Katie Roiphe for Slate | Adam Mansbach’s Go the F**k to Sleep: Are yuppie parents sexless and self-pitying?

Go the F**k to Sleep. Click image to expand.Are our enlightened, engaged, sensitive parenting practices driving a certain segment of the population insane? Is the nice, liberal father who has just this Saturday carted his kids to soccer practice, play dates, piano lessons, made sunflower-butter sandwiches, and read Goodnight Moon three times seething with quiet desperation? The surprise ascendance of Adam Mansbach and Ricardo Cortés’ Go the F**k to Sleep on all sorts of best-seller lists eloquently answers that question.

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