Remember Go The F**k to Sleep? The children’s(ish) book Adam Mansbach wrote out of “honestly, love, and frustration” that became a big hit in 2011? Like, a New York Times best-seller big hit?
And Samuel L. Jackson did an audiobook reading of it that became an even bigger hit? (And which lead to another amazing reading by Reading Rainbow’s LeVar Burton?)
Now there’s a sequel: You Have to F**king Eat. Mansbach tells The Hollywood Reporter it’s “about the other great parental frustration: getting your little angel to eat something that even vaguely resembles a normal meal."
But the more exciting news is that another big name A-lister is doing the audiobook: Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston. You might be asking yourself, “Drug kingpin Walter White telling MY kids to eat dinner?!” The answer:
You can listen to a sample of Cranston reading the audiobook, via Audible:
Amazing. Now we all know what it’s like to be Walter Jr. Minus the meth.
And get the scoop on the revival of Reading Rainbow from LeVar himself: