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Ice cream summer —Sís, Peter, 1949- author.
Book
2015
12 available of 21 items

A little boy writes a letter to his grandfather about all the reading and studying he is doing this summer--but all his activities revolve around ice cream.

Northern frights —Slade, Arthur, 1967- author.
Book
2014
15 available of 17 items

In the first novel, when Sarah, Michael, and Angie arrive from the U.S. to spend summer vacation with their grandpa in Gimli, Manitoba, they are prepared for his scary stories based on Icelandic mythology. But they are a...

Devil's pass —Brouwer, Sigmund, 1959-
Book
2012
21 available of 42 items

The greatest adventure —Piedra, Tony, author, illustrator.
Book
2018
6 available of 8 items

Eliot's grandfather, El Capitán, has retired from the sea, and after listening to his grandfather's stories, Eliot is ready for an adventure--so they set out together to find one they can share.

Last message —Peacock, Shane.
Book
2012
33 available of 37 items

Lighthouse : a story of remembrance —Munsch, Robert N., 1945- author.
Book
2003
98 available of 105 items

All her life, Sarah has heard about her father and grandfather's visits to the lighthouse in the middle of the night. One night, she wakes up her father, "tonight", she tells him,"is the night to take me." And they set o...

Stolen words —Florence, Melanie, author.
Book
2017
39 available of 48 items

"This picture book explores the intergenerational impact of Canada's residential school system that separated Indigenous children from their families. The story recognizes the pain of those whose culture and language wer...

The third mushroom —Holm, Jennifer L., author.
Book
2018
13 available of 14 items

When thirteen-year-old Ellie's Grandpa Melvin, a world-renowned scientist in the body of a fourteen-year-old boy, comes for an extended visit, he teaches her that experimenting--and failing--is part of life.-- Provided b...

My family history —O'Connor, Jane.
Book
2010
24 available of 26 items

Nancy writes a report for school about her great-grandfather, making things up so he seems less ordinary, but when she learns that Grandpa will be there to hear her read the report aloud she realizes she was dishonest.

Astrotwins : project rescue —Kelly, Mark E., author.
Book
2017
0 available of 3 items

"Mark Kelly and his twin brother are back for more outer space adventure, this time fixing up an abandoned Apollo command module and taking off to rescue a Russian cosmonaut who is stranded in space"-- Provided by publis...

The underdog duckling —Meadows, Sally, author.
Book
2018
18 available of 25 items

When Quinn's mom gets sick and Quinn has to go live with his grandfather in the big city, a nearby pond becomes a place of comfort and peace for him. But when Quinn spots a duckling all on its own, his own feeling of not...

Storm —Usher, Sam, author, illustrator.
Book
2018
17 available of 23 items

Despite the stormy weather, a boy and his granddad decide it's the perfect day for kite flying. First they have to find the kite ... then their adventure really takes off!

Bigbeard's hook —Solomon, Evan.
Book
2005
49 available of 53 items

Nate discovers Gramps' attic and a treasure trove the likes of which he's never seen. There's even a real pirate's hook!

Brrr! —Stevenson, James, 1929-2017
Book
1991
3 available of 3 items

When Maryann and Louie complain about the cold and snow, Grandpa tells them about the really cold winter of 1908.

Count me in —Bajaj, Varsha, author.
Book
2019
9 available of 12 items

Told from two viewpoints, sixth-graders Karina and Chris use social media to stand up to racism in Houston, Texas, after an attack puts Karina's Indian American grandfather in the hospital.

The bagel King —Larsen, Andrew, 1960- author.
Book
2018
8 available of 10 items

"Every Sunday in winter, spring, summer and fall - through snow, rain, heat and gloom - Zaida delivers bagels to his neighbors and to his grandson, Eli. Warm, chewy, salty bagels. But their Sunday tradition comes to a ha...

Come what may —Brooke, Lauren.
Book
2001
21 available of 23 items

Rain —Usher, Sam, author.
Book
2017
20 available of 30 items

Sam wants to go out but it's pouring with rain, so he and Grandpa decide to stay inside until the rain stops. Sam drinks hot chocolate and reads his books and dreams of adventures while Grandpa gets on with his important...

Ten rules for living with my sister —Martin, Ann M., 1955-
Book
2011
18 available of 20 items

Nine-year-old Pearl and her popular, thirteen-year-old sister, Lexie, do not get along very well, but when their grandfather moves in and the girls have to share a room, they must find common ground.

Oh, Little Jack —Moore, Inga.
Book
1992
5 available of 6 items

Little Jack Rabbit is frustrated that he is too small to perform the same tasks as the others in his family, until his grandfather comes up with a surprise that is just the right size for him.

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