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A Grandparent's Book: Answers to a Grandchild's Questions
Milton Kamen
0895866552
July 1987
Hardcover
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Grandmother's Memories to Her Grandchild
Thomas Kinkade
084995911X
Apr 1999
Hardcover
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Book Description
An updated cover gives a fresh, new look to this favorite journal, featuring the artwork of Thomas Kinkade. Engaging prompts and questions encourage grandmothers to record wisdom and memories from their lives. Themes range from childhood stories to advice on living a godly life. Photo journal pages allow the inclusion of special photographs or mementos. Including Scripture verses and other quotes, this journal provides a personal way for families to pass on the legacy of their faith and of their lives for generations to come.


Chicken Soup for the Grandma's Soul
Jack Canfield
0757303285
Aug 2005
Paperback
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Book Description
Grandmas have blessed all of our lives and now Chicken Soup for the Grandma's Soul blesses theirs, bringing joy and love to those who gave us unconditional love, support and wisdom. What do you buy the grandmother who has everything? Another knickknack? Another scarf? Another sweater? Chicken Soup for the Grandma's Soul is the perfect gift book celebrating the love and joy only a grandmother can give. Whether she prefers knitting or surfing, hugging or hiking, every grandmother will be uplifted and inspired by these loving, humorous, even heroic stories of the cherished role our grandmothers play in our lives forever.

About the Author
LeAnn Thieman, L.P.N., has been a nurse for thirty-two years. She lives in Colorado. Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen are the #1 New...


Chicken Soup for the Grandparent's Soul: Stories to Open the Hearts and Rekindle the Spirits of Grandparents
Jack Canfield
1558749748
March 2002
Paperback
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Book Description
Today's grandparents aren't content to sit in their rockers doing needlepoint or whittling wood-modern grandparents are healthy and active. Grandma may be traveling the world, writing a book or taking dance lessons and Grandpa might be camping with the grandkids, playing a golf tournament or skydiving! Nana may have entered the family by marrying Grampa later in life, or Pop-Pop may be a beloved family friend who's always there when someone needs him. Families are finding that the meaning of "grandparent" has changed tremendously but that grandparents continue to be treasured members of our families. In this latest addition to the Chicken Soup family, children and grandchildren will relive memories of their parents and grandparents as they read stories of love, humor and wisdom. Each touching tale will inspire...


Letters to Sam : A Grandfather's Lessons on Love, Loss, and the Gifts of Life
Daniel Gottlieb
1402728832
April 23, 2006
Hardcover
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Funny, You Don't Look Like a Grandmother
Lois Wyse
0380709899
May 1990
Bargain - Paperback
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Book Description
"A mother becomes a true grandmother the day she stops noticing the terrible things her children do because she is so enchanted with the wonderful things her grandchildren do."Lois Wyse Here it is!  A "grandmarvelous" feast of anecdotes, observations, poetry and prose that celebrates the glories of Grandmothering!  An eight-time expert in the field, Lois Wyse explores with wit, warmth, and candor such weighty modern-day dilemmas as "What to Name the Grandmother"..."How to Win the Granny Wars"...and reveals the truth about that credit card-toting phenomenon "Shopalong Cassidy -- The Plastic Grandma."  The perfect book for the Nana of the '90s, it will make you laugh, it will make you cry...it will make you want to run out and buy something nice for your grandchild! Here it is! A "grandmarvelous"...


Our Story: A Grandparent's Record Book
Reader's Digest (Editor)
0762103035
November 2000
Hardcover
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Book Description
A perfect way to secure your legacy: a gorgeous keepsake album that will become a cherished heirloom for generations. This beautiful memory-tool is designed to help grandparents tell their own special stories.


Grandmother Remembers a Written Heirloom for My Grandchild
Judith Levy, Inc. Pelikan (Illustrator)
094143432X
April 1, 1983
Hardcover
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Creative Grandparenting across the Miles: Ideas for Sharing Love, Faith and Family Traditions
Patricia L. Fry
0764800469
April 1997
Paperback
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Funny, You Don't Look Like a Grandmother
Lois Wyse
0517571579
January 13, 1988
Hardcover
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Book Description
Smart, warm, telling, and funny, Funny, Your Don't Look Like a Grandmother is the perfect bouquet for today's grandmother, that active and interesting woman who is old enough to be somebody's grandmother and young enough to run around the world.

Lois Wyse's new book, charmingly illustrated by Lilla Rogers, is a collection of wit and wisdom for today's Nana, Grandma, Goo-Goo, or Gran.

How can you recognize today's grandmother?

Easy, says Wyse.

The grandmother is the one who goes out more and complains less than her daughter. In the spirit of Erma Bombeck and Bill Cosby, Lois Wyse tells loving and amusing stories that illustrate the joys of contemporary grandmothering.

According to Lois Wyse, "A mother becomes a true grandmother the day she stops noticing the terrible things her...


101 Ways to Spoil Your Grandchild
Vicki Lansky
0809232316
September 1, 1996
Hardcover
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Book Description
Plant a tree upon the birth of each grandchild, and then take a picture of it each year to mark your grandchild's birthday. Devise a secret handshake with your grandchild Watch a sunset with your grandchild and listen to his or her thoughts Encourage grandchildren who live far away to write to you by sending them stamped and addressed postcards. Vicki Lansky's bestselling books include 101 Ways to Make Your Child Feel Special, 101 Ways to Tell Your Child "I Love You," 101 Ways to Be a Special Dad, 101 Ways to Be a Special Mom, and the Practical Parenting Series, which together have sold more than three million copies.


