What scares Tiger Mom Amy Chua?

One mom's attempt to keep an accurate log so her kids will have something helpful to show the therapists.

One mom's attempt to keep an accurate log so her kids will have something helpful to show the therapists.

Amy Chua, aka Tiger Mom: She launched 2011 with a roar and a bestseller. In Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother, the Yale professor pits her hard-driving “Chinese” parenting style of Sherry Cantar is tired. Bone-numbing, half-marathon tired.

GOOP for her “A Day in the Life” working mom blog from a couple of weeks ago, or Amy Chua and the challenge to Western parenting that she threw down in her book Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother? Have you read TIME

In this memoir type of a book, Amy Chua sets out the dreams she has for her daughters and recounts her relentless pursuit of those dreams at all costs. Her stories alone would not be so offensive had she not tied them all together with the