My Grandma and Me
My Grandma and Me
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My Grandma and Me

Written by Mina Javaherbin & illustrated by Lindsey Yankey
Published by Candlewick Press
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In a true tale of a young girl in Iran and her grandmother, this beautiful ode to family celebrates small moments of love that become lifelong memories. In this big universe full of many moons, I have traveled and seen many wonders, but I have never loved anything or anyone the way I love my grandma. While Mina is growing up in Iran, the center of her world is her grandmother. Whether visiting friends next door, going to the mosque for midnight prayers during Ramadan, or taking an imaginary trip around the planets, Mina and her grandma are never far apart. At once deeply personal and utterly universal, Mina Javaherbin’s words make up a love letter of the rarest sort: the kind that shares a bit of its warmth with every reader. Soft, colorful, and full of intricate patterns, Lindsey Yankey’s illustrations feel like a personal invitation into the coziest home, and the adoration between Mina and her grandma is evident on every page.

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Book Details

ISBN
9780763694944
Publication Date
August 13, 2019
Reading Age
4 - 8 years
Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
2018962890
ASIN/ISBN 10
0763694940

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