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Cinderella Ate My Daughter by Peggy Orenstein
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Apr 10, 12

Read from April 09 to 10, 2012

I don't understand the complaints against this book. I like how much Orenstein bounces back and forth between sides, questioning her biases and asking how damaging gender specific toys really are. The subject matter is swathed in gray, and I think she approaches it appropriately. I was partial to the bits about fairy tales. I know many mothers who are starting to wonder if the new Disney versions aren't a bit too gruesome for their little ones. Fascinating.
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