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Cinderella Ate My Daughter by Peggy Orenstein
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Mar 07, 2012

really liked it
Read from February 29 to March 07, 2012

As a mother of 4 daughters, I really enjoyed this book about the struggles of raising girls in the princess/girlie-girl culture. I appreciated how the author was honest about how difficult it is to avoid potentially problematic things like Disney Princesses, social media and gender-specific marketing. The fact that she has a daughter of her own made the book less preachy and more of a "we're in this together" kind of thing. A bonus surprise - a friend of mine was actually quoted in this book!!
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