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Best Books on Manners

Recommendations from 5 articles, Susan J. Fowler.
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Do Unto Otters
A Book About Manners
Laurie Keller - Sep 01, 2009 (first published in 2007)
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"Do not do to others that which would anger you if others did it to you."—Socrates (the Greek philosopher), circa 470-399 B.C.Mr. Rabbit's new neighbors are Otters.OTTERS!But he doesn't know anything about otters. Will they get along? Will they be friends?Just treat otters the same way you'd like them to treat you, advises Mr. Owl.In her smart, pla...
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What If Everybody Did That?
Ellen Javernick - Mar 01, 2010 (first published in 1990)
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If you drop just one soda can out the window, it’s no big deal…right? But what if everybody did that? What if everybody broke the rules…and spoke during story time, didn’t wash up, or splashed too much at the pool? Then the world would be a mess. But what if everybody obeyed the rules so that the world would become a better place? Using humorous il...
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My Mouth Is A Volcano
Julia Cook - Oct 01, 2005 (first published in 2006)
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All of Louis thoughts are very important to him. In fact, his thoughts are so important to him that when he has something to say, his words begin to wiggle, and then they do the jiggle, then his tongue pushes all of his important words up against his teeth and he erupts, or interrupts others. His mouth is a volcano! My Mouth Is A Volcano takes an e...
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Clifford's Manners
Norman Bridwell - Sep 01, 2010 (first published in 1986)
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Learn manners with Clifford the Big Red Dog!Emily Elizabeth taught Clifford good manners. He always says "please" and "thank you," follows the rules, and SHARES with his friends. It's easy to like someone like Clifford: even if he makes mistakes, he always tries to be kind and considerate.Featuring a full page of stickers! Learn manners with Cliffo...
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Excuse ME!
A Little Book of MA
Karen Katz - Jan 01, 2002
"Please" and "thank you" are fun and easy to remember with "Excuse Me!." Simple and repetitive, it's the perfect way to introduce those magic words that all little ones should know. From burping to breaking a sibling's toy, toddlers will love seeing these appealing babies in situations they know all about, and they'll have fun lifting the flaps to ...
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Madeline Says Merci
The Always-Be-Polite Book
John Bemelmans Marciano - Sep 10, 2001
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Madeline learns her manners!Madeline loves adventure and is not afraid of mice. She loves winter, snow, and ice. And she also knows the secret to being polite is simply to be kind to others. With help from her friends--Miss Clavel, the girls, and even Pepito--Madeline introduces basic ideas such as please and thank you, sharing, cleaning up, and so...
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Aliki - May 23, 1997 (first published in 1990)
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The wonderful Aliki Brandenberg has written and illustrated more children's books than many kids have read. This time she brings us a paperback version of her 1990 hardcover Manners, a cheery, funny dissertation on how and, more important, why to be a polite child. A combination of hilarious, colorful illustrations, comic-bookish playlets such as "...
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Emily's Everyday Manners
Cindy P Senning - Aug 22, 2006
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Join Emily and her best friend, Ethan, as they show you that good manners aren't just for special occasions; they are for every day. This charming picture book from the most trusted name in etiquette introduces kids to five magic words that make everyone happy, gives tips on mastering good table manners, and offers good advice on how to make and ke...
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Llama Llama Time to Share
Anna Dewdney - Sep 04, 2012
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Llama has a sharing drama!Build a tower. Make a moat. Nelly's dolly sails a boat. What can Llama Llama add? Maybe sharing's not so bad. Llama Llama has new neighbors! Nelly Gnu and her mama stop by for a play date, but Llama's not so sure it's time to share all his toys. Maybe just his blocks? It could be fun to make a castle with Nelly . . . But w...