I am thrilled to announce that Manner-Man has won the 2014 CLIPP Award for Grades K-2. This contest has Finalists selected by teachers, and then the Winner is selected by principals… I love sharing my books with children…that’s what it’s all about!
Link to Announcement: http://www.clippaward.com/2014-winning-books/
2014 Winning Books
The Children’s Literature Independently Published Principals’ Award proudly announces that:
Manner Man WINNER in the Grades K-2 Category:
Manner-Man by Sherrill S. Cannon
Manner-Man is a super hero who teaches children to share, be polite and make friends. Manner-man shows up and helps resolve conflicts. Book clearly lays out “polite rules” for kids to follow and addresses bullying situations and ways to deal with them.
22 pages, soft cover Author: Sherrill S. Cannon Illustrator: Kalpart
Praise from judges:
“A useful book for parents, teachers and kids. Clear and compelling.” Jean Marzollo, author of the I Spy book series
“The rhyming and repetitive nature of the text was entertaining – kids will love it!” Mary Beth Gaertner, Elementary School Principal, Tomball, Texas
“What child doesn’t love super heros? Both my 4 an 8 year olds loved this book! It teaches an easy to remember way to stand up to someone being mean for common issues kids encounter.” Jessica Johnson, Elementary School Principal, Wisconson