Yes, Please! No, Thank You!
Valerie Wheeler, , illus. by Glin Dibley. . Sterling, $14.95 (32pp) ISBN 978-1-4027-1746-8
Designed to tickle the funny bone and teach manners at the same time, Wheeler's debut concept book models a "game" for young readers to play. The narrator explains, "I'll ask you what you'd like to do./ You'll say 'Yes, please!' or 'No, thank you!' " The book sets up pairs of silly scenes with plenty of absurd, slapstick action: "Would you like to visit the fair and go on rides? ("Yes, please!") "Would you like to throw up on the lady beside you?" ("No, thank you!") Dibley's (
Reviewed on: 06/20/2005