Everything I Need To Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book (Little Golden Books (Random House))

Everything I Need To Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book (Little Golden Books (Random House))

Diane Muldrow


A funny "guide to existence" for grown-ups! in the future, Diane Muldrow, an established editor of the enduring Little Golden Books, discovered that, regardless of their whimsical visual appeal, there has been not often a real-life state of affairs that hadn't been coated within the greater than 70-year-old line of kid's books—from dealing with funds, to the significance of workout, to discovering contentment within the least difficult issues. during this age of debt, melancholy, and diabetes, might we adults use a refresher direction within the mild classes from those lovely books, she wondered—a "Little Golden consultant to life"? sure, shall we! Muldrow's funny but functional information for purchasing the main out of lifestyles ("Don't put out of your mind to get pleasure from your wedding!" "Be a hugger." "Sweatpants are undesirable for morale."), drawn from greater than 60 tales, are paired with pleasant photos from those best-loved kid's books of all time—among them The Poky Little dog, Pantaloon, Mister puppy, Nurse Nancy, We aid Mommy, 5 Pennies to Spend, and The Little purple chicken. The Golden greats of kid's representation are represented the following besides: Richard Scarry, Garth Williams, Eloise Wilkin, J. P. Miller, and Mary Blair, between many others. absolute to convey stories and a grin, this publication is an ideal present for child boomers, contemporary grads, fans of kid's literature—or an individual who cherishes the stable little books with the glossy cardboard covers and gold foil spines!

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