Grandpa Never Lies

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Grandpa Never Lies  
Author Ralph Fletcher
Illustrator Harvey Stevenson
Genre(s) Children's
Publisher Clarion Books
Release date October 2000
Media type Print (Hardcover)
Pages 32
ISBN 978-0395797709
OCLC Number 40305587

Grandpa Never Lies is a children's book written by Ralph Fletcher with pictures drawn by Harvey Stevenson. It was first published in 2000.

Plot summary[change | edit source]

A young girl describes her special bond with her grandfather over four seasons. The Grandfather tells creative stories in answer to her questions. Each story is followed by her saying "And Grandpa never lies, so I know it's so".[1] Then Grandma suddenly dies and the little girl and her grandfather are sad and comfort each other.

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References[change | edit source]

  • Eames, Alicia (November 2000). "Grandpa Never Lies (Book review)". School Library Journal Vol. 46 (Issue 11): p119. ISSN 03628930.
  • Peterson, Lauren (December 15, 2000). "Books For Youth: BOOKS FOR THE YOUNG". Booklist Vol. 97 (Issue 8): p825. ISSN 00067385.

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