Mark Zuckerberg reads to his baby, should we?
19 Dec 15
The picture stopped me in my tracks. Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan smiling at their new baby as they read to her.
Which got me to remembering how I brought my two day old daughter home and sat down to read to her as soon as we walked in the door. I’m sure it sounds nuts and completely over the top. At the time I think it was a way of doing something that I was confident I could. (After all, I read every day of my life, right?) [...]
Personalized books: the good, the bad and the ugly
11 Dec 15
Despite the awesome concept of a story about one special (and real) child, the execution often falls short of my expectations. Here is my list of the things I love about personalized books, but also the things that often frustrate me. At Zoowun we are trying to make the best of the unique concept and fix as many of the shortcomings as we can. [...]
Why personalized children's books?
6 Dec 15
If you have been reading this blog then I guess there is an elephant in the room. That elephant is the concept of personalized kids books (or personalised if that is your usage). I first saw a personalized kids’ book when I was ten.And I thought then that it could be done so much better....[...]