From the book jacket: A shocking
exposé of the $15 billion marketing maelstrom aimed at our
children and how we can stop it.
Comment: Consuming Kids is a very scary read - which makes it all the more important that it is read. Much of what Linn says has already been discussed in other recent books about consumerism such as Affluenza: The All-Consuming Epidemic by John De Graaf, No Logo: Taking Aim at the Brand Bullies by Naomi Klein and Branded: The Buying and Selling of Teenagers by Alissa Quart. However Linn takes a slightly different angle by looking at the 'whole child' - taking the position that children are 'multifaceted beings whose ...
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