Maud and Grand-Maud

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Product Details
Price
$17.99  $16.73
Publisher
Random House Books for Young Readers
Publish Date
Pages
40
Dimensions
8.4 X 11.1 X 0.6 inches | 1.0 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780399554582

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About the Author
SARA O'LEARY is a writer of fiction for both adults and children. She is the author of the award-winning Henry books: When You Were Small, Where You Came From, and When I Was Small, all illustrated by Julie Morstad. A graduate of the University of British Columbia Creative Writing Program, she has taught screenwriting and writing for children at Concordia University, Montreal. Sara was named for a grandmother who was called Sadie all her life. She is happy to have a child to name after her. Find her on Twitter at @saraoleary.

KENARD PAK is an animator and illustrator who has worked as a visual development artist for DreamWorks, PDI/DreamWorks, Walt Disney Feature Animation, and Laika. He has illustrated several picture books, including the acclaimed I Wonder, Have You Heard the Nesting Bird?, The Dinner That Cooked Itself, and Flowers Are Calling. Ken lives in foggy San Francisco with his wife and three cats.
Reviews
"Pak's illustrations . . . reflect the warmth and safety of Grand-Maud's home and the tender intergenerational bond that is the very heart of this story." --The Horn Book, starred review

"A quiet, understated gem among intergenerational picture books." --Booklist, starred review

"O'Leary's measured narration reflects a relationship and a rapport that is not only unconditionally loving, but also beautifully, profoundly respectful on both sides." --Publishers Weekly, starred review

"This cozy book is as comforting as a warm quilt and a cup of hot chocolate on a cold night." --Kirkus Reviews

"A lovely story of cross-generational ties." --School Library Journal

"This is a sweet and snuggly read about the power of generational relationships." --BookRiot