Editor's note: Due to a scheduling change, this segment did not air on Feb. 2, 2023, as planned.
Gum in his hair. Lima beans for dinner. Kissing on TV. "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day" is turning 50.
Author Judith Viorst and the "real" Alexander talk about the book's legacy with NPR's Elizabeth Blair.
This segment aired on February 2, 2023. The audio for this segment is not available.