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Mackall, Dandi Daley

Summary: After being dropped off at her grandmother's house, a young girl and her grandmother spend the evening dancing to rock and roll music.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sky Pony Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MAC

Sateren, Shelley Swanson

Summary: Tabitha Catarina's world revolves around cats, and there are certainly plenty of them at Tabby Towers, her grandparents' cat hotel, but she would really like to have her Himalayan cat, Bootsie, with her too--trouble is that Bootsie proves to be unexpectedly and implacably hostile to the other cats.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE SAT

Harrington, Claudia

Summary: Lenny follows Layla for a school project and learns what it is like to live with grandparents.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Looking Glass Library, an imprint of Magic Wagon 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC HAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HAR

Bilovsky, Stephanie

Summary: To young boys and girls, the elderly can be full of mystery--sometimes seeming even weird and strange. When a young boy hesitates visiting his great grandpa, his mother's soothing words explain the love and the lifetime of memories our elders have to share with us.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Red Chair Press 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E BIL

Sateren, Shelley Swanson

Summary: Tabitha Catarina is staying at her grandparents' farm/cat hotel for the summer, and she is thrilled when the owner of Queen Lizzie's Pizza Palace brings Queen Lizzie, a Sphynx cat, to Tabby Towers to stay because Lizzie keeps jumping up on the counter too close to the food--but her owner is sad, so Tabitha sets out to research this bad behavior and come up with a solution that will allow Lizzie...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone Imprint 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE SAT

Drummond, Ree

Summary: Little Ree and her best friend, Hyacinth, love learning to bake with their grandmothers, and want to bake a blue ribbon pie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E DRU

DiCamillo, Kate

Summary: Louisiana Elefante's granny wakes her up in the middle of the night and tells her they need to leave home immediately, and this time Granny intends for them never to return.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION DIC

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC DIC

Cordell, Matthew

Summary: "Two lions celebrate their grandchild and express all the ways this new life has expanded their world, and the hope they hold for his future"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney-Hyperion 2019

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Pyron, Bobbie

Summary: Nathaniel Harlow lives with his grandfather in a trailer park in Franklin County, Florida, and he has always been unlucky--but when he is struck by lightning on his eleventh birthday and survives, it seems like his luck starts to change.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC PYR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: JFIC PYR

Savage, Melissa

Summary: Fans of Kate DiCamillo's Flora & Ulysses and Katherine Applegate's Crenshaw will fall in love with this charming adventure story about a girl learning to accept her new life, her quirky detective neighbor, and their epic search for Bigfoot. Lemonade Liberty Witt's mama always told her: When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. But Lem can't possibly make lemonade out of her new life in Willow...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Ziefert, Harriet.

Summary: Grandmas are the greatest, and these are just a few of the reasons why. Count 41 super reasons in this book, then add some more that fit your grandma.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Blue Apple Books 2009

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Cobb, Amy

Summary: When her grandparents sign her up for the Benton Bluff Junior High band Tally Nguyen is horrified and worried about what the kids on her snowboarding team will think--but she comes to realize that she doesn't need to choose between the groups.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Calico, an imprint of Magic Wagon 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC COB

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: With the help of teachers, friends, and their parents, Sister and Brother Bear learn how exciting school can actually be, whether in gym or art, working on a class project, or playing sports. Kids will learn the importance of participating in school.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2006

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Gomi, Tarō

Summary: Yumi and her grandmother really want to see each other, but when they both set out from their homes at the same time they keep missing each other.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books LLC 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE GOM

Holm, Jennifer L.

Summary: "From the groundbreaking and award-winning sister-brother team behind Babymouse comes a middle-grade, graphic-novel memoir. Following the lives of kids whose older brother's delinquent behavior has thrown their family into chaos, 'Sunny Side Up' is at once a compelling 'problem' story and a love letter to the comic books that help the protagonist make sense of her world" --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Graphix, an imprint of Scholastic 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 HOL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 741.5 Holm 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J GRAPHIC HOL

Juster, Norton

Summary: A little girl tells about the special kitchen window at her beloved Nanny and Poppy's house from which a person can see anyone or anything coming and going.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion Books for Children 2005

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Jus

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC JUS

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JUS

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JUS

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JUS

Phelps, Bonnie

Summary: A girl enjoys story time with her grandmother.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Powerkids Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN PHE

Inserro, Julia

Summary: Beanie lives with her parents and twin baby siblings in the Middle East, far away from her 'Nonni' - grandmother - back in the States. Beanie misses Nonni and finds a way to communicate with her through the moon. As night falls, Beanie cannot see the message her grandmother sent. Her mother encourages her to quiet her mind and listen for it, and Beanie begins to hear ...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: [Unknown publisher] 2018

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Moyes, Jojo

Summary: A quintessential Jojo Moyes novel about a lost girl and her horse, the enduring strength of friendship, and how even the smallest choices can change everything When Sarah's grandfather gives her a beautiful horse named Boo?hoping that one day she'll follow in his footsteps to join an elite French riding school, away from their gritty London neighborhood?she quietly trains in city's parks and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MOY

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION MOY

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: M MOY

Usher, Sam

Summary: Join a boy and his grandfather as they enjoy a snow day in the park!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Templar Books 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE USH

Atinuke

Summary: Anna Hibiscus is going to Grandmother and Grandfather's village. They travel by bus through plantations, farms, and even the rain forest! Life in the village has changed very little, but Anna Hibiscus might just do something about that!--Cover [page 4].

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kane Miller, A Division of EDC Publishing 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED ATI

Barker, Susan

Summary: Dark themes of colonial misconduct, racial prejudice, and doomed love resonate throughout this novel, yet it is infused with characteristic humor and warmth. It opens in Malaysia during the 1950s Communist insurrection when a young Englishman, Christopher, falls in love with a Chinese girl. The book then moves to 1969 where Frances, Christopher's Eurasian teenage daughter, is seduced by a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Black Swan 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Usher, Sam

Summary: It's raining, but one little boy can't wait to go outside for an adventure with his granddad.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Templar Books, an imprint of Candlewick Press 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE USH

DeNomme, Donna.

Summary: Ophelia struggles to find her own identity and clashes with her mother over her strict rules. Her Japanese grandmother helps her find herself by telling her stories about goddesses.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Inlightened Source Pub. 2009

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction DeNomme 2009