Maud and Grand-Maud

Maud and Grand-Maud

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This sweet story captures the singular experience of a visit with Grandma, especially when you share a name - a perfect gift for Mother's Day! Here is a celebration of the unique bond between grandparents and grandchildren. Maud loves the weekends when she stays at her grandma's house. There's always breakfast for supper, matching nightgowns, black-and-white movies, and--best of all--someone to listen to her dreams for her life as a grown-up. But what makes the visits extra special is what Grand-Maud has hidden in an old chest under Maud's bed. She may find a paint set, a toy, homemade cookies, or hand-knit mittens or sweaters. Best of all is when Maud finds something that belonged to Grand-Maud when she was a little girl. In this story of family togetherness, Maud wants to be just like Grand-Maud when she grows up.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 40 pages
  • 216 x 279 x 10mm | 417g
  • United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0399554599
  • 9780399554599

About Sara O'Leary

SARA O'LEARY is a writer of fiction for both adults and children. She is the author of the award-winning Henry books: When You Were Small, Where You Came From, and When I Was Small, all illustrated by Julie Morstad. A graduate of the University of British Columbia Creative Writing Program, she has taught screenwriting and writing for children at Concordia University, Montreal. Sara was named for a grandmother who was called Sadie all her life. She is happy to have a child to name after her. Find her on Twitter at @saraoleary. KENARD PAK is an animator and illustrator who has worked as a visual development artist for DreamWorks, PDI/DreamWorks, Walt Disney Feature Animation, and Laika. He has illustrated several picture books, including the acclaimed I Wonder, Have You Heard the Nesting Bird?, The Dinner That Cooked Itself, and Flowers Are Calling. Ken lives in foggy San Francisco with his wife and three cats.
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90 ratings
4.12 out of 5 stars
5 33% (30)
4 47% (42)
3 19% (17)
2 1% (1)
1 0% (0)
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