Grandma's Tiny House (Kobo eBook)

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This sweet, rhyming counting book introduces young readers to numbers one through fifteen as Grandma’s family and friends fill her tiny house on Brown Street. Neighbors, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and grandkids crowd into the house and pile it high with treats for a family feast.

But when the walls begin to bulge and no-body has space enough to eat, one clever grandchild knows exactly what to do.

Where there’s a will there’s a way when families grow and come together.

"A warmhearted tribute to the messy joys of a big, impromptu gathering" — Publisher's Weekly STARRED review

**"A fine addition to book collections about families, food, counting, and joyous gatherings" — The Horn Book

"This counting story will have repeated readings during the holidays and all year round" — School Library Journal

"Grandma's lucky to have all these family members, and young readers are even luckier to be invited to this wonderful family gathering." — Kirkus Reviews

Chicago Public Library’s 2017 Best of the Best Books selection**

Product Details
ISBN-13: 9781607348689
Publisher: Charlesbridge
Publication Date: August 7th, 2017
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