Parents often turn to parenting advice books when their own knowledge or intuition seem inadequate. Unlike earlier, prescriptive child-care guides, Trish Gribben's 1979 book Pyjamas don't matter (or: what your baby really needs), with the aid of illustrations by Dick Frizzell, took a light-hearted look at the important business of child-rearing. It acknowleged that parenting is a complicated and sometimes difficult experience.
Courtesy of Trish Gribben, Dick Frizzell and Pearson
Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi
Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Artwork by Dick Frizzell
This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.
I was lucky enough to have
Rozeta Walkerde... (not verified)
09 October 2012
Tāpiritia te tākupu hou