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Product Description: Perry's mother and father are busy people ... they're impatient, they're tired, they get cross easily. And they think that only children, like Perry, should be kept busy. On Saturday mornings Perry and her father visit her gran, Honora Lee, at the Santa Lucia rest home, but Gran never remembers them...read more
By Gregory O'Brien (illustrator)

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9781770497221 | Tundra Books, April 8, 2014, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Perry's mother and father are busy people .

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Product Description: It's not fair! Anna doesn't have a granny. All her friends have at least one. Grannies are great. They buy you treats and take you on special trips. So Anna decides to draw a pretend secret granny. Imagine her surprise when Granny steps out of her picture and comes to life! Having a secret granny is fun -and full of surprises...read more
By Phillip Morrison (illustrator)

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9780862786861 | O''Brien Pr, September 15, 2000, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: It's not fair!

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Product Description: One Christmas Eve in a far kingdom, the royal family gathered to open presents—which mainly meant watching the prince open his...  So begins a children's story about taking, but also giving—about stubbornness, but also a change of heart...read more
By Tim J. Myers and Necdet Yilmaz (illustrator)

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9781612615714 | Paraclete Pr, November 1, 2014, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: One Christmas Eve in a far kingdom, the royal family gathered to open presents—which mainly meant watching the prince open his.

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Product Description: Grandma and Anya are back and this time they're cooking up a feast! When Anya goes to stay with Grandma, they make all sorts of delicious meals—and then they take them on adventures around the house! This is a beautiful story about the special world that exists between children and their grandparents...read more

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9781921564192 | Hardie Grant Egmont, April 30, 2012, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Grandma and Anya are back and this time they're cooking up a feast!

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The third in a contemporary series just like Encyclopedia Brown, but with a little more brawn, and a lot more brainteasers!Super-sleuth Charlie Collier is thinking about taking a hiatus from his detective agency to play a private eye in a school play—but when some real robberies stump the police, Charlie realizes that detective work really is his true calling.He and his sidekicks Henry and Scarlett team up with Charlie’s grandma and her old buddy Eugene to set a trap for the robber—one they’re sure will catch him. But the trap doesn’t work out quite the way they thought it would, leaving Charlie, Henry and Scarlett in grave danger.This high-stakes adventure is filled to the brim with brainteasers. Charlie can solve them all—can you?What people are saying about Charlie Collier's first caper:“I loved reading The Homemade Stuffing Caper. The mystery is challenging. The many characters in the book are great fun. I look forward to reading the next Charlie Collier story, and the next, and the next, and the . . .”—David A. Adler, author of the Cam Jansen mysteries “The Homemade Stuffing Caper is an exciting mystery, full of jokes and puns, as well as brainteasers and lots of detective work. This may be the first mystery you don’t want the detective to solve, because you won’t want it to end!”—Bookpage “Brisk and absorbing, author John Madormo’s debut tips its fedora to hard-boiled classics with its ‘sixth-grader meets Sam Spade’ narration.”—FamilyFun Magazine “With mysteries to solve, codes to decrypt, and an extended cast of colorful characters in tow, this first in a new series offers lots of mystery fans to chew on and will leave them hungry for the next installment.”—Booklist A Bookpage Top Ten Summer Reading Selection for 2012 

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9780399162565 | Philomel Books, September 26, 2013, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: The third in a contemporary series just like Encyclopedia Brown, but with a little more brawn, and a lot more brainteasers!

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9780142426395 | Reprint edition (Puffin, August 14, 2014), cover price $7.99

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Product Description: Great-grandmother Nell eats fish for breakfast, she doesn't hug or kiss, and she does NOT want to be called grandma. Her great-granddaughter isn't sure what to think about her. As she slowly learns more about Nell's life and experiences, the girl finds ways to connect with her prickly great-grandmother...read more
By Elizabeth Zunon (illustrator)

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9781467742085 | Carolrhoda Books, February 1, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Great-grandmother Nell eats fish for breakfast, she doesn't hug or kiss, and she does NOT want to be called grandma.

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Product Description: For their move far away, Gracie and Jake are sad to leavethe golden bridge,the trolley tracks,and Nai Nai.But they fill empty boxes with treasures—a marble, a snake,a pair of wings.Tiny reminders of all they love—so happiness stays close,no matter where they go...read more
By Alina Chau (illustrator)

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9781452129181 | Chronicle Books Llc, August 4, 2015, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: For their move far away, Gracie and Jake are sad to leavethe golden bridge,the trolley tracks,and Nai Nai.

