Everyone is agreed. You need good manners to get on in life. Emily Post is very much in agreement (see photo: she is smiling.) (But who is that woman in the hat behind her?) Never mind that. The point is, manners are important.
Monday, November 7, 2011
However, what I want to know is--good manners for you and good manners for me might be different. I mean. What if you were a pig? Would it be polite to be clean and tidy? Of course it wouldn't. It would be Atrocious Disgraceful Conduct.
How about splashing in your bath? Is that naughty? Not if you're an elephant.
Going to bed? Is that good if you are an Owl? No, I tell you. It's Completely Unacceptable Behavior!
Manners and Etiquette are all about knowing when and where and how and being Appropriate. And here's your guide to navigating manners... while at the same time making you laugh. Which I think always helps, right? Children are defintely in agreement.
You can find the book here
OR listen to the silly trailer even:
Labels: children's books