Dude, You’re Gonna Be a Dad!: How to Get (Both of You) Through the Next 9 Months is a book especially written for soon-to-be dads. It gives advice on how an expectant father can help her wife or partner during her pregnancy. Information about things that can be done by men as pregnant women go through this journey. The book is based on the author’s personal experiences with his wife who has given him two children.
Some mothers who had bought the books for their husbands said that the book was very useful to their partners. The men liked how humorously the content of the book was written. The book was perfect for men who had no idea what pregnancy was really all about because it gave them information some of which even the women knew nothing about. Quick references were also provided at the end of every chapter which was very useful for those who were skimming for more information. It had been applauded by a lot of women because the book made it clear to men what was really happening to them during their pregnancy.
People who disliked the book thought that it only contained senseless jokes and not a lot of information. Some even likened reading the book with having a few shots with some drunkard. Others found the contents somewhat offensive because it stereotyped men as some kind of frat dudes who did not have any inkling about pregnancy. In general, those who did not approve of the book claim that men should just read other pregnancy books if they really wanted to know much about it.