Thankyouplease

Thankyouplease 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 so

  • Title: Thankyouplease
  • Author: Pierre Winters Barbara Ortelli
  • ISBN: 9781605370996
  • Page: 339
  • Format: Hardcover
  • 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 pleasant.

    One thought on “Thankyouplease”

    1. 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.

    2. 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 [...]

    3. Mooie prenten en kleurgebruik. De boodschap die wordt meegegeven wordt te krachtig naar voren gebracht en het taalgebruik is maar weinig poëtisch. Ik kan me weinig inleven in de willekeurige overgang naar het meedraaien in het circus na het kijken door het gat in de boom.

    4. The illustrations are really beautiful and the narration is very well thought; a very creative celebration of manners

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