Review of Different Family Structures

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Review of Different Family Structures

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[Following is a volunteer review of "Different Family Structures" by Mildred Stallworth.]
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3 out of 4 stars
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Different Family Structures is a book written by Mildred Stallworth. As stated in the writer's bio, she is an "author, caregiver, and a business owner." In this novel, Mildred explored the intricacies of parenting, and this comprises the goals of the existence of a family, the value system of a family, different styles of parenting, among other crucial topics that relate to events in the household.

Like the author stated in the introductory part of Different Family Structures, "when children have a rock-solid family system that takes care of their need to belong and reinforces their ability to be their own unique person, this determines how strong and self-reliable they will be in the early stages of life." And as such, this sentence gives a reader an insight into what this book entails. As expected, it makes one expectant of a thrilling read.

The unbiased writing style employed by the writer was fantastically intriguing. During the process of reading this novel, there were different points where the author made some assertions. However, she always made it clear that the ideas are not absolute. This is because there will always be exceptions. I agree with this notion because personal experiences have taught me that no matter how uncontroversial a topic may be, it can never be non-relative. I also found the pictures incorporated at strategic points of this book fascinating. This is because they were of superb quality and helped in passing the accurate information intended by the author.

Even though the author tried to remain unprejudiced, she still produced a homophobic atmosphere by using a quote by Kirk Cameron, which won't sit well with the entire LGBTQ community. On my part, this discriminatory undertone is unacceptable. I also think that the writing prowess of the author was not up to par, as some sentences seemed forced. In addition to this, there was poor usage of transitional words, which does not paint the qualities of good writing. Note that the sentences in question were not exactly grammatically incorrect. However, they did not strike me as riveting.

I will rate this book three out of four stars. This rating stands because Different Family Structures was professionally edited, seeing that I did not come across any errors.

This book will be well-appreciated by parents and any young person that wishes to understand the intricacies of parenting. And as such, I recommend it to them. Adding to the homophobic features of this book, it has a level of religious undertone. As a result, readers that cannot tolerate these certainties may find Different Family Structures unappealing. Thus, I suggest that they sit this one out.

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Different Family Structures indeed is one every parent should read. Well done
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It's a review well written. I would most definitely want to read this book, since I'm a mother myself. I might learn a few lessons about parenting.
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I wonder why the author had to make homophobic statements. That may indeed ruffle feathers.
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Awesome storyline. The parenting tips are well detailed. Thanks for a well-simplified review.
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Incredible writing and story. I think this would be informative when it comes to parenting, and would also be a self-help book for those who are dealing with lots of things in their life. Thanks for the review!
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Very well written and adequately reflects what the author is presenting. Thank you for sharing!
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Wow! that's a wonderful review. This author has penned a great book about family structures, and I think that's a brilliant premise. Your review is detailed and sincere. Thanks.
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If a reader can look past the aversion to the LGBTQ community, then I believe this book can help them with parenting their children. Thanks for the review!
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Suenet Steenkamp wrote: 18 Nov 2021, 11:03 It's a review well written. I would most definitely want to read this book, since I'm a mother myself. I might learn a few lessons about parenting.
Thanks for reading through.
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Miriam Molina wrote: 18 Nov 2021, 11:38 I wonder why the author had to make homophobic statements. That may indeed ruffle feathers.
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Hyacinth Bella wrote: 18 Nov 2021, 12:27 Incredible writing and story. I think this would be informative when it comes to parenting, and would also be a self-help book for those who are dealing with lots of things in their life. Thanks for the review!

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klbradley wrote: 18 Nov 2021, 13:37 Very well written and adequately reflects what the author is presenting. Thank you for sharing!
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klbradley wrote: 18 Nov 2021, 13:37 Very well written and adequately reflects what the author is presenting. Thank you for sharing!
Thanks for reading through.
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J_odoyo wrote: 19 Nov 2021, 02:56 Wow! that's a wonderful review. This author has penned a great book about family structures, and I think that's a brilliant premise. Your review is detailed and sincere. Thanks.
Thanks for reading through.
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