Emily’s New Friend By Cindy Post Senning, Peggy Post

How do you meet someone new? All it takes is a little courage, a lot of kindness, and some good manners! Emily’s New Friend provides guidance for both children and parents on the social skills necessary for building and keeping lasting friendships.

Cindy Post Senning, Ed.D and Peggy Post have teamed up with illustrator Steve Björkman for Emily’s New Friend, a colorful guide to making friends. Emily’s New Friend depicts the interactions between a young Emily and her new neighbor, Ethan. Young readers learn how a friendship grows as Emily and Ethan demonstrate sharing, thoughtfulness, manners, and cooperation in different social activities.

Emily’s New Friend is recommended for children age 5-8.

Harper Collins

About the authors
Cindy Post Senning is the co-author of Emily's Everyday Manners, The Gift of Good Manners and The Guide to Good Manners for Kids. Her professional career spans nearly thirty years in education and health; she taught health care to middle and high school students and served as principal of the Duxbury Elementary School in Duxbury, Vermont. For more information view Cindy's biography page.
PEGGY POST, codirector of The Emily Post Institute, Inc., has written fourteen books on etiquette, including eight for children, which were cowritten with her sister-inlaw, Cindy Post Senning. Peggy is a nationally recognized authority on etiquette, and millions seek her advice through her monthly column in Good Housekeeping and her appearances on national radio and television, including Today, Dr. Phil, The Oprah Winfrey Show, and Good Morning America.