Father and Son share a unique bond. For some, it is more like friendship and for others, it’s like a mentor and a child.
Sons see their fathers as role models and learn from their actions. This is why it is important for fathers to be humble and loving. Their actions make a huge impact on their children.
Though there is a lot of talk about mother-daughter relationships, on the contrary very few people talk about Son’s relationship with his father.
Even when we were figuring out some books related to this topic, we found very few of them. Nevertheless, we will know more about this bond. Let’s see what these books have to say:
Better Dads, Stronger Sons: How Fathers Can Guide Boys to Become Men of Character
This book is written by Rick Johnson. It talks about the complicated yet beautiful relationship between a father and his son. We all know that our fathers have a god-given role. He is the protector and bead weaver of our families. He always strives to give the best values and life skills to their sons so that they grow into honorable men. But many dads struggle with the thought of inadequacy and that they are not enough. This book is all about that. It will help you get over your feelings and give good value to your sons. By reading this book you can inspire your son and become a positive role model for him.
Why a Son needs a Dad
From the moment that I saw your beautiful face,
Held you close to my heart in a father’s embrace,
I promised to help you grow with strength and grace.
My dear one, my sweet son, my boy.
This is a very heartwarming book. It is a New York Times bestseller and can be the best birthday present for your dad. A father is his son’s first hero. It is full of colorful pictures and illustrates different ways a father can help his son grow. This book celebrates the special bond between a father and a son. Here’s a snippet:
Father to Son, Revised Edition: Life Lessons on Raising a Boy
This book consists of life lessons for fathers that can help them raise their sons in the best way possible. A warm and fussy book filled with words of wisdom. It consists of 5 key points of parenting that are actually thought-provoking. It also talks about the importance of nurturing responsibility and accountability. He also talks about loving your child which is very important for your relationship. It is a very beautifully written book, you must try giving it a read.
Letters to My Son: A Father’s Wisdom on Manhood, Life, and Love
This book is locked by the readers. It talks about various topics from all walks of life. It is for a father and even single mothers who are seeking guidance to raise their son. The book will give the father’s a voice that they have been looking for and clarity about some of life’s most important things. It will help them develop companionship with their son and begin their journey towards a world of manhood. It is simply a unique and timeless book.
Dear Son: Life Lessons from a Father
This book is written by Sandeep Sahni. In this book, a father gives life lessons to his 21-year-old son. It is divided into 21 chapters which are very easy to read and interpret. All these chapters contain some valuable suggestions and lessons for every child who is about to become an adult. It talks about almost every topic like relationships, money, love, goals, dreams et cetera. It is a must-read book for every parent.
Fathers and Sons
Published in 1862, this book is written by Ivan Turgenev and it is no less than a masterpiece, and it still resonates with the readers. It talks about the conflict between generations and how fresh and exciting it is. It is a story about a man who had a controversial image and he used to repudiate the romanticism of his elders. This shook Russian society. It is a very interesting book.