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3.26  ·  Rating details ·  19 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
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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Mollie B
Nov 05, 2016 rated it it was ok
Meh. It was difficult to read with the text overlaying the artwork. The story was okay, but very heavy with lessons. Nina is almost scary at the end with her 180 approach to working with her mother.
Mundie Moms & Mundie Kids
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
Feb 25, 2016 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
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Mar 24, 2016 rated it it was amazing
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Very cute story about learning manners with great illustrations
Jul 14, 2016 rated it really liked it
The illustrations are really beautiful and the narration is very well thought; a very creative celebration of manners
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