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Review Curled Up With a Good Kid's Book (www.curledupkids.com)' Each page features a feast for the eyes in the form of sweet and funny drawings, and a positive message to children about the virtues of equality, kindness and self-determination. For those who grew up with Marlo Thomas's show, this book will provide many hours of nostalgic musing, and the opportunity to expose their children to the same inspirational message about embracing individuality... There are wonderful messages here for young children trying to determine who they are in the world.'Miley Cyrus'Free to be?you and me. Each and every one of us has our own special song to sing. As a musician, I get to hear this all the time?amazing voices, high and low, sweet and funky, all coming together like some great big choir. This book is just like that. Look at all the wonderful art. Read the funny poems and awesome stories. Each page is ONE IN A MILLION, and they all shout out with the same, unstoppable message: that YOU are the star of your own concert. Just like you?and just like this book?I know I?ll continue to grow and change over the years into new versions of me. We?re all free to be?you and me. And that?s THE BEST OF BOTH WORLDS.'School Library Journal, October 20, 2008?This upbeat volume?s message remains valid, and it will be enthusiastically greeted by fans of the original (many of whom are now parents themselves) and those interested in anthologies about empowerment.?'Free to Be? You and Me was so special to us when were children, and now, we can?t tell you how excited we are to be turning the pages of the 35th Anniversary edition. ?This book, which comes with a CD, is one for your whole family to treasure.? Curled Up With a Good Kid?s Book (www.curledupkids.com)' Each page features a feast for the eyes in the form of sweet and funny drawings, and a positive message to children about the virtues of equality, kindness and self-determination. For those who grew up with Marlo Thomas?s show, this book will provide many hours of nostalgic musing, and the opportunity to expose their children to the same inspirational message about embracing individuality... There are wonderful messages here for young children trying to determine who they are in the world.' Read more About the Author Marlo Thomas is an award-winning actress who burst onto the Hollywood scene and gained acclaim for her role as Ann Marie on That Girl, a part for which she earned a Golden Globe? and four Emmy? nominations. Thomas is also known for her numerous publications and recordings. She conceived the New York Times best-selling book Free to Be?You and Me, which inspired a CD recording (to which she contributed her vocal talents) and a stage show. More recently, she published Thanks & Giving Book and CD, The Right Words at the Right Time, and The Right Words at the Right Time Volume 2: Your Turn! She and her husband, talk-show host Phil Donahue, reside in New York City. Please visit her at www.marlo-thomas.com. Read more

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