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Author Roker, Al, 1954- author.

Title Been there, done that [Axis 360 electronic resource] : family wisdom for modern times / Al Roker, Deborah Roberts with Laura Morton.

Publication Info. New York, New York : New American Library, [2016]
©2016.
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 271 pages)
Contents Never Give Up on Your Dreams -- Kindness Is Like a Boomerang--It Always Comes Back -- The Power of an Apology -- Grace Under Pressure -- Don't Confuse the Wedding with the Marriage -- Family Is Forever -- Actions Speak Louder Than Words -- I Am Who I Am -- Can You Hear Me Now? -- Learning to Slow Down -- The Importance of Friendships -- People Are Not Labels -- Life Is Full of Hard Choices.
Summary "Life lessons from New York Times bestselling author and Today show personality Al Roker and his wife, globetrotting ABC news journalist Deborah Roberts. Al Roker and Deborah Roberts have sixteen Emmy Awards between them. They have covered everything from the Olympics and the Gulf War to natural disasters and the AIDS crisis in Africa. Now these two married journalists and parents have collaborated on the most personal and important "story" of their lives. Been There, Done That is a funny, heartfelt, and empowering collection of life lessons, hard-won wisdom, and instructive family anecdotes from Al and Deborah's lives, from their parents and grandparents, and from dear friends, famous and not. Here, Al and Deborah candidly share childhood obstacles like obesity and growing up in the segregated south; the challenges and blessings that come from raising very different kids; hard-won truths about marriage and career; the illuminating "little things" that adults can learn from children; and the genuine wisdom that the elderly can share with a younger generation. These are real-life stories told from every perspective--from parent, spouse, daughter, son, and friend, stories that every reader can relate to, appreciate, and share. "-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Roker, Al, 1954- -- Anecdotes.
Roberts, Deborah, 1960- -- Anecdotes.
Parenting -- Anecdotes.
Families -- Anecdotes.
African American television journalists -- United States -- Anecdotes.
Genre Electronic books.
Added Author Morton, Laura, 1964- author.
Roberts, Deborah, 1960- author.
Baker & Taylor Axis 360
Other Form: Print version: Roker, Al, 1954- author. Been there, done that 9780451466365 (DLC) 2015031342 (OCoLC)923727959
ISBN 9780698136489
0698136489
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