With its beautiful imagery and vibrant illustrations Grandmother, Have the Angels Come? celebrates the relationship between old and young, while touching on the subject of aging in a subtle, lyrical manner.
Ages 3-7, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
ISBN-13: 978-0316106634 (Hardcover)
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The affection that pours from the pages is strong and believable.- Publishers Weekly
Vega…manages to convey an acceptance of a stage in life that many Americans are loathe to embrace…Lyrical and warm…- School Library Journal
The topic of aging can be difficult to explain to a young child but is discussed here with sensitivity and great tenderness. The illustrations create a visual experience with the use of bold vibrant colors swirling across the pages. …This is a joyful book that reaffirms the beauty in living a long life and the love between generations.- Judge for CAL Awards
Combining the wisdom of age with the curiosity of youth, this book is a delight. Beautifully illustrated with scenes celebrating nature — the sun, butterflies, clouds, wind, orchards of fruit — the pages vibrantly excite the imagination, pulling the reader into cosmic mysteries unspoken.”- Newsvine
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