Book Bites: Celebrating Grandparents

Grandma's Gardens

Grandma’s Gardens

by Hillary Clinton & Chelsea Clinton

Grandma Dorothy her daughter, Hillary, and her granddaughter, Chelsea that gardens are magical and exciting places to learn, and beautiful areas to spend quiet time and celebrate special occasions.

Grandma’s Purse

by Vanessa Brantley-Newton

Grandma Mimi’s handbag is a magical thing. It has fancy jewelry, tokens from around the world, and always something special just for her granddaughter.

How To Be A Pirate

by Isaac Fitzgerald

CeCe dreams of being a pirate but where to begin? She suspects her grandpa must know something about being a pirate–why else would he have all those tattoos?

The Truth About Grandparents

by Elina Ellis

With sly humor and breezy, dynamic artwork in the tradition of Quentin Blake, this book is a fresh celebration of the special relationship between grandparents and grandchildren.

Sparkleton: The Magic Day

by Calliope Glass

Sparkleton begs his big sister to give him wish-granting magic so he can prove what a glitteriffic wish-granting unicorn he can be. Fortunately, Gramma Una is there to help.


Calpurnia Tate, Girl Vet: Counting Sheep

by Jacqueline Kelly

When she’s exploring, Callie discovers a leaf covered with spots, eggs that become butterflies. When one of her butterflies has a broken wing, can Callie find a way to help? 



Roll With It

by Jamie Summer

Though she’s in a wheelchair, Ellie has big dreams: one day she’s going to be a professional baker. But when she moves to a new town, she has to has to start all over again at a new school with new kids.

The Paper Girl of Paris

by Jordyn Taylor

Chapters alternate between Alice’s and Adalyn’s voices, narrating Adalyn’s experience in the Nazi occupation and Alice’s attempts many years later to understand what happened in her grandmother’s Paris.

Memories For My Grandchild: A Journal

(Chronicle Books)                                                                   

This keepsake journal makes it easy for grandparents to share their lives by drawing out recollections of travel and romance, family and friends, dreams and special places.  




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