Still My Grandma by Veroni Van den Abeele
  

Still My Grandma

Written by Veroni Van den Abeele
Illustrated by Claude K. Dubois

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Synopsis

Still My Grandma by Veroni Van den Abeele

The realities of Alzheimer's disease are gently introduced in this story for young readers about the special relationship between a girl and her grandmother. Camille and Grandma have sleepovers, bake cupcakes, giggle at old photographs, and go shopping together. But one day Grandma forgets Camille's name. Then she can't remember where to put her shoes. Camille learns that her grandma has Alzheimer's disease, which is what makes her do strange things. And even though Grandma has to move out of her house and rely on nurses to care for her, Camille finds creative ways to maintain their friendship. Sensitive illustrations emphasize the story's theme of unconditional love.

About the Author

Veronique Van den Abeele is a translator, teacher, and writer. She wrote this book, her first published work for children, after her own grandmother developed Alzheimer's disease.IllustratorClaude K Dubois has written or illustrated more than thirty books for children. She lives in Belgium, where she works as an illustration professional in the St Luc Institute.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
28 pages

Author

Veroni Van den Abeele
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Publisher

William B Eerdmans Publishing Co

Publication date

26th September 2007

ISBN

9780802853233


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