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Media coverage of Bringing Up Bébé and French Children Don’t Throw Food

The Wall Street Journal
An excerpt of Bringing Up Bébé, and a video interview
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204740904577196931457473816.html?mod=googlenews_wsj

The Times (UK)
An Excerpt of French Children Don’t Throw Food $

Today Show
Interview with Ann Curry

http://today.msnbc.msn.com/id/46282464/ns/today-books/#.TzgOUc016Ko

Interview with Hoda and Kathie Lee
Weekend Today

NPR
Review: S’il-Vous-Plait: Raising Your ‘Bebe’ The French Way
http://www.npr.org/2012/02/01/146199341/sil-vous-plait-raising-your-bebe-the-french-way

Weekend Edition Sunday: Interview with Rachel Martin
http://www.npr.org/2012/02/12/146769135/move-over-tiger-mother-french-parents-may-be-better-too

The Leonard Lopate Show (WNYC)
http://www.wnyc.org/shows/lopate/2012/feb/29/ 

The Daily Circuit (Minnesota Public Radio)

http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/03/05/daily-circuit-bringing-up-bebe/

The Current (CBC)
Interview with Piya Chattopadhyay
http://www.cbc.ca/thecurrent/episode/2012/03/16/bringing-up-bebe/

Publishers Weekly
http://www.publishersweekly.com/978-1-59420-333-6

Marie Claire
Supermom Smackdown

http://www.marieclaire.com/world-reports/pamela-druckerman-interview?click=main_sr

Time
THE 2012 TIME 100 POLL

http://www.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/0,28804,2107952_2107953_2110002,00.html 

Column by Judith Warner
http://ideas.time.com/2012/02/10/why-american-kids-are-brats/?iid=tl-main-mostpop2

Are Foodie Kids the Sign of End Times?
The New Yorker
Paul Rudnick’s hillarious spoof of BUB and other French-women-do-it-better books

New York Magazine
Docteur Spock
http://nymag.com/news/intelligencer/topic/bringing-up-bebe-2012-1/?imw=Y&f=most-emailed-24h5

Newsweek
What Amy Chua did for tiger mothers, Pamela Druckerman promises to do for French parents.
http://www.thedailybeast.com/newsweek/2012/01/01/book-preview-2012.html

Minneapolis Star Tribune
MEMOIR: “Bringing Up Bebe,” by Pamela Druckerman
http://www.startribune.com/entertainment/books/139038319.html

The New York Times
The Non-Joie of Parenting
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/04/08/opinion/sunday/the-non-joie-of-parenting-us-style.html?_r=1&scp=1&sq=druckerman&st=cse 

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
‘Bringing Up Bebe’: Why the French make better parents (no offense)
http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/12039/1208688-148.stm

Babble.com
Parenting Against the Grain: Why the French model is a big wake-up call
http://www.babble.com/mom/work-family/different-parenting-style-in-france/

The Food and Snacks of Huckleberry Holbrook
http://blogs.babble.com/toddler-times/2012/03/30/the-foods-and-snacks-of-huckleberry-holbrook-7/

Sunday Times
A fascinating guide to Parisian parenting shows how the French get it right – no snacks, and grown-ups rule the roost $
http://www.pameladruckerman.com/yes-i-google-myself/ 

The Spectator
Ecoutez bien!
http://www.spectator.co.uk/books/7651453/ecoutez-bien.thtml

The Independent
Difficult, moi? Feeding les enfants, French style 

Kirkus Review
http://www.kirkusreviews.com/book-reviews/pamela-druckerman/bringing-up-bebe/

The Washington Post
What’s so bad about American parents, anyway?
http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/whats-so-bad-about-american-parents-anyway/2012/02/27/gIQAa1vFnR_story.html


The Daily
Mastering the art of the French stare-down: Parental advice from an expat mother on raising les enfants terribles
http://www.thedaily.com/page/2012/02/12/021212-books-bringing-up-bebe-1-2/

Huffington Post
French Parents: Vive La Difference?
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/debra-ollivier/bringing-up-bebe_b_1224589.html

Vive La France? Revolutions in Parenting
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/sam-chaltain/bringing-up-bebe_b_1370159.html

San Francisco Chronicle
Are French parents better than American parents?
http://blog.sfgate.com/sfmoms/2012/02/02/are-french-parents-better-than-american-parents/

The Wall Street Journal
The Juggle: Are the French Better Parents?
http://blogs.wsj.com/juggle/2012/02/03/are-french-parents-better/

Globe and Mail (Canada)
Do French moms raise better-behaved kids?
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/parenting/young-children/children-trends/do-french-moms-raise-better-behaved-kids/article2333030/

Macleans (Canada)
http://www2.macleans.ca/2012/02/10/why-the-french-do-it-better-and-why-your-toddler-should-be-eating-braised-endives/

