Whether you are presently a stepparent, a dating single parent, or in the courtship stage before marriage, the challenge of blending families is one of the most difficult you will ever face. Winning the Heart of Your Stepchild is a hands-on guidebook for today's men and women who face the special challenge of blending families. Because children must process so many emotions and thoughts, parents must learn to interpret those feelings and behaviors for any new family to succeed. This book shows how to create an open atmosphere in the home; give reassuring answers to a child's questions; and become a strong team with your new spouse. It provides an indispensable road map for new moms and dads who want one vibrant, happy, blended family. Paperback.