Elisabeth Caldwell's first babysitting job is coming up none too soon. She needs to earn some cash to buy some new gear for her latest interest, tennis. When her grandma hears that Elisabeth will be babysitting, she offers up a list of advice. Meanwhile, Elisabeth is crushing on a boy, and her best pal has her own list of advice on how to get him. Unfortunately, Elisabeth soon finds out that not all advice is good, embarrassing herself terribly in the process! An engaging plot and high-interest themes make this an attractive choice for libraries. Core-curriculum-inspired back matter rounds out the title.

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9781491488645 | Stone Arch Books, August 1, 2016, cover price $6.95

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9781496527578 | Stone Arch Books, January 1, 2016, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: Elisabeth Caldwell's first babysitting job is coming up none too soon.

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9781406308716 | Gardners Books, January 4, 2010, cover price $7.85

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Product Description: Rusty and his Grandma Margo--who's an author--like to write stories together. But when Rusty discovers that she sometimes suffers from writer's block, he worrie, and wonders what he can do to help her.
By Melissa Conroy and Elliot Kreloff (illustrator)

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9781609050399 | Jou har/pa edition (Blue Apple Books, November 8, 2011), cover price $11.99 | About this edition: Rusty and his Grandma Margo--who's an author--like to write stories together.

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Product Description: Honour Book, 2002 Jane Addams Children's Book AwardA 2002 New York Public Library Selection for Books for the Teen AgeBank Street College of Education's Best Children's Books of the Year, 2002Cooperative Children's Book Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Choices, 2002Hey Tara, what's your mother tongue?Questions like this make fifteen-year-old Tara Mehta's blood boil, especially when asked by a teacher who ought to know better...read more

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9781550419252 | Fitzhenry & Whiteside Ltd, February 25, 2005, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Honour Book, 2002 Jane Addams Children's Book AwardA 2002 New York Public Library Selection for Books for the Teen AgeBank Street College of Education's Best Children's Books of the Year, 2002Cooperative Children's Book Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Choices, 2002Hey Tara, what's your mother tongue?

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9780805064759 | Henry Holt & Co, July 1, 2001, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Learning from her grandmother that her family was active in the Quit India movement of 1942, a rebellion against nearly two centuries of British occupation, gives fifteen-year-old Tara new pride in her heritage, but she still objects when her teacher implies she is not a 'regular Canadian.

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Product Description: No one has a gran like Ellie and Morris. Gran has red hair, a leather jacket, and she's part of a motorbike gang. When Gran's lodger disappears with her motorbike, Ellie and Morris decide to take matters into their own hands.

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9780007336388 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, January 5, 2011, cover price $9.05 | About this edition: No one has a gran like Ellie and Morris.

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By Mark Beech (illustrator)

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9780747594697 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, September 1, 2008, cover price $8.30

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Product Description: Since the death of his grandfather, Leo's number one chore has been to chase after his grandmother who seems to wander away from home every few days. Now, Gram's decided to roam farther than ever. And despite his misgivings, Leo's going along for the ride...read more

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9780545899062 | Scholastic Pr, September 27, 2016, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Since the death of his grandfather, Leo's number one chore has been to chase after his grandmother who seems to wander away from home every few days.

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Product Description: The people we love will live on in our memories.I Loved Her is a young Metis girl's tender recollection of her wise and loving grandmother. From singing songs together at the piano to playing indoor games on rainy days, their friendship grows deeper and richer...read more

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9781894717595 | Pemmican Pubns, August 24, 2015, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: The people we love will live on in our memories.

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Product Description: When Echo and the rest of the Bat Pack hear that the Fogville Museum will be hosting an exhibit about ancient Egypt, they're thrilled. But when they attend the opening of the exhibit, they learn that the museum's mummy isn't quite as dead as they expected.

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9781434238238 | Stone Arch Books, January 1, 2012, cover price $24.65 | About this edition: When Echo and the rest of the Bat Pack hear that the Fogville Museum will be hosting an exhibit about ancient Egypt, they're thrilled.

