Read Them and Please: Books About Manners
Favorite characters and just-like-me kids help your preschooler learn important lessons about good manners.
How Do Dinosaurs Eat Their Food?
Series: How Do Dinosaurs
by Jane Yolen Illustrated by Mark Teague
Just like kids, dinosaurs have a difficult time learning to behave at the table. However, with a little help from Mom and Dad, these young dinosaurs eat all before them with smiles and goodwill.
Madeline Says Merci: The-Always-Be-Polite Book
by John Bemelmans Marciano
Based on the characters created by Ludwig Bemelmans, the tradition continues in rhyming couplets that bring Madeline alive. Mademoiselle Manners knows just what to do and offers advice for every possible situation.Read More
by Aliki Illustrated by Aliki
"Aliki makes manners accessible to children through colorful cartoon-style illustrations designed to teach some of the basics....Her lively primer sparkles with examples....There's plenty to learn, plenty to look at, and plenty to share in a cleverbook that demonstrates the importance of manners while it makesRead More
The Berenstain Bears Forget Their Manners
by Stan Berenstain , Jan Berenstain Illustrated by Stan Berenstain , Jan Berenstain
"When Mama Bear's efforts to improve her family's manners are unsuccessful, she devises a Politeness Plan--a chart listing a chore as a penalty for each act of rudeness. Basic etiquette is presented in a practical way.Read More
What Do You Say, Dear?: A Book of Manners for All Occasions
by Maurice Sendak , Sesyle Joslin Illustrated by Maurice Sendak
What do you say when: you bump into a crocodile on a crowded city street? a nice gentleman introduces you to a baby elephant? the Queen feeds you so much spaghetti that you don't fit in your chair anymore? This is the funniest book of manners you'll ever read!Read More