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You Have to F*****g Eat by Adam Mansbach
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You Have to F*****g Eat (2014)

by Adam Mansbach

Other authors: Owen Brozman (Illustrator)

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Oh wow. Laughing with tears. tears are real though- because I have a kid who doesn't fucking eat :) ( )
  soontobefree | Dec 6, 2017 |
Another hilarious story by Adam Mansbach. This one is very similar to Go the F*** to Sleep. Colorfully illustrated and a laugh out loud story.

4**** ( )
  Mischenko | Nov 30, 2017 |
Admittedly this is crass and I wouldn't talk like this to my kids, but the genius of this book and the original Go to F--k to Sleep is that it captures the exasperation every parent feels as they try to get their children to do what is best for them. This made me laugh. ( )
  Jamichuk | May 22, 2017 |
Not nearly as good as Go The Fuck To Sleep. I mean, it's tough to hit that level every time... ( )
  amcheri | Aug 22, 2016 |
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You Have to Fucking Eat By Adam Mansbach is a follow-up to his first book, Go the Fuck to Sleep. In my opinion the first book was more humorous. Both books offer many examples of behavior any parent has experienced. While I never instructed my son to sleep or eat in an expletive laced dialogue I can, definitely, relate.

Obviously this is a book for adults and is inappropriate to read to a child. I state that because I have read a few comments where people are appalled at this “children’s” book. Anyone who has reared a child knows the frustration of dinner time at one time or another. Since reading this latest work of Adam Mansbach I have learned there is an audio version read by Bryan Cranston. His previous book, Go the Fuck to Sleep, is read by Samuel Jackson.

I give this book a 3 ½ for crude humor but once you’ve read it you won’t read it again. Obviously not a classic, just an amusing foray for parents with picky eaters. ( )
  SquirrelHead | Jun 25, 2015 |
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Brozman, OwenIllustratorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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In this sequel to his book Go the fuck to sleep, Mansbach addresses the trials and tribulations of a parent who is trying to get his/her little angel to eat something that even vaguely resembles a normal meal. Profane, affectionate, and radically honest.… (more)

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