Nina is a young girl of six who is often grumpy and impolite. Her lack of respect and compassion earns her a visit to the circus of Mr. Thankyouplease, where the clever ringmaster tries to teach Nina some good manners. This picture book makes a plea for respect and politeness and explains how kind words and thoughtful manners can make life more pleasant.
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published June 1st 2011 by Clavis
(first published May 1st 2011)
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Jun 28, 2011 Mundie Moms & Mundie Kids rated it 4 of 5 stars
With bright, whimsical illustrations, kids will love reading Nina's story on how she learned to use her manners. Nina often forgets to be nice and to use her manners until one day she finds herself at the Circus of Good Manners. This is no ordinary circus, it's a magical one that Nina finds through a whole in a tree when she hears someone calling her name. From there Nina finds herself in a circus that only uses good manners. She learns the importance of talking nice and using her manners all th...more