What Grandmas Do Best What Grandpas Do Best by Laura Numeroff

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Grandmas can do lots of things, like paint with you, take you on a picnic, and teach you how to dance. But what do they do best? The answer is made perfectly clear in this Irresistible celebration of grandparents and the everyday things they do.
Grandpas can do lots of things, like play hide-and-seek, help you build a sand castle, and sing you a lullaby. But what do they do best? The answer is made perfectly clear In this irresistible celebration of grandparents and the everyday things they do.
 

About Laura Numeroff

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Laura Numeroff is the author of the best-selling modern classic If You Give a Mouse a Cookie and the popular What Mommies Do Best and its sequels. She lives in Los Angeles, California. Lynn Munsinger was born in Massachusetts. She has illustrated more than ninety books for children -- bringing Wodney Wat, Tacky the Penguin, a porcupine named Fluffy, the Teeny Tiny Ghost, and Ogden Nash's Custard the Dragon to charming life. Her watercolor illustrations have been praised for their "classic quality" (Publishers Weekly) and "mix of wry humor and affection" (Booklist).
 
Published January 1, 2000 by Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing. 32 pages
Genres: Children's Books.

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With basic, minimal text and appropriate illustrations, Numeroff and Munsinger lead the reader through pretty much the entire puppy repertoire—with a variety of puppy breeds and owners—from kissing and chasing a ball to digging a hole and tracking mud into the house.

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Numeroff’s grandmas and grandpas are lots of fun to be with in this charming flip-flop book—grandmas on one side, grandpas on the other.

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This companion to the immensely likable What Mommies Do Best/ What Daddies Do Best is another two-in-one book: after finishing What Grandmas Do Best, readers can flip the book over to find What

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This lighthearted companion book to What Mommies Do Best/What Daddies Do Best can be flipped over and read from either direction as brother and sister animals playfully engage with one another.

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The team behind What Brothers Do Best/What Sisters Do Best turns its attention to four-legged family members, making it clear that puppies do certain things very well: for example, chasing a ball, learning how to sit, digging holes, and making messes.

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In Laura Numeroff's What Daddies Do Best, an abridged version of the popular What Mommies Do Best/What Daddies Do Best, illus.

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Just in time for Mother's Day, What Mommies Do Best by Laura Numeroff, illus.

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Laura Numeroff's What Grandmas Do Best and What Grandpas Do Best, both illus.

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