Thanks a LOT, Emily Post!
Jennifer LaRue Huget, , illus. by Alexandra Boiger. . Random/Schwartz & Wade, $16.99 (40pp) ISBN 978-0-375-83853-8
Huget's debut shows how mayhem can result when anything is taken to extremes, as four antsy children and their frazzled mother alternately come to loathe the blue Emily Post etiquette book Mother buys. “Suddenly it was Emily Post this, Emily Post that. We weren't allowed to slump in our chairs. We had to keep our hands to ourselves,” narrates a frustrated son. Boiger's (
Reviewed on: 09/21/2009
Hardcover - 40 pages - 978-0-375-93853-5