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Ellie Slott Fisher's Books

It's Either Her or Me
Mar.23.2010
THERE’S NOTHING TO WORRY ABOUT—YOU’RE NOT LOSING A SON AND YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE GAINING A RIVAL. For a mother who’s accustomed to having been number one in her son’s life, the arrival of a girlfriend, fiancée, or wife can be a complicated, confusing, and emotionally challenging event. Likewise, coexisting harmoniously with the mother of her partner can be an overwhelming...
Dating for Dads. The Single Father's Guide to Dating Well without Parenting Poorly
Jan.30.2008
As a single father, you're ready to begin dating again. But are your kids ready? In this much-needed guide, relationship expert Ellie Slott Fisher comes to the rescue with no-nonsense, no-judgments advice. Drawing on her own experience as a single parent, interviews and surveys with more than a hundred single fathers and their children, and the advice of a family therapist, Fisher...
Mom, There's a Man in the Kitchen and He's Wearing Your Robe
Feb.01.2005
As a mom re-entering the dating world, how do you balance being a woman with being a mother? In Mom, There's a Man in the Kitchen and He's Wearing Your Robe, Fisher provides the answer. Drawing upon her own experience (and mistakes) and the stories of many other women who have lived through parenting and dating, Fisher offers encouragement, strategies and an important infusion of...