These books explore the decline in imaginative play and offer suggestions for encouraging more free play in children’s lives!
Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children From Nature Deficit Disorder by Richard Louv
Parenting Without Fear by Paul J. Donahue, PhD
The Power of Play: How Spontaneous, Imaginative Activities Lead to Happier, Healthier Children
by David Elkin, PhD
Remote Control Childhood: Combating the Hazards of Media Culture by Diane Levin, PhD