Grandpa Never Lies

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Grandpa Never Lies
AuthorRalph Fletcher
IllustratorHarvey Stevenson
PublisherClarion Books
Publication date
October 2000
Media typePrint (Hardcover)

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 | change 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.

Notes[change | change source]

  1. Fletcher, Ralph J. (2000). Grandpa Never Lies. New York: Clarion Books. pp. p27. ISBN 0-395-79770-5. |pages= has extra text (help)CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

References[change | change source]

  • Eames, Alicia (November 2000). "Grandpa Never Lies (Book review)". School Library Journal. Vol. 46 (Issue 11): p119. ISSN 0362-8930. |volume= has extra text (help); |issue= has extra text (help); |pages= has extra text (help)
  • Peterson, Lauren (December 15, 2000). "Books For Youth: BOOKS FOR THE YOUNG". Booklist. Vol. 97 (Issue 8): p825. ISSN 0006-7385. |volume= has extra text (help); |issue= has extra text (help); |pages= has extra text (help)

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