Grandpa's Girls

Nicola I. Campbell (Author) Kim Lafave (Illustrator)
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Product Details

Price
$18.95  $17.43
Publisher
Groundwood Books
Publish Date
September 06, 2011
Pages
32
Dimensions
7.3 X 0.4 X 9.2 inches | 0.75 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781554980840

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About the Author

Nicola Campbell is the author of Shi-shi-etko, Shin-chi's Canoe, Grandpa's Girls, and A Day with Yayah. Nleส”kepmx, Syilx, and Mรฉtis, from British Columbia, her stories weave cultural and land-based teachings that focus on respect, endurance, healing, and reciprocity.

She has been a finalist for numerous children's literary awards, and her book Shin-chi's Canoe won the 2009 TD Canadian Children's Literature Award and the 2008 Governor General's Award for Illustration.

Kim LaFave is a prolific picture book artist with many titles to his name, including Amos's Sweater, Ben Over Night, and Big Ben, which earned him the Mr. Christie's Book Award Silver Seal. He has also won the Governor General's Award, the Ruth Schwartz Children's Book Award, and the Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Illustrator's Award. Kim lives on the west coast of Canada, in Robert's Creek, British Columbia.

Reviews

"The kids' robust curiosity and enterprising snooping make it deliciously cheerful." --Toronto Star

"The book is a vicarious pleasure..." --Quill & Quire

"The voice may be adult, but the experience is recalled vividly enough to bring young readers along." -- Kirkus Magazine