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Old Grandfather's Parrot By D. B. Clark
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Gentle grows up trying to follow his grandfather's wise ways, and in spite of having to fight wars, avoid killing people. He succeeds because his grandfather's ever present parrot inspires him to... More > become all his grandfather wanted him to be.< Less
The Story of the Three Wise Scotsmen By John Shackleton
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It's Christmas. The young boy is upset because he hasn't been able to find his mother a present. The grandfather offers to tell him a story to take his mind off it. Not many people know that Jesus... More > was born in Scotland.......< Less
The Story of the Three Wise Scotsmen By John Shackleton
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It's Christmas. The young boy is upset because he hasn't been able to find his mother a present. The grandfather offers to tell him a story to take his mind off it. Not many people know that Jesus... More > was born in Scotland.......< Less
THE BIG BLUE By Mary Albanese
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A boy learns from his wise grandfather that to love nature is to care for it. Told through the bonds of family love, THE BIG BLUE can be enjoyed by children and shared with parents and grandparents... More > to warm the hearts of every generation.< Less
My Computer Journal of Family Dining By Lynn Veach Sadler
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All smart and looking-to-be-smart kids and all parents, grandparents and teachers need to read My Computer Journal of Family Dining. In this tragi-comic novel, teenager Zy Slayter, via technology,... More > struggles with 11 SEPTEMBER 2001 and his “drugger” father. His mainstays are his “ancient,” wise-droll, hip/hep grandfather, with whom he works on The Great Mystery of the World; his Black friend Doak; and another omnipresent but secret constant. Along the way, we get tragic race relations, Blues and theremin music, Trolls and football as play and computer game, a new “Boo Radley,” a Miss North Carolina candidate “sunk” by a chicken costume. . . . “[Y]ou cannot, finally, live life on the computer or in the virtual world. The real world feeds great parts of you, too. Nor can you, finally, bow down before evil and calamity. The spirit rebounds. There will come a morning when you step out into sunshine, and the spirit can do nothing less.”< Less
The Giving Grandpa By John Nichols
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“Grandpa’s gifts to me were not things I could hold in my hands... His gifts were memories that live in my heart…” In this entertaining book, John W. Nichols shares stories... More > about his grandfather and the lessons learned from walking beside this wise man. Chapters include: Grandpa’s Family Grandpa’s Road Grandpa’s True Love Grandpa’s Outhouse Grandpa’s Ingenuity Grandpa’s Treasures Grandpa’s Education Grandpa’s Whirligigs Grandpa’s Dogs Grandpa’s Cellar Grandpa’s Hunting School Grandpa’s Faith Grandpa’s Desk Grandpa’s Address book Grandpa’s Favorite Grandson< Less
The Seeds He Planted, The Story of an Iowa Farmer and his Grandson By Michael Mitchell
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This work contains an account of shared summer experiences on a farm in Iowa between my Grandfather and me. Those experiences are mostly presented in italics and are remembered during a flight in... More > which I scattered my grandfather’s ashes over his beloved farm. I started out this work with the intent to simply record these experiences and discovered that they were actually seeds that grew into some of my mindsets and perspectives, key characteristics and attributes, and values and priorities. It is not my intention to stand on a soapbox in each chapter, but to present what and how the seeds planted by a wise grandfather in the mind and heart of a grandchild grew into fruit laden trees in later years—in many cases, long after the grandfather had passed away. This book is really a celebration of grandparents and highlights the important role they play in the developmental lives of grandchildren.< Less
The Noetica Project By Scott A Burke & Sarah Peterson
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A semi-fictional conversation between a possible teenaged-messiah and her wise and wise-cracking trucker grandfather as they travel roads - physical & metaphysical - in search of a place to... More > create a Consciousness Tribe, and find her father.< Less
The Messiah of the Empire By Klaudio Zic
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Osiris. 1999 OX3 may imply street-wise self-made ruler, therefore beloved by the common folk, not unlike George Bush, who was in theory grandfathered by Crowley.
Grandpa Henry & The Mystery of the Rock By Annie Shurina
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The author, a former NYC police officer, designed the GRANDPA HENRY books around a 'wise elder' character who assists children in making their highest and best choices. In THE MYSTERY OF THE ROCK,... More > Grandpa Henry encounters bickering siblings and has them exchange sneakers in order to fully experience "walking in the other guy's shoes". The sage grandfather encourages them to investigate the other's point of view with astounding results. This book has been read to over 2000 Florida schoolchildren since its creation in 1998. It is recommended for children 8-12 and comes with footnoted definitions for the higher level words. A curriculum guide and hard cover version will be available shortly. Also recommended; GRANDPA HENRY & THE DAY THE BABIES WERE BORN, a delightful, rhyming bedtime story for younger children. Please tell us what you liked about the stories here at LULU and by visiting WWW.GRANDPAHENRY.COM< Less

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