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No, This Beloved Children's Book Author Didn't Actually Hate Kids

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 01.10.2017 | Arts

What if your favorite children’s book was (*gasp*) written by a lousy kid-hater? Well, if your childhood fave was Goodnight Moon, The Runaway Bunny...

Runaway and Plan a Long Unscheduled Day

Battersby Duo | Posted 10.19.2016 | Arts
Battersby Duo

Tom Proutt and Emily Gary Emily Gary and Tom Proutt are composers with a passion for good music and good literature. Amongst their many musical pursui...

Bedtime Stories With A Rare Disease Mom

Melissa Hogan, JD | Posted 02.26.2017 | Parents
Melissa Hogan, JD

I couldn't read, "I love you, right up to the moon and back," without thinking that the moon would always be there, but my child would not.

Jimmy Kimmel Calls A Kids' Book Club Meeting To Analyze The Literary Intricacies Of 'Goodnight Moon'

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 02.05.2015 | Parents

Dad and talk show host Jimmy Kimmel has always wanted to join a book club, but he doesn't have time to get through 400-500 page novels. So instead, he...

One Last Bedtime Story

Perry Block | Posted 11.02.2014 | Fifty
Perry Block

My son Brandon was 19 years old on April 25, 2014. I'm proud that he is turning into a happy, healthy, and intelligent young man with a wide variety of interests and a well-adjusted and positive outlook on life and the future. Just one thing. Why the hell can't he still be 6?

The Littlest Critic -- What My Toddler Taught Me About Writing

Eleni Gage | Posted 07.24.2013 | Parents
Eleni Gage

Writing the first draft of my second novel as a new mom living in Nicaragua and Miami Beach, I have no workshop to instill fear, excitement and motivation in me. But I do have one vociferous little mentor: my toddler, Amalía.

LOOK: 18 News Headlines That Just Need To Happen

Huffington Post | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 02.20.2013 | Good News

Ever wondered what HuffPost's front page would look like if we lived in a perfect world? Yup, we did too. So we came up with these. Enjoy!...

Goodnight Moon Parody - Goodnight iPad Set to Hit Bookstores This Week (Video)

Rocco Staino | Posted 12.23.2011 | Home
Rocco Staino

This parody replaces the familiar Goodnight Moon room with electronic gadgets and "a fed-up old woman, who is trying to sleep" amid "the bings, bongs, and beep of e-mails and tweets" to spread the word "that some of the simple and quieter things get lost" in our device filled lives.

WATCH: Animated Version Of ‘Goodnight iPad’

Posted 12.06.2011 | Parents

Video produced by The Other House In the grand tradition of "Go The F**k To Sleep," comes a new parody for bedtime. And today, this one goes straig...

If All Books Were as Violent as Cormac McCarthy Books

Dave Astor | Posted 10.17.2011 | Home
Dave Astor

Yup, it would be quite a literary world if all books contained as much mayhem as Cormac McCarthy novels.

Saying Goodbye To My Mews House: A Poem

Delia Lloyd | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Delia Lloyd

I've long been of the mind that right before you give something up -- a car...a neighborhood...definitely a relationship -- you allow yourself to be annoyed by that thing.

5 Ways to Stay Positive During a Move

Delia Lloyd | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Delia Lloyd

Although I hate moving, there are a lot of positives that emerge during the process, and they aren't just the simple pleasures of de-cluttering.

In Defense of Picture Books

Rebecca Serle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Rebecca Serle

Picture books, while less in word count, are certainly not less important. There are unbelievably skillful authors writing in this vein. Authors like Jane O'Connor and Jon Scieszka. I've said it before and I'll say it again: writing picture books is an art, the art of word choice.

How To Teach Your Children About Death

Olivia Rosewood | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Olivia Rosewood

in the United States we have a somewhat less open tolerance for this chapter of being. One might even say that we're still in the closet about the subject. Why are we so tight lipped about this natural process?

How Stories Save Us

Pam Allyn | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Pam Allyn

Here is the longing inside all of us: that we are fearless enough to embark upon those adventures, but that as we go we are inspired and propelled by a sense of home waiting for us at the other end.

"Goodnight Keith Moon": A Creepier Version Of The Classic Kid's Book (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

"Goodnight Moon": Everyone's favorite children's book about a notorious drummer who died of a drug overdose. Wait, that's not what it was about? Well,...