Precious Pete, Will You Remember Me, When I Am Out to Sea?: A Salute to All Navy Dads
Precious Pete, Will You Remember Me, When I Am Out to Sea? salutes all Navy dads. It is a charming story that addresses the separation anxiety experienced by the Navy dad when facing a military deployment. This book is important because in our society, men are often socialized to hide their feelings or withdraw. However, that is very difficult to do when a man has to leave his young child whom he adores and is really just getting to know. This book focuses on how mom and child will help relieve dad's nervousness from having to depart from his family. It is entertaining, yet instructional. Precious Pete, Will You Remember Me When I Am Out to Sea? is a delightful children's book that kids will enjoy and parents will appreciate and embrace.