Cinderella Ate My Daughter: Dispatches from the Front Lines of the New Girlie-Girl Culture
The rise of the girlie-girl, warns Peggy Orenstein, is no innocent phenomenon. Following her acclaimed books Flux, Schoolgirls, and the provocative New York Times bestseller Waiting for Daisy, Orenstein’s Cinderella Ate My Daughter offers a radical, timely wake-up call for parents, revealing the dark side of a pretty and pink culture confronting girls at every turn as they grow into adults.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Amelia_Smith - LibraryThing
I found this book informative, well-written, and short on answers. I have a 4-year-old daughter who is just (apparently) coming out of an obsession with the Disney princess stories, though apart from ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - quantum_flapdoodle - LibraryThing
This book on the "pink" wars and the trend toward princess culture in childhood, as well as gender based expectations is not a sermon or a lecture; it is a conversation. The author has an easy style ... Read full review
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