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Publisher Comments:

Anna loves Wednesday night when Grandma comes to visit and plans for Dad's birthday. And when Dad's birthday arrives, the best gift of all is The Wednesday Surprise. Full-color illustrations.

Synopsis:

Anna and Grandma are planning a surprise for Dad's birthday. Dad thinks he has received all his presents, but Grandma stands up and gives him the best one of all: she reads aloud the stories that Anna has taught her.

About the Author

'Donald Carrick has illustrated many children\'s books. He lives in Edgartown, Massachusetts.Storytelling and the magic of words have always been important to Eve Bunting. She grew up in Northern Ireland, where storytelling is a tradition, and came to America as a young mother. Eve writes every day and her ideas come from what excites and interests her. She has the unique ability to address contemporary social issues, from homelessness to illiteracy, in a sensitive manner, and at the same time to explore the dynamics of family relationships. Eve Bunting is the author of more than 200 beloved books for young people, from preschoolers to teenagers. Among her many popular picture books for Clarion are THE WALL, FLY AWAY HOME, and TRAIN TO SOMEWHERE. Ms. Bunting lives in Pasadena, California.'

Product Details

ISBN:
9780899197210
ill.:
Carrick, Donald
Author:
Garrick, Donald
Illustrator:
Carrick, Donald
Author:
Carrick, Donald
Author:
Bunting, Eve
Author:
Garrick, Donald
Publisher:
Clarion Books
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Reading
Subject:
Family - Multigenerational
Subject:
Grandparents
Subject:
Grandmothers
Subject:
Reading -- Fiction.
Subject:
Holidays & Festivals - Other - Non-religious
Subject:
Children s-Reference Family and Genealogy
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardback - picture book
Publication Date:
March 1989
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from K up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
8.5 x 9 x 0.13 in 0.78 lb
Age Level:
04-08

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Anna and Grandma are planning a surprise for Dad's birthday. Dad thinks he has received all his presents, but Grandma stands up and gives him the best one of all: she reads aloud the stories that Anna has taught her.
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