counter, or bathtub ledge to lend a bit of insight whenever it’s needed.
To buy: $11, amazon.com.