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Great Letters Written By Parents To Their Children

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"Childhood is magical. You only get to be a child once, so don't spend it worrying too much about the future." These are the endearing words that Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan wrote to their second daughter August, who has just come into the world. 

Great letters written by parents to their children often contain pearls of wisdom and heart-warming stories. These can serve as life lessons for all little ones to imbibe. In this ClipBook, we present to you letters written by famous personalities including Jawahar Lal Nehru, N R Narayan Murthy and Barack Obama to their children. Affectionately composed, with charming messages, these notes are full of useful advice. Read them with your child and be inspired.  

Also check out our exclusive ClipBooks on newborn photography tricks and celebrities who are also super dads.


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