Little Big Book for Grandmothers
Lena Tabori
0941807576
May 2002
Hardcover
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From Publishers Weekly
Lena Tabori, publisher of Welcome Enterprises, follows up on her earlier success with The Little Big Book for Moms as she reaches out to the older generation in The Little Big Book for Grandmothers, ed. by Tabori with Alice Wong. The weighty volume contains an impressive array of poetry (from Vachel Lindsay to Shel Silverstein), fairy tales, activities and recipes alongside period illustrations by a variety of artists.Copyright 2002 Cahners Business Information, Inc.

Book Description
Following the tremendous success of The Little Big Book For Moms and The Little Big Book For Dads, here is another charming book filled with fairy tales, poetry, nursery rhymes, songs, stories, words of wisdom, activities, finger games, and recipes to enchant and delight. The Little Big Book...


Grandparenting with Love and Logic: Practical Solutions to Today's Grandparenting Challenges
Jim Fay
0944634540
September 1998
Paperback
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Grandfather's Memories to His Grandchild
Thomas Kinkade
0849959128
Apr 1999
Hardcover
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Book Description

Featuring the art of Thomas Kinkade, Grandfather's Memories to His Grandchild is a beautiful record book that will be treasured for generations. Helpful prompts and questions enable grandfathers to pass wisdom and family heritage on to their grandchildren. Themes range from childhood stories to advice on living a life with God. Photo journal pages allow the inclusion of special photographs or momentos. Scripture verses highlight the pages, helping create this personal way for families to pass the legacy of faith from generation to generation.



The Gifts of Being Grand
Marianne Richmond
0965244881
August 2003
Hardcover
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Book Description
The Gifts of Being Grand, for grandparents everywhere, pays tribute to the special joys and rewards of grandparenthood. Filled with wit and warmth, the book’s lyrical poetry and vibrant illustrations let "grown up" moms and dads recall their parenting past, celebrate their own kids, and delight in the newfound gifts of grandparenthood. From a "grand," new name and lots of hugs and kisses … to a second chance for patience, adventure and fun, The Gifts of Being Grand counts each gift as a reason to cherish this grand season of life! The perfect gift to honor the seasoned grandparent or to enthuse the grandparent-to-be, The Gifts of Being Grand is a treasured reminder of how good it is to be grand!

About the Author
A gifted author and illustrator, Marianne Richmond...


A Grandparents' Memory Book: Did You Really Walk Five Miles to School
Teri Harrison (Compiler)
1882835379
August 1997
Hardcover
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Totally Cool Grandparenting: A Practical Handbook of Time-Tested Tips, Activities, and Memorable to Share-for the Modern Grandparent
Leslie Linsley
0312170475
August 1997
Paperback
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Book Description
What Every Modern Grandparent Needs To Know

Today's grandparents continue with their careers and activities well into their grandparenting years. Totally Cool Grandparenting explains how these modern grandmparents can participate in the traditional joyous reponsibilities of their role in up-to-date ways. With clear, upfront advice, humor, and time-tested tactics, gathered from personal experience and dozens of interviews with grandparents--and grandkids--across the country, Linsley covers such topics as:
Spoiling the grandchildren without annoying the parents
Giving gifts that the kids will like
Handling the visit, from baby-sitting to a holiday vacation
Tackling errands with grandkids in tow
Coping with modern methods of communication
Teaching, giving, and receiving...


Grandparenting ABC's: A Beginner's Handbook
Eleanor Berman
0399524363
September 1998
Paperback
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Grandma, Tell Me Your Memories
Lashier
156383037X
bound - December 1992
Spiral-bound
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Long Distance Grandma
Janet Teitsort
1582294445
May 2005
Paperback
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Book Description
In Long-Distance Grandma, Janet Colsher Teitsort takes a positive approach to grandparenting across the miles. She offers loads of ideas on how you can reach out to your special little ones through e-mail, fax, care packages, and many more creative ways. Distance doesn't have to keep you from feeling close to your grandchildren. "Using just a little ingenuity, the extended family can be revitalized and strengthened," writes Teitsort --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

About the Author
Janet Teitsort is a recently retired elementary teacher who lives with her husband in IN. They have eight grandchildren, seven who live in Louisiana and one in Indiana. Teitsort is the author of Rainbows for Teachers, Treasurers for Teachers, Seasons of...


Always Have Popsicles: The Handbook to Help You Be the Best Grandparent
Rebecca Harvin
0964147726
December 1994
Paperback
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Grandma and Me
Karen Katz
0689849052
April 2002
Board Book
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From Publishers Weekly
Surprises abound in Grandma and Me, a lift-the-flap board book by Karen Katz. Someone special is at the door. Who could it be? A big blue door on the opposite page opens to reveal It's Grandma! But there's more in store: lively pastels show a teddy bear in her suitcase and cookies baking in the oven. Copyright 2002 Cahners Business Information, Inc.


Memories for My Grandchild
Stephenson Decker
0811843270
Aug 2004
Hardcover
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Book Description
This keepsake journal makes it easy for grandparents to share the richness of their lives by drawing out recollections of travel and romance, family and friends, dreams and special places, and more. With photo pages at the beginning of each chapter and a pocket at the back to store letters, recipes, or other treasures, grandparents can now give grandchildren a gift that's everlasting.

About the Author
Annie Decker has worked for many years as a writer and editor. A decade ago, Annie put together her grandparents' oral histories to preserve their stories. She is thrilled that other families can do the same by using this book. Currently completing her master's degree research on senior citizens' transportation and homecare needs, Annie will be starting law school in fall 2004. ...


Why I Love Grandma: 100 Reasons
Gregory E. Lang, Meagan Lang
1581823568
August 2003
Hardcover
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Book Description
Capturing the love and warmth of grandmothers in more than 40 photographs, the authors convey that life without grandmother would, indeed, be less joyful. And that is just one of the many reasons to love her and honor her contributions to the family in this special tribute.

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