I think anyone who knows our children can attest to Miss Manners' effectiveness.
A pediatrician writing for the New York Times OpEd recommended this book - I am a Grandmother and wanted to know what the latest was in child rearing.
She is actually quite sassy, without being condescending, and gives a lot of good information in this book.
This book is funny and at the same time you can get a few tips regarding manners.
My only complain is the packaging was not protective of the book and the book suffered... Read more
Right now I'm reading this for probably the 4th time. I read it first when it came out in 1984, the year our youngest child was born. Read morePublished on March 18, 2012 by Wardrobe Books
I love Miss Manners. She is actually quite sassy, without being condescending, and gives a lot of good information in this book. Read morePublished on January 1, 2011 by D. Hehr
Ok--I have a short attention span and this book didn't cut it for me. Guess I'll have to figure out how to teach manners to my ill mannered kids on the fly.Published on November 8, 2009 by oneoneandtwo
This may be a great book...but the typeface is so small that I get a headache from it. The writing is really good and what I have looked at so far seems to be narrative format and... Read morePublished on July 15, 2009 by GBL
I bought this after reading a pediatrician's offhand recommendation in the NYTimes about how she felt about children's behaviour should be. Read morePublished on March 3, 2009 by Kindle Customer