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Childrens Bedtime Stories

The Buddha's Apprentice: Children's Book Review

Peter Clothier | Posted 09.03.2013 | Books
Peter Clothier

They are good stories, adapted from traditional sources, based on the common values of kindness and compassion. Their teaching is exemplary rather than didactic, and each one has its own simplicity and charm.

No More Reading Wars! Getting Ahead of the Transition From Print to Digital Books

Michael Levine | Posted 07.29.2012 | Education
Michael Levine

When it comes to learning to read well, our country seems to be in a never-ending cycle of conflict and consternation. Enter the fray a new disruption: the transition from print to digital books.

Bedtime Stories: The Spider, the Arabian Cinderella and Her Fairy Godfish...

Rym Tina Ghazal | Posted 05.22.2012 | Home
Rym Tina Ghazal

I loved those times, growing up as a child in Saudi Arabia in the 1980s. My friends would come and sleep over just to listen to my mother's bedtime stories.

Why Has Go the F**k to Sleep Struck Such a Nerve With Parents?

Susan Stiffelman | Posted 08.29.2011 | Women
Susan Stiffelman

I admit, it's funny. And there's another thing I like about Adam Mansbach's Go the F**k to Sleep: It exposes the underbelly of parenting.

A Winter's Tale

Jilly Gagnon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jilly Gagnon

Well, yes, sweetie, he was white; he was made of snow, snow is white. No, I don't think that reflects on Daddy's deeply-internalized racial prejudices. I think it reflects on what snow looks like.