No Slurping, No Burping!: A Tale of Table Manners (Hardcover)

A Tale of Table Manners

By Kara LaReau, Lorelay Bove (Illustrator)

Disney Press, 9781423157335, 1pp.

Publication Date: March 4, 2014



Evie and Simon always mind their manners. But sometimes, they have to mind their father's, too In this humorous spin on manners books, two kids teach their father everything he needs to know about mealtime etiquette. Everything is going well, until a surprise visitor arrives for dinner Will Father be able to remember all of Evie and Simon's lessons? With humor, charm, and a dash of silliness, No Slurping, No Burping uses role reversal to show young readers how to be considerate guests at mealtime.

About the Author

Kara LaReau is a former children's book editor and the author of several picture books, including Ugly Fish, Mr. Prickles: A Quill-Fated Love Story, and the "Rocko and Spanky" series. She lives in Providence, Rhode Island with her husband and their two cats-all of whom have very good table manners. Visit Kara at her Web site, Lorelay Bove is the illustrator of Toy Story: Ride 'em, Cowboy! and The Princess and the Frog Little Golden Book. She currently works as a visual development artist at Disney Animation Studios and never ever forgets to put her napkin in her lap. You can see more of Lorelay's work at