TITLE

Green Eggs and Salmonella?

AUTHOR(S)
Green, Abigail
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Smithsonian;Jun2010, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p92
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author discusses violence in children's illustrated books from "Grimm's Fairy Tales" to Dr. Seuss's "Green Eggs and Ham." The author cites mayhem, attempted murder, and parental negligence in several popular children's stories. The father duck is accused of being a deadbeat dad in Robert McCloskey's "Make Way for Ducklings" and the characters in Dr. Suess' "Green Eggs and Ham" risk salmonella poisoning.
ACCESSION #
50684073

 

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