Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother

by Amy Chua

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Book Summary

Traces the rewards and pitfalls of a Chinese mother's exercise in extreme parenting, describing the exacting standards applied to grades, music lessons and avoidance of Western cultural practices.

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1 week on NPR Paperback Nonfiction Bestseller List