Tiger, Tiger Writing Bright

Amy Chua, bestselling author of Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother, nursed her two daughters in a strict Chinese upbringing. This cost her a few pounces and wrestling matches in her den while demanding success from her rebellious 13-year-old cub. A tigress is responsible for the protection and care of her young, but even mature tigers can learn a thing or two from their young. Chua’s book speaks to parents feeling both defeated and humbled as they travel down an unbeaten path of parenting transformation. Join the author at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Highland Park United Methodist Church, 3300 Mockingbird Lane. See what the culture clash parenting debate is all about as she shares her comic memoir at Authors Live!, a free event open to the public. Books will be available for purchase and a book signing follows the program. For more information, call 214-523-2240 or visithpumc.org.
Tue., Feb. 7, 7 p.m., 2012
KEEP THE DALLAS OBSERVER FREE... Since we started the Dallas Observer, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Dallas, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Sarah Calams
Contact: Sarah Calams