1001 Things Your Kids Should See And Do : Most parents think there are at least a million things kids need to see and do to function in the adult world. Actually, there are only about a thousand. Harry H. Harrison Jr.'s comprehensive "1001 Things" list will guide and inspire, inform and reinforce parents that the road to adulthood starts at a young age. If not, they could risk having a thirty-year-old waiting for dinner downstairs. In their pajamas.