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Platt, Christine A.

Summary: "It's summertime! Ana & Andrew travel to visit their grandparents in Savannah, Georgia. While they are there, they learn that Grandma and Grandpa's church was built by slaves. With some help from an unusual source!' -- Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Calico Kid, an imprint of Magic Wagon 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE PLA

Platt, Christine A.

Summary: "It's a surprise visit! Ana & Andrew are excited when Grandma comes to visit. While she is there, the family tours the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture and learns about important African American achievements"--Page [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Calico Kid, an imprint of Magic Wagon 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE PLA

Platt, Christine A.

Summary: "It's a surprise visit! Ana & Andrew are excited when Grandma comes to visit. While she is there, the family tours the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture and learns about important African American achievements"--Page [2].

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Calico Kid, an imprint of Magic Wagon 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile World Languages, Call number: JBR PURPLE SPANISH PLA

Makatini, Bella

Summary: Danny spends a week with his Grandpa, who tells Danny about one animal from his homeland each day that he is there.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clavis Publishing Inc. 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE MAK

Mayer, Mercer

Summary: Collects six stories starring Little Critter, in which he trains for a race, builds a snowman, spends the weekend with his grandparents, and works on a project for the science fair.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Kids' Favorite Characters, Call number: JE CRI

Hoberman, Mary Ann.

Summary: A special quilt keeps a little girl from feeling homesick when she sleeps over with her grandparents.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2007

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Heller, Linda.

Summary: Julie's grandmother deflates many of her husband's tall tales about their journey from Russia to America and their life on Hester Street.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HEL

Crum, Shutta.

Summary: One summer day on her great-grandparents' Kentucky farm, a squabble with her cousin Melvin spurs Brenda Gail to begin choosing the moments that will become her own special song made of memories.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE CRU

Ruelle, Karen Gray.

Summary: Emily says "Yuck" whenever apples are mentioned, but when she and her older brother, Harry, sleep over at their grandparents' house, they all pick apples and make them into delicious pies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE RUE

Johnson, Leah

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: Liz Lighty has always done her best to avoid the spotlight in her small, wealthy, and prom-obsessed midwestern high school, after all, her family is black and rather poor, especially since her mother died; instead she has concentrated on her grades and her musical ability in the hopes that it will win her a scholarship to elite Pennington College and their famous orchestra where she plans to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2020

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O'Connor, Jane.

Summary: Nancy is furious when she cannot go to her friend Bree's butterfly-themed birthday party, but her family's outing might just be extraordinary enough to make her feel better. Includes facts about butterflies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Childrens Books 2008

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Creech, Sharon.

Summary: After her mother leaves home suddenly, thirteen-year-old Sal and her grandparents take a car trip retracing her mother's route. Along the way, Sal recounts the story of her friend Phoebe, whose mother also left.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1994

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC CRE

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC CRE

Orr, Wendy.

Summary: When her parents take her to visit a very special pet store in the park across from her apartment, both Sophie and Mr. and Mrs. Noah, the pet store owners, have their secret wishes fulfilled.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holt 2000

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Frazee, Marla.

Summary: Friends James and Eamon enjoy a wonderful week at the home of Eamon's grandparents during summer vacation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2008

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FRA

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FRA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FRA

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

Manushkin, Fran

Summary: Katie is nervous about a sleepover at her grandparents' house.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2010

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE MAN

Shepherd, Gail

Summary: When twelve-year-old Lyndie and her parents must move to her grandparents' home in small-town Tennessee in 1985, having to keep all family problems private only adds to their problems.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD SHE

Faruqi, Saadia

Summary: When spring arrives, Yasmin and her Baba plant a garden but Yasmin's flower seedling keeps wilting until her Nani sits in the sun, revealing to Yasmin what the plant needs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, A Capstone Imprint 2020

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE FAR

Wells, Rosemary.

Summary: For the traditional Japanese celebration of Girls' Day, Yoko receives a special gift from her grandparents in Japan: a doll named Miki that has been passed down through her family for generations. Yoko is so excited to share Miki with the class that she disobeys her mother, who tells her, "Miki is too delicate to take to school."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney/Hyperion Books 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Wells 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WEL

Pan, Emily X. R.

Summary: Leigh Chen Sanders is absolutely certain about one thing: when her mother committed suicide, she turned into a bird and flew to her native Taiwan. On her journey to find her mother, Leigh must face her family's past and move towards a future of forgiveness and love.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Book Group 2018

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC PAN

McVoy, Terra Elan

Summary: "When Lana's and Cassie's grandparents marry each other, the girls find themselves stuck together on a crazy summer road trip that will change the course of their friendship and their lives"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION MCVO

Buckey, Sarah Masters

Summary: Traveling to Paris in 1907 with Grandmary and the Admiral, Samantha and her adopted sister Nellie suspect that someone is trying to harm their beloved grandfather and stop his secret government mission. Includes a glossary of French words and an "Inside Samantha's World" essay about tourism and international tensions in Europe in the early 1900s.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl Publishing 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC BUC

McAnulty, Stacy

Summary: Nine-year-old Frank, his cousin Sam, and cat Saurus's efforts to keep Peanut the newly-hatched dinosaur's existence a secret become more complicated when their grandmother finds a new fossil that looks like Peanut's horn, but a thousand times bigger, and a crew comes to make a movie about it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J DF 2

Parish, Herman.

Summary: While visiting her grandparents, literal-minded Amelia Bedelia finally learns, despite some mishaps, how to bake an apple pie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PAR

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