Chinese Horoscopes for Your Child: How Birth Order Influences a Child's Personality, by Theodora Lau. This unique parenting guide shows how Chinese astrology can help anyone to become a better parent by learning about the strengths and weaknesses of the sign under which a child is born. Divided into 12 chapters that correspond with the 12 animal signs (Dog, Rat, Rooster, etc.), this explanation of the personality traits associated with each sign also discusses the significance of birth order on the development of a child's personality. Each chapter concludes with a fable that imparts lasting lessons for those born under a particular sign, offering a new presentation of parenting wisdom that has been with us for thousands of years. Theodora Lau is the author of The Handbook of Chinese Horoscopes. She lives in Carlsbad, California.