You Know Better Than That
Another etiquette book for kids! This one is in rhyming form and is illustrated with creepy little children doing weird stuff. We have several scenarios: flooding, stealing, sharing, running in the house and my personal favorite: taking care of the phone so you don’t rack up long distance charges.
Now everyone behave!
More Manners for Kids:
Mind Your Manners
Get Your Modern Manners On
The Sisters Teach Manners
Applehead Dolls for Pleasure and Profit
I am not sure which is creepier: the author’s expression or this particular craft. Actually, I didn’t know one could make an applehead doll. Is this a thing? If it is, it needs to stop right now. Can you imagine trying to sleep with these creepy apple people staring at you? And please, let’s be honest, the whole “pleasure and profit” in the title also adds a nice touch of innuendo.
I am adding applehead dolls to my list of creepy things right next to clowns and mimes. Let’s call it a hat trick of evil.
More Crafting Creeps
Making Puppets Come Alive
Nightmare in the Craft Section
More Creeptastic Crafts
Roller Skating: The Sport of a Lifetime
Waugh and larsen
Submitter: The chapters on the history of skating are interesting, but at this point the entire book is historical! This title has not checked out once in the past eight years. I doubt patrons will miss it from the public library shelves.
Holly: The characters pictured in this book (samples below) are priceless! It’s clearly a weeder if it hasn’t left the shelf in 8 years, but I gotta say – I enjoyed this submission immensely. I also love the subtitle, “the sport of a lifetime.”
More Roller Skating:
Disco Roller Skating
Keep on Rollin’
Keep on Rollin’ (Sorry. Apparently we aren’t too clever with our titles sometimes. This is a totally different book.)