When I was a Child by Andy Stanton

Thu 24 October 2019

Often it's Grandpas who excel at telling tall stories, but Grandmas have fantastical stories to share too... and sometimes we all need to be reminded about the beauty in the world.

With Grandparents Day on Sunday, this is a lovely book to share with the whole family, written by Andy Stanton, with captivating illustrations by David Litchfield.  

Andy Stanton is an award-winning author based in London, who is best known for his Mr Gum books. David Litchfield is an award-winning illustrator based in the UK.

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Published by Hodder Children's Books, an imprint of Hachette Children's Group.

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  • Hide & Seek with Grandpa by Ed Allen 
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