Kiwi childhood not all it's cracked up to be
Tuesday 24 Jul 2012 5:12 p.m.
New Zealand. Godzone. A great place to bring up kids - or is it?
Bronwyn Hayward says it is no longer.
Her new book with that hard-hitting message is attracting critical acclaim throughout Europe, and shocking a few readers along the way.
Readers stunned to learn that life for children in New Zealand is not all it's cracked up to be - that we are raising the first generation who won't lead better lives than their parents.
Watch the video to see Jendy Harper’s report.