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.
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 ofGoodnight 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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