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Golden Books Rebooted for The Modern Age

Turn back now if you get squeamish around the subjects of drugs, disease and (general) dysfunction. Or leave your hoighty attitude at the door and enter a mad, mad world where our favourite childhood books have been morphed into modern hysteria.

The Facebook page ‘Your Childhood Ruined’ is devoted to deconstructing cutesy texts we used to read as kids – from Golden Books to the adventures of Dick & Dora, Dr Seuss to Nancy Drew – all for the sake of making your day.

It’s well-worth the follow even if for a laugh in this dull-as post-Election climate.

From poking fun at domestic bliss to taking the mickey out of drug abuse, ‘Your Childhood Ruined’ makes you realise nothing good lasts forever – least of all innocence…

Enjoy our gallery of examples below or click here to view more.

Antonino Tati



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