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Grandma's Tiny House: A Counting Story! #2020

Grandma s Tiny House A Counting Story This sweet rhyming counting book introduces young readers to numbers one through fteen as Grandma s family and friends ll her tiny house on Brown Street Neighbors aunts uncles nieces nephews and

  • Title: Grandma's Tiny House: A Counting Story!
  • Author: Janay Brown-Wood Priscilla Burris
  • ISBN: 9781580897129
  • Page: 253
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Grandma's Tiny House: A Counting Story! By Janay Brown-Wood Priscilla Burris, This sweet, rhyming counting book introduces young readers to numbers one through fteen as Grandma s family and friends ll her tiny house on Brown Street Neighbors, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and grandkids crowd into the house and pile it high with treats for a family feast.But when the walls begin to bulge and no body has space enough to eat, one clever grandchildThis sweet, rhyming counting book introduces young readers to numbers one through fteen as Grandma s family and friends ll her tiny house on Brown Street Neighbors, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and grandkids crowd into the house and pile it high with treats for a family feast.But when the walls begin to bulge and no body has space enough to eat, one clever grandchild knows exactly what to do.Where there s a will there s a way when families grow and come together A warmhearted tribute to the messy joys of a big, impromptu gathering Publisher s Weekly STARRED review A fine addition to book collections about families, food, counting, and joyous gatherings The Horn Book This counting story will have repeated readings during the holidays and all year round School Library Journal Grandma s lucky to have all these family members, and young readers are even luckier to be invited to this wonderful family gathering Kirkus ReviewsChicago Public Library s 2017 Best of the Best Books selection

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    1. This is so much than a counting book It is a celebration of family, friends, food, and life s riches that you simply can t quantify Grandma s house in this book might be tiny, but it is giant in love.

    2. I LOVED the illustrations This was a fun book to count things with my 2 year old We both liked trying to find the cat and dog on every page I hollered when I think it was the uncles came to the house with greens and hamhocks, I yelled THESE MY PEOPLE Beautiful book.

    3. Adorable premise, very cute illustrations and it made me very hungry and it also made me wish for a big picnic in my grandma s backyard

    4. Grandma is getting ready for a party With two turkeys already baked, the neighbors start to show up Three of them bring four dishes to pass Five family members come with six dozen biscuits and jam The counting continues through the story with lemonade, cheesecakes, sweet potato pies, and honeydew melons being brought by and people When the party starts, the house is too full for people to move One little granddaughter has the solution and the party moves outside to the big backyard While this [...]

    5. Everyone is coming to grandma s house for a meal but will her tiny house hold everyone and the food they bring Cute counting story about families and meals and making room for all Would be good for a food thanksgiving theme not directly called a thanksgiving feast in story but two turkeys are cooking Really liked this one

    6. Brown Wood, JaNay Grandma s Tiny House, PICTURE BOOK Charlesbridge, 2017 16.99 As Grandma s family has grown, her small house has stayed the same size With family and friends coming over for dinner, will they all fit inside Eventually the house bulges so big with food and people that one cute granddaughter suggests that dinner should be served outside to solve their problem Each group of visitors is counted up starting with one to fifteen They all bring a dish to eat as well This is a great coun [...]

    7. A grandmother welcomes her family, friends, and neighbors into her home for a wonderful feast, and everyone brings food to share Cheerful rhymes mark the arrival of different guests THREE neighbors knock on the brown wooden door, with FOUR pots of hot greens and ham hocks galore As folks arrive, the house quickly fills Where is everyone going to go Aunties, cousins, grandkids it s quite a houseful This counting story is firmly set in an African American home with specific details, a joyful comm [...]

    8. This is the kind of book you can read aloud to a preschool age child over and over again Each time the child may notice something different in the delightful illustrations This would also be a good mentor text for writing a story together and, with children just a bit older, illustrating and or writing a story of their own about family, food, gatherings, celebrations There are so many other possibilities playing with rhyming language, counting, noticing details in the illustrations that are not [...]

