"It wasn't meant to be read as a children's bedtime tale like Goodnight Moon," says the Floridian plastic surgeon and the author of "My Beautiful Mommy" that helps young children understand what happens when their mom undergoes plastic surgery. We find it disturbing- you?
The little girl who is the main character learns that her mom is going to have a nose job and tummy tuck. The book illustrates how the family can pitch in while mom recovers from her surgery.
It'd be interesting to get the sales numbers on a book like this and see how many people need to explain what the bandage is on mommy's nose to their kids. The complete NPR article is here.