01/08/2011 11:29 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Amy Chua: 'Why Chinese Mothers Are Superior'

A lot of people wonder how Chinese parents raise such stereotypically successful kids. They wonder what these parents do to produce so many math whizzes and music prodigies, what it's like inside the family, and whether they could do it too. Well, I can tell them, because I've done it. Here are some things my daughters, Sophia and Louisa, were never allowed to do: