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If There Were No Grown-Ups
What would happen If There Were No Grown-Ups? New author Rebekah Bruce has written a charming, persuasive book that makes children think about the drawbacks and benefits of there being grown-ups in the world. Both sides of the case are made, and a decision is reached! After all, If There Were No Grown-Ups, who would do important things like kissing boo-boos to make them be ...more
Paperback, 24 pages
Published April 26th 2011 by Tate Publishing & Enterprises
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Disclaimer: This was written by a dear friend. But it is one of those books that makes me think ... wow, I can't believe someone didn't think of this concept before! It's so on-target for the fantasies and fears of young children, who waver between wanting total independence and freedom (or thinking they do) but also wanting the safety and comfort of being cared for and protected. The overriding theme of many of the best and most beloved children's books is the tension created by these conflicti ...more