The Hurried Child: Growing Up Too Fast Too Soon
Examines the pressures--from peers, parents, school, and society--imposed on today's children and offers advice on how to cope with the problems brought on by the excessive emphasis on competition and achievement.
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Review: The Hurried Child: Growing Up Too Fast Too SoonUser Review - Ivy's Mom - Goodreads
I read The Hurried Child in college and it has stuck with me these 20 odd years. I encourage my friends and family to let their kids be kids, to hold on to their innocence as long as possible. Once that is gone, it is gone forever. A great read for every citizen of the "village." Read full review
Review: The Hurried Child: Growing Up Too Fast Too SoonUser Review - Robyn Larson - Goodreads
I read this book for one of my developmental classes and I love it. Every parent or will be parent should read this. It talks about how we as Americans are trying to get our children to grow up too ... Read full review