Single Mom of Two Shares The Secret To Raising Her Sons To Be Successful Men In New Book

by Gee NY
Sanya Simmons

As statistics reveal that 70% of African American children are raised by single mothers, author and advocate Sanya Simmons’ latest book, A Single Mom’s Guide to Raising Black (Gentle) Men, arrives at a critical juncture.

With Mother’s Day approaching, Simmons sheds light on the remarkable strength and resilience of single mothers, particularly those raising Black sons.

Simmons, herself a single mother, penned the book to equip fellow mothers with the knowledge, tools, and encouragement necessary to navigate the challenges she faced raising her two sons.

“It’s crucial to shine a light on the incredible power and resilience of single mothers, especially those raising Black sons,” said Simmons.

The book provides practical advice, heartfelt insights, and real-life examples of the multifaceted issues encountered by single mothers. Covering topics such as managing anger, fostering love, understanding behavior, engaging with educators, and instilling cultural awareness, Simmons offers invaluable guidance on nurturing Black boys into compassionate, resilient, and successful men.

Praised for its candidness, practicality, and relevance, Simmons’ book has garnered acclaim from readers:

  • “Relatable! Sanya gives useful advice in an easy read that makes you feel supported and not alone!”
  • “Being completely honest about raising two Black sons in today’s environment. What an amazing family. I highly recommend this book to all moms raising not only boys but girls as well.”
  • “Affirming! This book is just the encouragement I needed during this intense season of my life. Although I am married, I can still relate to Sanya’s book.”

A Single Mom’s Guide to Raising Black (Gentle) Men is available in print, ebook, and audiobook formats on Amazon and other major book retailers.

For more information about Sanya Simmons and her work, visit her website: Sanya Simmons.

Sanya Simmons is a divorced mother of two grown sons who advocates for social issues affecting young men. Her belief in the worth and love of every individual shapes her parenting philosophy.

Simmons has been featured discussing her book on platforms such as Harlem Book Fair, Global Actors Lounge, Neesha’s Network, and Dr. P on the Pod podcast. Additionally, she is an award-winning audiobook narrator residing outside Atlanta, Georgia.

For press inquiries, media interviews, or review copy requests, please contact:
Tanya Simmons Reid
Skyrocket Communications, Inc.
Phone: 856-210-2177

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