The book Children Are Wet Cement, by Ann Ortlund, is a guide for molding children.
Ortlund is known as an author of religious titles, including Disciplines of the Beautiful Woman.
Other books for your “funny tides” bookshelf:
- How To Be Happy Though Married, by E. J. Hardy (1885)
- Life and Laughter ‘midst the Cannibals, by C. W. Collison (1926)
- Sex Life of the Foot and Shoe, by William Rossi (1977)
- Be Bold With Bananas (1970s), a cookbook by the Australian Banana Growers Council