Who didn’t grow up on little golden books

I had a childhood of hand me downs and one of those passed on to me were my brother and sister’s massive collection of little golden books. Most of the Disney movies were on it and most of it I wasn’t able to watch back then but I had these books to tell me the story.

I knew who Pongo and Perdita were even before I saw the original 101 Dalmatians and Cinderella even before I saw the movie. Who could not forget the branding the books had. They had that golden foil for the spine and the hard carton covers that could withstand any toddlers tantrum.

Ah yes and just recently I saw at the bookstore this:

Take my advice. Don’t read it if you haven’t seen the movie. That alone says a lot. Don’t be tempted by the $2.99 price tag. The art is pretty good though.

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