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  • Grandma's Gloves
  • Written by Cecil Castellucci
    Illustrated by Julia Denos
  • Format: Hardcover | ISBN: 9780763631680
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Grandma's Gloves

Written by Cecil CastellucciAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Cecil Castellucci
Illustrated by Julia DenosAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Julia Denos

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A child who loses a beloved grandparent finds comfort in carrying on the activities they shared in this sweet, genuine look at a universal rite of passage.

Grandma is always on her knees in the dirt, with her gardening gloves on, talking to her roses and laughing with the birds-of-paradise. Her home brims with plants and blossoms, and on hot days, she waters her granddaughter, her “most special flower of all,” with the garden hose. But a day comes when Grandma is no longer there to care for the little girl, who feels sad and small and alone until she remembers all that her grandmother taught her — and all that she now has to teach. Full of light and life and the solace of green growing things, this moving and beautifully illustrated picture book explores a timeless bond with warmth and joy.

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