Grandma Lives In A Perfume Village by Fang SuzhenGrandma Lives In A Perfume Village by Fang Suzhen

Grandma Lives In A Perfume Village

byFang Suzhen

Picture Books | May 1, 2015

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Xiao Le's grandmother lives in a faraway village. A visit with Grandma is always a special event, but this time she is frail. With encouragement from his mom, Xiao Le plays with and helps Grandma. When Grandma dies shortly thereafter, Xiao Le comforts his mom—reminding her that when it rains, Grandma is washing her clothes in the sky . . . and that although the Perfume Village in heaven cannot be reached by train, it can be accessed by the heart. Fang Suzhen’s moving story, with stunning illustrations by Sonja Danowski, is a powerful reminder that love transcends all.
Fang Suzhen is a seasoned children’s author who emerged onto Taiwan’s children’s literary circle in 1975, engaging in and creating children’s poetry, fairy tales and picture books. Through her many years of promoting reading, she has become affectionately
Title:Grandma Lives In A Perfume VillageFormat:Picture BooksDimensions:48 pages, 11 × 9.25 × 0.4 inPublished:May 1, 2015Publisher:NorthSouth BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0735842167

ISBN - 13:9780735842168


Editorial Reviews

"Fang, a beloved Taiwanese author and children's literature advocate, offers a tender look at the time just before a child understands the finality of death."- New York Times Book Review