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Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book (Book review Pedcast)

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Everything I Need To Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book (Little Golden Books (Random House))


Welcome to another edition of Portable Practical Pediatrics. I’m your host, Dr. Paul Smolen, a board certified pediatrician with 34 years of practice and a lot to say. Thanks for joining me today. I recently came across a gem of a book that I thought you might be interested in sharing with your children. Remember those Little Golden Books we read when we were early readers. Yeah, you remember, the ones with the gold binding, hard cardboard colorful covers, and cartoon illustrated stories inside. Recall also that the books often had moral lessons embedded within the stories. Well in 2013, Diane Muldrow, a long time editor of the Little Golden Books, put together snippets from many of the Golden Books that contained wisdom that she thought children and adults could benefit from today. Continue reading