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       Chapter 1

       Chapter 2

       Chapter 3

       Chapter 4

       Chapter 5

       Chapter 6

       Chapter 7

       Chapter 8

       Appendix A

       Appendix B

       Appendix C

       Appendix D

       Appendix E

       Appendix F

       Appendix G

       Appendix H

       Appendix I

       Book Reviews

       Letter from Author

  Public Policy Updates

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Kids Online: Protecting Your Children in Cyberspace
What Others Are Saying About This Book...

Steve Case, Chairman and CEO, America Online, Inc.
"Donna Rice Hughes has been a sincere and effective advocate on behalf of children's online safety, and a leader in calling attention to the responsibilities of companies, the community and parents in protecting children on the Internet. By continuing to speak out and partner with the rest of the Internet community to address the needs of children, Donna is helping all of us build a medium we can be proud of."
Josette Shiner, President and CEO, Empower America
"Donna Rice Hughes is to be commended. This book is must reading for any parent with cybersavvy children."
Bruce Watson, President, Enough Is Enough
"Essential reading for parents concerned about the safety of their children's online experiences . This is the information parents need to know. "
Dee Jepsen, President, Enough Is Enough
"The most comprehensive, informative, and user-friendly source available today. It will help parents to better understand the computer and the Internet, to be aware of what their children are learning and experiencing, and to know how to protect them as they learn. This book is a MUST for today's caring parents!"
Leeza Gibbons
"Donna's book is a powerful tool for parents who want to keep kids safe. Kids are so vulnerable when they're alone online. We need to know about the lurking dangers so we can protect them."
Ernie Allen, President, National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
"Donna Rice Hughes challenges parents to take charge of their children's Internet use and bridge the technogeneration gap. Parents, librarians, and teachers, regardless of their Internet knowledge, will find this book to be a positive, important resource."
Bruce A. Taylor, President and Chief Counsel, National Law Center for Children and Families
"This books sets itself apart from the rest by being honest and realistic about the dangers out there in the Wild Wild Web, but gives us parents the know-how to protect our children. . . . Every parent of a net surfing child should get, read, and follow this book."
Ramona Cramer Tucker, Editor, Today's Christian Woman; Executive Editor, Virtue
"If you care about the well-being of children in today's technological world, Kids Online is a must-read. . . . It will help you control cyberspace, instead of it controlling you and your family. So what are you waiting for? Pick up this book!"
Charlie Condon, Attorney General, State of South Carolina
"Both educational and practical in addressing the benefits and dangers of the World Wide Web. . . . Simple, direct, and incisive... Provides parents with tools to make the Internet a safer environment for our children to operate and learn in."
Senator John McCain, Chairman, U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
"As parents, we have a responsibility to monitor our children's use of the Internet. Ms. Hughes has presented us with a resource to... ensure that our children's experience using the Internet is a safe one."
Bob Franks, Member of Congress,
Co-Chairman of the Congressional Missing and
Exploited Children's Caucus
"A must for any parent with a cybersavvy kid. . . . We all need to work together to make sure the Internet is an exciting avenue of discovery for our children, not a source of exploitation. I believe Kids Online will prove to be an excellent resource for parents."
Jean Armour Polly, Net-mom® and Author of The Internet Kids and Family Yellow Pages
"An easy-to-understand overview of a complex subject. . . . Commonsense suggestions allow families to take back the Net so they can benefit from the amazing wealth of resources available in cyberspace."
Michael S. Bradshaw, CEO, Log-On Data Corporation
"Arms adults quickly and to the point. The best concise help, from a powerhouse of knowledge. A non-stop read."
Dr. Terry Hitchcock, President, EdView, Inc.
"Kids Online needs to be read by everyone interested in making sure our kids are safe and secure."
Senator Daniel Coats
"Donna Rice Hughes has been on the forefront of the battle to make the Internet safe for our children. This book will be a valuable resource for parents as they struggle to raise children in a digital age."
James Exon, former Governor and U.S. Senator from Nebraska
"In understandable language the author has written the book on the high and low roads of the Internet. It is must reading for cyberspace parents."
Tom Davis, Member of Congress, Virginia
"For any parent, Kids Online: Protecting Your Children in Cyberspace is a must read book."
Laurie Hall, Author of An Affair of the Mind
"Serves up practical cybersavvy, giving parents an enormous leg up in the battle to keep kids safe in the often dangerous world of cyberspace."

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