Grandad's Camper (Hardback)
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Grandad's Camper (Hardback)

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Hardback 32 Pages / Published: 06/05/2021
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Celebrate love in all its forms, as Grandad tells his granddaughter about the adventures he used to have with Gramps. 'A colour-flooded riot of memory... a poignant sense of intergenerational love and grief made manageable makes this beautiful debut stand out' GUARDIAN 'A glowingly colourful journey of remembered joy, managed grief and renewed delight in living' TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT Grandad's camper van is hidden away in the garage - now Gramps isn't around any more, the adventures they shared travelling in it just wouldn't be the same. As she listens to his wonderful stories, Grandad's granddaughter has an idea to cheer him up... A perfect story for Grandad on Father's Day.

Publisher: Andersen Press Ltd
ISBN: 9781783449835
Number of pages: 32
Weight: 400 g
Dimensions: 290 x 250 x 5 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
"a colour-flooded riot of memory... a poignant sense of intergenerational love and grief made manageable makes this beautiful debut stand out" * Guardian *
"A glowingly colourful journey of remembered joy, managed grief and renewed delight in living... their balance of spacious expanse and intricate detail, are warming as a woodstove, evoking the sense of a whole shared life" * TLS *
"This picture book, in which a girl helps her grandfather embrace life again following the death of Gramps, may well aid young readers in understanding others' grief" -- Nell Baram * Shelf Awareness *
"This book deserves pride of place on any bookshelf, be it in a library, school, or home... as warm and friendly as a kind grandparent" * Kirkus Reviews *
"This poignant tale acknowledges the sadness of losing a loved one, but also celebrates the pleasure of remembering those who have touched our lives. The illustrations are full of warmth, colour and joy, beautifully echoing the excitement of discovery and adventure" * BookTrust *

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“Exquisitely illustrated, beautiful story”

This book ticks basically all the boxes for me! I absolutely adore it and am very excited to have matching artwork to proudly display when we move house!

Immediately on opening the book you are greeted with the most... More

Hardback edition
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“Beautiful art and wonderful story”

Such a sweet endearing story, full of beautiful, detailed artwork. I love it so much! Thoroughly recommend if you have children, or just love beautiful books!

Hardback edition
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“Grandad's Camper is such a wonderful book!”

Grandad's Camper is such a wonderful, textural book with a really special story about love, nostalgia & memories old and new. An outstanding author-illustrator debut by Harry Woodgate.

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