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Review: The Case For Make Believe: Saving Play in a Commercialized World

User Review  - Tara - Goodreads

This is a very important book, or at least concept, for parents to know about. Susan Linn presents a case for free play, the imaginative creative sort of play, as being an essential part of a child's ... Read full review

Review: The Case For Make Believe: Saving Play in a Commercialized World

User Review  - MaryAnn - Goodreads

The author, Susan Linn, is a play therapist who specializes in puppet play to help children who are experiencing or have experienced some type of trauma. She also is the director and co-founder of ... Read full review

Review: The Case For Make Believe: Saving Play in a Commercialized World

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

Great points but I didn't care for all the details in case histories and there were some political stands that I didn't feel were necessary. Whether or not I agreed with her they just felt out of ... Read full review

Review: The Case For Make Believe: Saving Play in a Commercialized World

User Review  - Dana Veron - Goodreads

The author summarizes the benefits she finds in make-believe play. She also suggests that today's children are losing time for make-believe play, and this is due in part to increased screen time as ... Read full review

Review: The Case For Make Believe: Saving Play in a Commercialized World

User Review  - Ami - Goodreads

I checked this book out thinking it would discuss why play is important and ways to encourage play in the home. The book did explain the importance of play (although I would have liked to have seen ... Read full review

Review: The Case For Make Believe: Saving Play in a Commercialized World

User Review  - mandy - Goodreads

Ok, so I didn't read ALL of it. The problem with all these "change the world" sort of books is that the people that will read it, already agree. And the people that don't agree, probably won't read it ... Read full review

Review: The Case For Make Believe: Saving Play in a Commercialized World

User Review  - Erin - Goodreads

I didn't realize until I'd gotten home from the library with this book that it was written by the author of Consuming Kids, which is an amazing book that I still think about often although I read it a ... Read full review


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