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Grandad's Camper - Cover
Grandad's Camper
Harry Woodgate, Little Bee Books 2021
A young child (of unstated gender) visits Granddad and asks him to tell stories about his and Gramps travels in their camper. Granddad has been sad since Gramps died, but he loves talking about their adventures together in their "little home on wheels". A rare love story about elders, about a cross-racial gay relationship, about a child helping an adult - and about the joys of travel. Plus, beautiful illustrations!

Ages: Play Years (2-4), Transition (4-5), Young School Age (5-8)
Languages: English
Book Types: Story Book
Identity Groups: Gay/Lesbian, Elders, African American, Bi-Racial, White/Euro-American
Special Topics: Death, Travel
Strands: Knowledge of Self & Connection to Others