A Little Something

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Overview

This seemingly simple 32-page storybook has touched the hearts of children and adults across the country. It's also part of the Across Generations program of the Legacy Project at legacyproject.org, a national education initiative. After A Little Something has inspired you, get free online ideas and activities at legacyproject.org to bring the generations in your family closer together. There are Then & Now fill-in sheets, family tree charts, family history and life story tips, Greatest Grandparent/Grandchild...

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Overview

This seemingly simple 32-page storybook has touched the hearts of children and adults across the country. It's also part of the Across Generations program of the Legacy Project at legacyproject.org, a national education initiative. After A Little Something has inspired you, get free online ideas and activities at legacyproject.org to bring the generations in your family closer together. There are Then & Now fill-in sheets, family tree charts, family history and life story tips, Greatest Grandparent/Grandchild certificates, and more. There's also a planning guide for a school Grandparents Day event.

A Little Something has won six national awards:

• American Bookseller "Pick of the Lists"
• Benjamin Franklin Award "Best Children's Book"
• Parents' Choice Recommended
• Parent Council "Outstanding" Selection
• Children's Book Center "Our Choice"
• Joan Fassler Book Award for an Outstanding Contribution to Family

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Editorial Reviews

Booklist
Shows how love can live on... A nice story for sharing.
Kalamazoo Gazette
A touching story about treasured memories, it hits a common chord about love and life.
Portland Family Magazine
Surpasses the definition of a "children's book"... A life-affirming, soul-satisfying story that speaks to all ages.
The Midwest Book Review
An extraordinary book that will inspire young and old.
The Readers Showcase
A gift from the heart to share with everyone you love — your mother, grandmother, child, grandchild.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781896232065
  • Publisher: Communication Project, The
  • Publication date: 3/28/2008
  • Pages: 32
  • Sales rank: 635,304
  • Age range: 4 - 8 Years
  • Product dimensions: 8.36 (w) x 9.76 (h) x 0.38 (d)

Meet the Author

Susan Bosak

Susan V. Bosak is a bestselling author, educator, and National Chair of the Legacy Project. She has written several books, including How to Build the Grandma Connection, Science Is..., and Dream which is illustrated by 15 top children's illustrators and has won 11 national awards.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 28, 2012

    highly recommend

    I used this book for Grandparent's Day at my school. I hope they enjoyed the story as much as I enjoyed reading it. It was well written and really expresses the important virtues that grandparents pass on to their grandchildren.

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