Lee & Low
When her maternal grandfather comes from China, Helen, who is biracial, develops a special bond with him despite their age and language differences.
Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Culture/Ethnicity; Language barrier; Biracial; Interracial; Bicultural; different languages; communication barrier; mixed race; biracial child; interracial family; bicultural family; bicultural child
Chinese / White
mother, father, and grandfather
Society of School Librarians International Book Awards, 2001, Honor, Language Arts Picture Book
Books Count! Number Fun for Children, 2012 Ready, Set, Count
Kaleidoscope, A Multicultural Booklist for Grades K-8, Fourth Edition, 2003 Families, Friends, and Community
grandfathers; Chinese Americans; China; language; communication; train
Cheng, Andrea and Zhang, Ange, "Grandfather Counts" (2004). Diverse Families. 396.