Through Grandpa's Eyes (Library Binding)

By Patricia MacLachlan, Deborah Kogan Ray (Illustrator)

HarperCollins, 9780060240431, 40pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 1980

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (6/29/1983)
Prebound (6/1/1983)

List Price: 17.89*
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John's Grandpa is blind. But Grandpa has his own way of seeing. And for John this makes a day spent with Grandpa an adventure -- of new sounds and smells and ways of doing everyday things.

About the Author

Patricia MacLachlan is the celebrated author of many timeless novels for young readers, including Newbery Medal winner Sarah, Plain and Tall; Word After Word After Word; Kindred Souls; The Truth of Me; The Poet’s Dog; and My Father’s Words. She is also the author of countless beloved picture books, a number of which she cowrote with her daughter, Emily. She lives in Williamsburg, Massachusetts.

Deborah Kogan Ray has illustrated many books for children. She lives in Philadelphia, PA.

Praise For Through Grandpa's Eyes

“The story stands as a warm picture of old-young bonding and simple family sharing.”
— ALABooklist

“Patricia MacLachlan has created a finely tuned melody of love in her exquisite picture book.”
— The Family Journal