Goodnight Nanny-cam

Goodnight Nanny-cam

A Parody for Modern Parents

Book - 2014
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Penguin Putnam
When the text of Goodnight Nanny-cam appeared online in the New Yorker’s ?Shouts & Murmurs” column, it garnered 100,000 hits and more than 15,000 Facebook likes in a matter of days. Filled with sly references to BPA-free bottles, Baby Einstein DVDs, and toddler tutors, Jen Nessel and Lizzy Ratner’s send-up of the beloved children’s classic wittily skewers our modern culture of over-parenting. Parodies of Goodnight Moon are always popular, and Goodnight Nanny-cam is a gorgeously illustrated gift that’s guaranteed to have alpha parents everywhere laughing?and cringing?in recognition.


Random House, Inc.
Goodnight Moon has been hilariously updated for the modern parent.”—Buzzfeed

When the text of Goodnight Nanny-Cam appeared online in the New Yorker’s “Shouts & Murmurs” column, it garnered 100,000 hits and more than 15,000 Facebook likes in a matter of days. Filled with sly references to BPA-free bottles, Baby Einstein DVDs, and toddler tutors, Jen Nessel and Lizzy Ratner’s send-up of the beloved children’s classic wittily skewers our modern culture of over-parenting. Parodies of Goodnight Moon are always popular, and Goodnight Nanny-cam is a gorgeously illustrated gift that’s guaranteed to have alpha parents everywhere laughing—and cringing—in recognition.

Baker & Taylor
"A hilarious parody of Goodnight Moon, sending up the culture of alpha-parenting run amok"--

Baker
& Taylor

A parody of Goodnight Moon offers a tongue-in-cheek look at the culture of alpha-parenting run amok.
The parody of the classic bedtime book Goodnight Moon originally appeared online and satirizes the prevalent culture of over-parenting and includes references to BPA-free bottles and Baby Einstein DVDs. 75,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Plume, 2014
ISBN: 9780142180709
014218070X
Branch Call Number: 818.602 N374g
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 14 x 19 cm
Additional Contributors: Pinto, Sara
Ratner, Lizzy

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