Noni Says No

byHeather Hartt-SussmanIllustratorGeneviève Côté

February 8, 2011|
Noni Says No by Heather Hartt-Sussman
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Noni can do many things: she can give her baby brother his bottle, she can help her mother in the kitchen, and she can even walk over to her friend Susie’s house. But Noni just can’t say “no.” When she was very small, it was easy saying “no” to everybody, but now that she has a best friend, she wants to please. Noni can’t say “no” to her friend, even when it means she has to hand over a precious toy, or when it means agreeing to a hideous haircut, or even giving up her bed at a sleepover. But when Noni finally finds her voice, the consequences are not what she – or the reader – expects.

Heather Hartt-Sussman’s story, complemented by the playful illustrations of Geneviève Côté, is a comforting exploration of friendship and of the importance of trusting one’s own judgment. Many children (as well as many adults) will root for Noni as she learns that you can stand up for yourself and still be a good friend.
HEATHER HARTT-SUSSMAN, born in Montreal, graduated from Brandeis University and attended the Sorbonne. She has been a copywriter for BCP in Montreal; a reporter for the Hollywood Reporter; editor-in-chief of international news for TV Guide in French Canada, where she also wrote the popular column “Heather Hartt in Hollywood&rdquo...
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Title:Noni Says No
Format:Picture Books
Product dimensions:24 pages, 8.81 X 9.04 X 0.4 in
Shipping dimensions:24 pages, 8.81 X 9.04 X 0.4 in
Published:February 8, 2011
Publisher:Tundra
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781770492332

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