Made You Look: How Advertising Works and why You Should Know
Advertising is pervasive. A typical North American child views a staggering 40,000 ads every year on TV alone! With such a vast number of commercials out there, who's helping kids decode the messages? Media maven Shari Graydon, that's who!
Made You Look offers an intriguing exploration of advertising's inner workings. From the earliest roots of advertising to the guerrilla marketers of the 21st century, this revealing book shows kids where ads came from, where they're going, and how they work.
Bursting with behind-the-scenes secrets, thought-provoking Try This at Home activities, and plenty of tips to empower young consumers, Made You Look is any child's ultimate guide to the advertising universe.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - aharriga - LibraryThing
I thought that this was a smart, well-illustrated, and timely book for kids. It used many relevant examples, side-bars, and stories to illustrate the manipulation that advertisers often employ. It was informative without being preachy or condesending. Read full review
An amazing book! I recommend it for kids of any age!