Several weeks ago, I received a copy of Susan Linn’s The Case for Make Believe: Saving Play in a Commercialized World to review for the Simple Kids readership. I’ve been looking forward to sharing this book with you from the moment I read the first page.
Susan Linn is a psychologist, director and co-founder of Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood, and pioneer in the use of puppets as play therapy. She has also written a book titled Consuming Kids. As you can imagine, her philosophies and beliefs line up perfectly with the purpose of Simple Kids.