Ages 3 to 7, Grades P to 2
A picture book celebrating grandmas and all that makes them “magic”, ideal for fans of How to Babysit a Grandma.
“When a child is born, a grandma is born too. Grandmas aren’t like regular grown-ups. Grandmas are filled with magic.”
In this charming picture book tribute to grandmas, a grandma’s magic bursts through the door as soon as she comes to visit and can be seen in every wonderful thing she does: playing, exploring, baking, gardening, and in all the many ways a grandma and grandchild connect.
Filled with adorable scenes featuring a diversity of grandmas and their grandkids, this is a book that will families can enjoy together. Grandmas will love snuggling with their grandchildren as they share their love and “magic” through cuddles, kisses, and many repeat readings.
About the Author
CHARLOTTE OFFSAY was born in England, grew up in Boston, and currently lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two small children. Through her work, Charlotte hopes to make children laugh, to inspire curiosity, and to create a magical world her readers can lose themselves in time and time again. Her debut, The Big Beach Cleanup, will be published by Albert Whitman in spring 2021, followed by How to Return a Monster in fall 2021 from Beaming Books. Learn more about Charlotte’s work at charlotteoffsay.com and follow her on Twitter at @COffsay and on Instagram at @picturebookrecommendations.
ASA GILLAND is the illustrator of the “Welcome To” series of picture books about the US states. Her art has also appeared on stationery, textiles, and home decor. Asa has lived in seven countries and loves to travel near and far with her two sons. Learn more about her work at asagilland.com and follow her on Instagram at @asagilland.
Author Residence: Los Angeles, CA
ASA GILLAND is the illustrator of the "Welcome To" series of picture books about the US states. Her art has also appeared on stationery, textiles, and home decor. Asa has lived in seven countries and loves to travel near and far with her two sons. Learn more about her work at asagilland.com and follow her on Instagram at @asagilland.
Illustrator Residence: Jakarta, Indonesia