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Author Quan, Betty, author.

Title Grandmother's visit / Betty Quan ; pictures by Carmen Mok.

Publication Info. Toronto : Groundwork Books/House of Anansi Press, 2018.

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 GDL Central Library Children's, Parents' Shelf    jO QUAN,BET    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's, Parents' Shelf.
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 cm
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Summary "Grandmother lives with Grace's family. She tells her stories about growing up in China and together they savor the flavors of her childhood. Grandmother says goodbye when she drops Grace off at school every morning and hello when she picks her up at the end of the day. Then, Grandmother stops walking Grace to and from school, and the door to her room stays closed. One day, Grandmother's room is empty. And one day, Grandmother is buried. After the funeral, Grace's mom turns on all the outside lights so that Grandmother's spirit can find its way home for one final goodbye"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Grandparent and child -- Juvenile fiction.
Grandmothers -- Juvenile fiction.
Loss (Psychology) in children -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Juvenile fiction.
Chinese -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile fiction.
Grandparent and child -- Fiction.
Grandmothers -- Fiction.
Loss (Psychology) -- Fiction.
Family life -- Fiction.
Chinese -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Picture books.
Added Author Mok, Carmen, 1968- illustrator.
House of Anansi Press.
ISBN 9781554989546 (hbk.)
155498954X

 
    
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