Dimensions: 40 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.5 in
Published: August 17, 2012
Publisher: Atheneum Books For Young Readers
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1416908110
ISBN - 13: 9781416908111
About the Book
I have a grumpy grandpa!
(Shhhhh! Don't tell HIM that!)
A truly loveable and undeniably grumpy book to share with a
grandpa, or anyone who's ever felt...grumpy!
From the Publisher
Jack has a grumpy grandpa, and he calls him that, even though he's
not supposed to. But it's true. Grandpa is grumpy-and a little
scary, too. He has hair where other people do not have hair, and
his teeth don't stay in his mouth. You'd have to be crazy to live
with Grandpa . . . or as brave as a lion tamer, like Jack's aunt
and uncle. But the truth is, Grandpa didn't always have hair and
teeth in weird places. In fact, Grandpa wasn't even always grumpy.
A book that closes the generation gap one little bit, Grumpy
Grandpa captures childhood and grandpa-hood with humor, hyperbole,
About the Author
Heather Henson is also the author of the picture books That Book
Woman and Angel Coming and two young-adult novels, Here's How I See
It- Here's How It Is and Making the Run. A former editor, she lives
in Kentucky. Ross MacDonald has illustrated several picture books,
including Bye-bye Crib by Alison McGhee and Hey Batta Batta Swing!:
The Wild Old Days of Baseball by Sally Cook and James Charlton. His
illustrations have appeared in the New Yorker and Vanity Fair. He
lives in Connecticut. Visit his website at Ross-MacDonald.com.