The Star (Toronto)
http://www.thestar.com/news/article/1126210

Daily Mail
Taming your enfants terribles the French way
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/home/books/article-2092319/.html?ito=feeds-newsxml

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2088523/Slimmer-Better-bed-Now-told-French-women-better-mothers-too.html

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2081030/They-eat-greens-dont-throw-tantrums-bed-time–How-French-mothers-tough-love-means-children-step-line.html

Dagbladet Information (Denmark)
http://www.information.dk/289666

Slate.fr (France)
http://www.slate.fr/lien/48701/education-france-meilleur-anglo-saxon

The Guardian
French Children Don’t Throw Food by Pamela Druckerman – review
http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2012/jan/20/french-children-food-pamela-druckerman?CMP=twt_gu

Help! My Children Have Grown Up French.
http://www.guardian.co.uk/lifeandstyle/2012/jan/21/jenny-colgan-france-children?newsfeed=true

French children: enfants, but not terrible - French parenting, praised in Pamela Druckerman’s new book, is easily mocked – but strict rules create rebellious mind
http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2012/jan/22/enfants-not-terrible-french-parenting

Digested Read: French Children Don’t Throw Food
http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2012/jan/29/digested-read-french-children-dont-throw?CMP=twt_fd 

National Review Online
http://www.nationalreview.com/home-front/288137/dear-british-and-us-moms-be-more-french/greg-pollowitz

The Telegraph
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/family/familyadvice/9011303/French-mothers-dont-have-it-all-their-own-way.html

Zut! Can the French really be parents sans pareil?
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/france/9033450/Zut-Can-the-French-really-be-parents-sans-pareil.html

The Bookseller
http://www.thebookseller.com/profile/pamela-druckerman.html

Indian Express
http://www.indianexpress.com/news/french-kids-more-disciplined-as-their-mothers-display-tough-love/894778/

Vatan (Turkey)
http://haber.gazetevatan.com/cocugunuzu-simartmamak-icin-ona-bazen-hayir-deyin/424385/7/Yasam

La Voix du Nord (France)
http://www.lavoixdunord.fr/France_Monde/actualite/Secteur_France_Monde/2012/01/15/article_vu-d-ailleurs.shtml

The Economist
http://www.economist.com/blogs/prospero/2012/01/comparative-parenting

http://www.economist.com/node/21543122

The Local
Why French children don’t throw food
http://www.thelocal.fr/2317/20120118/

Le Figaro (France)
L’éducation à la française, un modèle outre-Atlantique
http://www.lefigaro.fr/actualite-france/2012/01/23/01016-20120123ARTFIG00478-l-education-a-la-francaise-un-modele-outre-atlantique.php

Corriere della Sera (Italy)
Mamme chic e severe L’ elogio delle francesi
http://archiviostorico.corriere.it/2012/gennaio/22/Mamme_chic_severe_elogio_delle_co_8_120122047.shtml

Sunday Times (South Africa)
http://www.timeslive.co.za/opinion/columnists/2012/01/24/mischief-dark-comedy-in-jungle

Globe and Mail (Canada)
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/the-hot-button/french-women-dont-get-fatand-have-better-behaved-kids/article2314962/?utm_medium=Feeds%3A%20RSS%2FAtom&utm_source=Home&utm_content=2314962 

La Tercera (Chile)
¿Por qué los niños franceses se portan bien?
http://papeldigital.info/tendencias/?2012012801#5

Readings (Australia)
http://www.readings.com.au/review/french-children-don-t-throw-food-by-pamela-druckerman

New Zealand Herald
Are the French better at everything?
http://www.nzherald.co.nz/opinion/news/article.cfm?c_id=466&objectid=10781048

Herald.ie (Ireland) publishes a correction
http://www.herald.ie/news/clarification-pamela-druckerman-3002744.html

FranceTV Info (France)
Séduction, gastronomie, éducation…Les Français n’ont plus de quoi frimer
http://www.francetv.fr/info/seduction-gastronomie-education-les-francais-n-ont-plus-de-quoi-frimer_55139.html

Época (Brazil)
As mães francesas são melhores?
http://colunas.revistaepoca.globo.com/mulher7por7/2012/01/25/as-maes-francesas-sao-melhores/

Semana (Colombia)
Papás a la Francesa

http://www.semana.com/vida-moderna/papas-francesa/171979-3.aspx

The National (Abu Dhabi)
The sense in Pamela Druckerman’s book French Children Don’t Throw Food

http://www.thenational.ae/lifestyle/family/the-sense-in-pamela-druckermans-book-french-children-dont-throw-food#page1

French Morning
Polémique: “Pour les Français, la mère parfaite n’existe pas”

http://frenchmorning.com/ny/2012/02/13/pour-les-francais-la-mere-parfaite-nexiste-pas/


La Nacion (Argentina)
Cómo educar a los chicos, un debate sin final

Le Point (France)
Madame Chic et ses petits monstres
Jillian Michaels


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