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6 edition of Following Grandfather found in the catalog.

Following Grandfather

by Jean Little

  • 306 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Candlewick in Somerville, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Death & Dying,
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Family / Multigenerational,
  • Fiction,
  • Grief,
  • Grandfathers,
  • Italian Americans,
  • Mice,
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / Mice, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, etc..,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    Jennie is as close to her grandfather as a mouse can be, and when he suddenly dies she keeps thinking she sees him turning a corner, sitting on a bench, heading for the pier, or walking along their beloved beach, seeking the elusive Queen"s teacup seashell.

    Edition Notes

    StatementRosemary Wells ; [illustrated by Christopher Denise]
    ContributionsDenise, Christopher, ill
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.W46843 Fol 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25329379M
    ISBN 109780763650698
    LC Control Number2011048349

      Sophie Dahl follows in her grandfather's footsteps with first book for children Dahl’s first book for young readers, following her forays into fiction and cookery books, will be published in Author: Patrick Sawer. Following a two-month closure to help prevent the spread of COVID, Grandfather Mountain has reopened, with all ticket sales moving online. In accordance with N.C. Gov. Roy Cooper’s three-phased “reopening” of North Carolina, the park will strictly limit visitor numbers to follow social gathering guidelines, while implementing enhanced health and safety measures recommended by the.

    Following Grandfather (Book): Wells, Rosemary. All locations are currently closed. Library materials will not be available for pick-up until locations re-open. The art and illustrations involved in this book look as if they are still life photos of landscapes and people. They are put together as if in order of a family scrapbook or photo album. The water colors help contribute to the meaning of the story by following the grandfather's trips .

    Gilead is a novel written by Marilynne Robinson published in It won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the National Book Critics Circle is Robinson's second novel, following Housekeeping (). Gilead is described in A Study Guide for Marilynne Robinson's Gilead (published by Gale, an imprint of Cengage Learning) as an epistolary : Marilynne Robinson.   I was again reminded of this when I read a recent book by Rosemary Wells, Following Grandfather (Candlewick). It's the story of a young mouse, Jenny, who is very close to her grandfather. Grandfather and Jenny share special times while Jenny's parents run the family restaurant (which by the way, shares my surname!).


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Title: Following Grandfather Author: Rosemary Wells Illustrator: Christopher Denise Publisher: Candlewick Press ISBN: Publication Date: Pages: 64 Price: $ Genre: Fiction Subject/Themes: Grief, Absence, Family Reading Level: Interest Level: K-3 Formats Available: Hardcover Why I Chose It: Death can be a hard topic to write about and Wells tackles the .The Big Book of Families.

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