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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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Wells, Rosemary.

Summary: Jennie is as close to her grandfather as a mouse can be, and when he suddenly dies she keeps thinking she sees him turning a corner, sitting on a bench, heading for the pier, or walking along their beloved beach, seeking the elusive Queen's teacup seashell.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick 2012

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Wells 2012

Velasquez, Eric

Summary: Ramsey dons his superhero cape to rescue Grandma from the huge octopus she is trying to cook--or is he simply telling a story? Includes author's note on the story's origin and a recipe for Octopus stew.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE VEL

Newman, Nanette.

Summary: Lily turns the tables on her grandmother by asking what she would like to be when she grows up--which Lily is certain Grandma has not yet done.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick 2012

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Moore, Kelly (Kelly Sheelagh)

Summary: At her family's Maryland home, in a world where colonists lost the 1776 Insurrection, Sarah Parsons and her friend Jackson share visions of a different existence and, having remembered how things ought to be, plan a daring mission to set them right.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION MOO

Moore, Kelly (Kelly Sheelagh)

Summary: After her grandmother's death Sarah Parsons, nearly sixteen, delights in exploring her family's centuries-old Maryland estate with new friend Jackson, but soon she is having vivid visions of her ancestors, one of whom may be a threat to Sarah's autistic brother, Sam.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arthur A. Levine Books 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION MOO

Myracle, Lauren

Summary: Three sisters in the town of Willow Hill participate in a fabled tradition of making three wishes and find out what they really want only after their wishes come true.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MYR

Law, Ingrid

Summary: "Gypsy Beaumont's magical savvy switches to its opposite when she learns that her mean and decidedly non-magical grandma has Alzheimer's and is going to move in with her family"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Wells, Rosemary

Summary: "Sophie and her mother make very special treats for their party, but Sophie worries there won't be one left for her"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Wells 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WEL

Beaumont, Karen.

Summary: When Baby cries, her family and neighbors try unsuccessfully to stop her tears and get her back to sleep, but Roy, the old retriever, knows that Baby needs her toy sheep for a good night.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BEA

Ostertag, Molly

Summary: When Aster's non-magical friend Charlie finds herself the target of a curse, Aster and his unconventional talent for witchery must find the source of the curse before more people get hurt.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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De Sève, Randall

Summary: "A young boy has his heart set on a brand-new toy fire truck, so he is disappointed when he gets his grandfather's rusty old fire truck, Red, instead. But working together, the boy and his grandfather patch Red right up while Grandpa tells his grandson all about the adventures he had with Red when he was a boy"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE DES

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE DES

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Ins

Snyder, Laurel

Summary: In this heartwarming sequel to Laurel Snyder's beginning chapter book Charlie and Mouse, the two brothers enjoy a special visit from their grandpa, Grumpy. Follow along as they discuss being medium, pounce each other, sing the wrong songs, build blanket forts, and more. Paired with effervescent illustrations by Emily Hughes, this touching, funny celebration of imagination and bonding will...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Multi-Media Kits, Call number: KIT J ORANGE CHA

Davies, Kate

Summary: Despite her natural talent for all things unlawful, Imogen got out of the family business years ago. But when the rest of the notoriously inept Crims are accused of pulling off a major heist--which seems doubtful, to say the least--she is forced to step in to clear their names.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD FIC DAV

Diesen, Deborah

Summary: A grandparent and child recall the beautiful and wonderful sights and sounds of a fall day spent together.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE DIE

Flores-Scott, Patrick

Summary: In the two years since his mother left him with his grandparents in Des Moines, Washington, Sam has avoided making friends and perfected the art of being a slacker, but being paired with a frightening new student for a slam poetry unit transforms his life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt & Co 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC FLO

Jackson, Richard

Summary: "An ailing grandfather and his helpful granddaughter play a unique game of seek and find"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JAC

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE JAC

Cirrone, Dorian

Summary: Eleven-year-old Haleigh and her best friend, Kevin, must find the source of a mysterious set of paints she found and learn the secret of a time loop before it is too late.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION CIR

Cartaya, Pablo

Summary: Save the restaurant. Save the town. Get the girl. Make Abuela proud. Can thirteen-year-old Arturo Zamora do it all or is he in for a BIG, EPIC FAIL? Nothing beats summertime in Miami. For Arturo, this means playing basketball until dark, sipping mango smoothies, and keeping cool under banyan trees. And maybe a few shifts as junior lunchtime dishwasher at Abuela's restaurant. Maybe. But this...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Marshall, Joseph

Summary: Teased for his fair coloring, eleven-year-old Jimmy McClean travels with his maternal grandfather, Nyles High Eagle, to learn about his Lakota heritage while visiting places significant in the life of Crazy Horse, the nineteenth-century Lakota leader andwarrior, in a tale that weaves the past with the present. Includes historical note and glossary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Nye, Naomi Shihab.

Summary: When Aref, a third-grader who lives in Muscat, Oman, refuses to pack his suitcase and prepare to move to Michigan, his mother asks for help from his grandfather, his Siddi, who takes Aref around the country, storing up memories he can carry with him to anew home.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harpercollins Childrens Books 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Holczer, Tracy.

Summary: "After 12-year-old Grace's mother's sudden death, Grace is forced to live with a grandmother she's never met. Then she discovers clues in a mysterious treasure hunt--one that will help her find her true home"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC HOL

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