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Product Description: When Echo and the rest of the Bat Pack hear that the Fogville Museum will be hosting an exhibit about ancient Egypt, they're thrilled. But when they attend the opening of the exhibit, they learn that the museum's mummy isn't quite as dead as they expected.
By Blasco Pisapia (illustrator)

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9781434242457 | Stone Arch Books, August 1, 2012, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: When Echo and the rest of the Bat Pack hear that the Fogville Museum will be hosting an exhibit about ancient Egypt, they're thrilled.

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Product Description: For twelve-year-old Lucy Crandall, the last week of August is the most perfect time in the world. It's the week she gets to spend with Grams at the lake house, canoeing, baking cookies, and glazing pots in Grams's potting shed. Grams has a way of making Lucy feel centered, like one of the pots on her kick wheel―perfect, steady, and completely at peace...read more

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9781250044181 | Square Fish, June 10, 2014, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: For twelve-year-old Lucy Crandall, the last week of August is the most perfect time in the world.

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9780374346706 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 27, 2010, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: For twelve-year-old Lucy Crandall, the last week of August is the most perfect time in the world.

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Product Description: Follow the clues and find the treasure with Max and Ruby! Oh no! A thunderstorm has ruined the picnic that Max and Ruby and their friends, Louise and Lily, have planned. Now the four friends have nothing to do. But Grandma saves the day with an ingenious treasure hunt...read more

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9780670063178 | Ltf edition (Viking Childrens Books, October 30, 2012), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Follow the clues and find the treasure with Max and Ruby!

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Product Description: Time with grandma is always special, and these special moments are captured in this picture book using beautiful illustrations and minimal text. From biking to bird watching, these small moments are the ones that create big memories and show the importance of family.
By Pascal Campion (illustrator)

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9781479557950 | Picture Window Books, January 1, 2015, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Time with grandma is always special, and these special moments are captured in this picture book using beautiful illustrations and minimal text.

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9781479557974 | Picture Window Books, January 1, 2015, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Time with grandma is always special, and these special moments are captured in this picture book using beautiful illustrations and minimal text.

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Product Description: From the author of the CHARMED LIFE and IT'S RAINING CUPCAKES series comes a novel of family, friends, and a Paris adventure that readers will never forget!Nora loves everything about Paris, from the Eiffel Tower to chocolat chaud...read more

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9780545708081 | Scholastic Pr, February 24, 2015, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: From the author of the CHARMED LIFE and IT'S RAINING CUPCAKES series comes a novel of family, friends, and a Paris adventure that readers will never forget!

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Product Description: Tonia loves to listen to her Abuela's stories about when she was a young girl. When her grandmother remembers planting a vegetable garden "on my own little square patch of land," Tonia wishes she too could have her very own garden...read more

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9781558857636 | Bilingual edition (Pinata Books, May 31, 2013), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Tonia loves to listen to her Abuela's stories about when she was a young girl.

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Product Description: A touching story of family, loss, and memory.Dara's grandmother, Lok Yeay, is full of stories about her life growing up in Cambodia, before she immigrated to the United States. Lok Yeay tells her granddaughter of the fruits and plants that grew there, and how her family would sit in their yard and watch the stars that glowed like fireflies...read more

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9781570917356 | Charlesbridge Pub Inc, February 1, 2012, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A touching story of family, loss, and memory.

Snuggle, snuggle. Time to rest. Nana joins us in her nest. There is no one like Nana in the whole wide world. She is the best. Nana knows how to take an ordinary afternoon and make it extra special! Nap time, story time, and playtime are transformed by fairies, dragons, dancing, and pretending -- and then mixing and fixing yummy, yummy fudge just like Nana and Mommy did not so many years ago.... Pulitzer Prize-winning author Toni Morrison and her son Slade tell a story of what really goes on when Nana is left in charge!
By Joe Cepeda (illustrator)

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9781416983330 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman, April 30, 2017), cover price $7.99

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9781416983323 | Simon & Schuster, September 15, 2009, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Snuggle, snuggle.

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Product Description: When Grandma Eunice gives Malcolm a strange bottle that she "won" during the 1939 World's Fair, it turns out to contain the ectoplasm of the performer that she tricked--so if Malcolm wants to keep his bottle he is going to have to figure out how to evictthis stubborn ghost.

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9781624020025 | Abdo Group, January 1, 2014, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: When Grandma Eunice gives Malcolm a strange bottle that she "won" during the 1939 World's Fair, it turns out to contain the ectoplasm of the performer that she tricked--so if Malcolm wants to keep his bottle he is going to have to figure out how to evictthis stubborn ghost.

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