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Raising Real Men


A Practical Guide to Equipping the Hearts and Minds of Boys without Losing or Breaking Your Own, Raising Real Men is the 2011 Christian Small Publishers Book of the Year by Hal & Melanie Young, parents of six boys (in a row!) and two girls.

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“This is a book that every family should have…”

– J. Michael Smith, Esq, President, HSLDA


A Practical Guide to Equipping the Hearts and Minds of Boys without Losing or Breaking Your Own

If this is God’s chosen gift to us, then why does it seem so hard? How can we prepare these boys to serve God when we can barely make it through the day? Isn’t there a better way?

The answer is yes.

“Just what the doctor ordered…” – Parenting columnist John Rosemond, author of Parenting by the Book

“Raising Real Men is long overdue… this book is a breath of fresh air.” – Dr. Tedd Tripp, Author, Shepherding a Child’s Heart

Christian Small Publishers Association 2011 Book of the Year

Read more endorsements or read one of the dozens of reviews here.

What is it about boys and competing about everything? Click to read the sample chapter, Racing to Win, and find out how to use that to motivate him!  See the Table of Contents, too.


Special bonus only available on this site:

A free .PDF download of our Raising Real Men Study Guide — free with every book purchase in any format.


Dad wants the AudioBook to listen while commuting & Mom wants the hard copy? Save by getting the Mom & Dad Special $35    Downloadable Version $25 (includes Study Guide)


All purchase options ship free within the U.S. and APO/FPO addresses.

Bulk Purchasing

Great Waters Press offers a discount on bulk purchases–if you would like to purchase 10 or more copies, contact us for a quote.

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Audiobook 5-CD Set, eBook, mp3 Download, Paperback Book

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