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Dr Cindy Pan & Vanessa Woods


Headstarts: 100 tips for raising clever, confident, creative kids (non-fiction/parenting, Allen & Unwin 2011)


Dr Cindy Pan is a GP and is best known for her appearances on a wide range of television programs and as a contributor to News Limited papers and women’s magazines. She is also the author of Playing Hard to Get and Pandora’s Box. She has two young sons.

Vanessa Woods is an award-winning journalist who is currently working as a psychology researcher at the Max Planck Institute in Germany where she’s studying the cognitive development of chimpanzees and bonobos. She is the author of several It’s True titles and It?s Every Monkey for Themselves .


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