Sometimes it's Grandmas and Grandpas, Not Mommies and Daddies
A young girl who lives with her grandparents experiences warmth, love, and closeness, even when she wonders why her parents are not raising her.
Family Relationships; Legal guardianship; grandparents raising grandchild; grandparents raising granddaughter
grandmother and grandfather
Book Award for Best Children's Literature on Aging, 2011, Winner, Primary Reader
parent-separated girls; love; cuddling; cooking; reading; activities; winter
Byrne, Gayle, "Sometimes it's Grandmas and Grandpas, Not Mommies and Daddies" (2009). Diverse Families. 764.