A Grandma Like Yours/A Grandpa Like Yours

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 1   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

Portrays, through whimsical animal illustrations and rhymes, the characteristics of a wonderful assortment of Jewish grandmothers and grandfathers. Read about grandmas, bubbes, and saftas from the front of the book and then flip it over to read about grandpas, zaydes and sabas from the other side!

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-58013-168-1
$9.99 $9.99
Interest Level Preschool - Grade 1
Reading Level Grade 1
Genre Fiction, Picture Books
Copyright 2006
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Kar-Ben Publishing ®
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2006-01-01
BISACS JUV033020
Dewey [E]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 9.625 x 9.75
Features Awards and Reviewed

Awards

  • Sydney Taylor Book Award Notable, Commended, 2006

Reviews

AJL Newsletter

“The illustrations are adorable, beautifully complementing the rhyming text…I highly recommend this book for preschool to grade 3 and everyone who has grandparents!”

Jewish Book World

“Cute animals, sweet thoughts and loving ways inform the pre-school crowd about the various names for grandparents in English, Hebrew, and Yiddish. The targeted readers, ages 3-6, will find the situations amusing and comforting.”

School Library Journal

“With charming illustrations and a singsong rhyming text, this flipbook appeals on many levels.” —School Library Journal

Illustrator: Barb Bjornson

Barb Bjornson attended the Bougie School of Fine Arts where she studied classical realism but now prefers to create more whimsical humorous illustrations from her imagination. Her work has won numerous awards including a Midwest Publishers Association Award.

Author: Andria Warmflash Rosenbaum

Andria Warmflash Rosenbaum has an MA from Bank Street College of Education, and lives in Fair Lawn, New Jersey, with her husband and kids. Her previous children's books include A Grandma Like Yours/A Grandpa Like Yours.