Whatever Happened to the Quiz Kids? Perils and Profits of Growing Up Gifted

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The Quiz Kids radio and television program was a national institution in the 1940s and 1950s. Did the Quiz Kids fulfill their youthful promise? What were the fruits bitter and sweet of their childhood experience? What are the lessons learned for gifted children today?

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Ruth Duskin Feldman became a Quiz Kid at age seven and made more than 150 radio and television appearances in the 1940s and 1950s. Now a grandmother, she is an award-winning writer, educator, lecturer on gifted children, and co-author of A Child's World, a college textbook on child development. She and her husband Gilbert live in Highland Park, Illinois.

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"...a terribly moving series of portraits of those precocious children who became premature celebrities." -- Studs Terkel

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