Haruki Murakami >> one of my favorite authors
The acclaimed author of the groundbreaking bestseller Schoolgirls reveals the dark side of pink and pretty: the rise of the girlie-girl, she warns, is not that innocent. Pink and pretty or predatory and hardened, sexualized girlhood influences our daughters from infancy onward, telling them that how a girl looks matters more than who she is. Somewhere between the exhilarating rise of Girl Power in the 1990s and today, the pursuit of physical perfection has been recast as a source—the source—of female empowerment.
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"I like myself, I am glad I am me, There is no one else I'd rather be, I like my eyes, my ears, my nose, I like my fingers and my toes" -- extract from I Like Myself by Karen Beaumont. High on energy and imagination, this ode to self-esteem encourages kids to appreciate everything about themselves--inside and out.
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