maybe it would be fair to say that almost any kids’ book is life-changing? remember those bloody Berenstain Bears books? My kid was crazy about them — they drove me absolutely nuts. I had a firm rule — I’d only read him books that I liked too. there’s nothing that makes a kid laugh harder than his mom yelling “No! No! No I won’t read that terrible book! Sometimes he could get me to do it — if he laughed and pressed me long enough — other times not….