Eda LeShan was born on this day in 1922

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American writer and television host

Common clues: Author LeShan; Childcare writer LeShan; “The Conspiracy Against Childhood” author LeShan; Columnist LeShan; Child expert LeShan

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Frequency in English language: 78135 / 86800

In all our efforts to provide ''advantages'' we have actually produced the busiest, most competitive, highly pressured, and over-organized generation of youngsters in our history.'' – Eda LeShan

Eda LeShan (June 6, 1922 - March 3, 2002) was an American writer, television host, counselor, educator, and playwright. She was a "voice of respect for the inherent integrity of children." LeShan was married to Lawrence LeShan, the American psychologist and writer.

LeShan's books include When Your Child Drives You Crazy, The Conspiracy Against Childhood, and It's Better to be Over the Hill than Under It. She was the host of How Do Your Children Grow? on PBS in the 1970s.

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5 Th- >1 06 Childcare writer LeShan

4 We+ >1 04 "The Conspiracy Against Childhood" author LeShan

3 Fr- >1 08 "The Conspiracy Against Childhood" writer LeShan

3 Th+ >1 05 "When Your Child Drives You Crazy" author LeShan

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3 Th- >1 04 Child-care writer LeShan

3 We >1 04 Columnist LeShan

2 Fr- >1 07 Child care writer LeShan

2 Th- LAT 09 Child expert LeShan

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1 Sa NYT 09 Coloratura Christiane ___-Pierre

1 Th NYT 92 Columnist Le Shan

1 Sa NYT 05 Department of Commerce div.

1 Th LAT 09 Educator LeShan

1 Fr LAT 06 First name in childcare writing

00 It's Better to Be Over the Hill Than Under It author LeShan

1 Sa NYT 02 Late writer LeShan

1 We LAT 06 Psychologist LeShan

1 Mo NYT 09 Psychologist/writer LeShan

1 Th WaP 01 Self-help author LeShan

1 Sa NYT 93 Write LeSha

1 Th NYT 94 Writer Leshan