Shaquille O'Neal Expands Children's Imaginations in 'Little Shaq'

The former NBA star discusses his latest achievement of writing his first children's book.
3:47 | 10/05/15

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talking. He said, what time do you get up? I said, 4:00 A.M. He said he goes to bed at -- 5:00 A.M. We're in sync here. Shaquille O'Neal, the dad of 6 has written his first children's book. It's called "Little Shaq." I can't imagine you little, Shaq. I used to be little a long time ago. This is for newly independent reads, kids 6 to 8. Helps them deal with certain issues, the first of many. I thought it was good to write. It's about me and my cousin Barry. All the trouble we got into. We learned how to face our troubles and move on. The series of sboox based loosely on your life. I'm sure you had a colorful life. How do you pick which stories to highlight? There's a lesson to each one. I just sat back and reminisced about when I was a child. I just picked the stories that I see fit. This first book, the first three chapters, they're very inspiring stories. It's fun. You are inspiring. Your a father of six. Ages 19 to 9? Yes. 19 to 9, three boys, three girls. What is a day in the life of that? It's fun. They see me as dad, rather than Shaq. When they were young, our favorite game was dog man. I came to the house, acted like a wild dog, chased them around the house. They're too old F questioseconds to answer. If you were never in the NBA, what would you do? Be a police officer. You have released five album. If you could do a due wet be with? Cyndi lauper. And boy George. ? Karma chameleon ? I love it. And hall & oates. ? You're maneater ? What is your favorite dance move? I don't have moves. Yes, you do. There's a dance the kids are doing right now. The whip and the nae-nae. What about the wild dog? When you're spinning, you're a deejay, what track makes the crowd go crazy? I spin hip hop and trap. Prison riot. Calvin Harris. David guetta. There's so many. Man of so many talents. "Little Shaq" is out tomorrow. Thank you for being was, Dr.

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