More Grandmothers Are Like Snowflakes...No Two Are Alike: A Treasury of Wit, Wisdom, and Heartwarming Observations (Hardcover)

A Treasury of Wit, Wisdom, and Heartwarming Observations

By Janet Lanese

Delacorte Press, 9780385336215, 144pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2002



No one gives comfort, love, and laughter like a grandma can

"Your grandma and your dog will always love you no matter what you do," says Matthew, age ten.

From the mouths of babes and grandmas comes this irresistible sequel to the beloved Grandmothers Are Like Snowflakes. Here is an all-new treasury of wise, witty, and wonderful sayings and advice from veteran grandmas, first-timers, and grandmothers-in-waiting--including such famous names as Sophia Loren, Maya Angelou, and Barbara Bush. Here are hilarious and heartwarming observations, plus wisdom for negotiating the sometimes delicate challenges of grandparenting.

Don't miss . . .

*The secrets of staying young with your grandchildren

*Grandma Jan's gentle but hard-won wisdom

*The fountain of youth--and other things only grandmas know

*What children really think about their grandmothers

And more.

About the Author

Janet Lanese (1936-2011) was the perfect example of a modern grandmother. She combined multiple careers as a real estate broker, a writer for her community newspaper, a cohostess for a local television program, and a contributing editor for over thirty parenting and religious magazines, yet she still found time to enjoy her grandchildren.