    9. Much like Feast for 10, this book tells the story of many people coming together at Grandma s house for a large dinner Counting to 15, friends, uncles, aunts, nieces, and nephews all bring delicious food to share, including turkeys, collard greens, honeydew melons, and sweet potato pies Readers can almost smell the aromas wafting from the colorful pages A diverse set of characters share in this delicious feast that happens in Grandma s tiny house in the city.

    10. Cuuuuuuuute In this story, Grandma s house is the setting for a big family get together, but how can they all possibly fit in her tiny little house Through counting and rhyming text, the story unfolds with and family showing up and bringing food to Grandma s house, that by the end, they are squeezed in so tight, the littlest granddaughter has to come up with a plan.

    11. Chicago Public Library Best Picture Books of 2017 I thought it was OK, but rhyming seemed forced, illustrations didn t do it for me, and foods seemed stereotyped Maybe the problem was the story to me felt set in an eastern city and it wasn t until I read the jacket that I realized both the author and Illustrator were from CA.

    12. A small format book with a big story inside Grandma s family is coming over, and they pack her house full of nieces and nephews, aunts and uncles, cousins and grandkids, and lots and lots of food They re just not sure everyone will fit

    13. This is a wonderful book about family, counting, and celebrating together I love how the illustrations capture the mood of each scene This is a favorite and a MUST ADD to your children s book collection.

    14. Such a sweet book about the love of family, friends and neighbors and LOTS of good food I recommend it to anyone who s looking for a fun counting book and a great story It s just full of the greatest blessing in life.family This quick read will make your day

    15. diverse picture book toddler preschool, counting Book prominently features diverse characters Yes, an African American grandmother and her very large family, plus a few ethnically diverse friends Book would work for a preschooler storytime a bit long for the wiggly toddlers, would work better with preschoolers There are only a couple lines per page and the pictures are large and countable, if you want to add in some interactiveness Works well with the counting theme yes, with a story that provid [...]

    16. A rhyming counting book in which friends and family in large numbers are gathering for dinner at Grandma s house There s plenty of food, but not enough room so they move their dinner outside instead.Fun read aloud with digital artwork PreK 2.

    17. Granma s tiny house is too small to fit all of her family for dinner What are they going to do This works as a great counting, family and food book I love the illustrations with the crayon soft edges This would be fantastic for a toddler or preschool read aloud.

    18. This is a simple counting book that celebrates the joy of family as one very large family attempts to have dinner in one very small house How will everyone fit Luckily, one clever kid saves the day.Veg n Parents Note Although plant based foods like honeydew and sweet potatoes get their own pages, roast turkeys and ham hocks are also name checked in this counting story.

    19. Really cute book It s a rhyming story with counting in it It s clever the way it was written and the illustrations are nice too, very colorful and full of life.

    20. Everyone is coming to grandma s for a celebration Can they all fit Super cute preschool and up I lvoe the joy and ending.

    21. Food, family, fun and festive describe this book about gathering for a feast with counting thrown in to boot A book to be enjoyed by all.

    22. Love this book Kind of reminds me of my own family gatherings where Grandma s house would be busting at the seems, but everyone is laughing and having fun It is a counting book, but really it s just a fun family having a huge party book Would be a fun Thanksgiving storytime book.

    23. Fantastic use of a unique American cultural experience, especially one that may not be well known to many readers outside of its particular cultural context, to illustrate numbers and counting.

    24. A family brings dinner and finds Grandma s tiny house is a squeeze, but they figure out a way to make dinner happen by expanding to the yard A great Thanksgiving choice

    25. A counting book that celebrates large families, celebrations, food, friends and neighbors that have become family, and always being able to find room for everyone, no matter how tiny the house.

    26. The family is expanding and one little girls worries there just won t be enough room in her grandma s tiny home The solution is practical and perfect and kids can also practice counting to 15.

    27. Such a cute story in rhyme about family coming together at Grandma s And in addition to that, it s a concept book about counting Adorable illustrations, too Thumbs up

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