In London, England, twelve-year-old Joe discovers that his grandmother is not just physically repulsive and horribly mean, she is also involved in an evil plot against him, but the adults around them fail to see behind her mask.
A hilarious and moving story of old age, adventure, stolen jewels and swimming the Thames, from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children’s author in the country.
Good Granny Bad Granny
This mischievous gift book celebrates grandmothers who, to their families' absolute delight or utter dismay, love to spoil their grandchildren rotten. Each spread features two illustrated scenarios: on the left, a good granny (enforcing 6:00 PM bath time), and on the right, a bad granny (letting the kiddies run through the sprinkler instead). It's the perfect present for grandmas gone bad (or, okay, good) and the families that adore them.
In laws Outlaws and Granny Flats
Explains how to turn the extra space in one's home into a separate living quarters in order to house a relative or to rent out to a boarder to earn extra money, in a book with 275 full-color photos and 50 drawings. By the author of Renovation: A Complete Guide. Original.
Granny s Sari
Granny S Favourite Sari Has Been Blown Away By The Wind. As They Go Looking For It, Granny And Anu Meet Many Persons Who Have Used The Sari To Their Advantage.
Granny Square Love
Color your world with granny squares! The granny square is a classic crochet motif that has graced innumerable afghans. In Granny Square Love author Sarah London breathes new life into this tried-and-true favorite by taking this motif out of the afghan so that you can use it throughout your home or make a quick gift for any occasion. Flip through Granny Square Love and find: Clear, simple crochet instructions. Even if you've never held a crochet hook before, the step-by-step instructions in Chapter One will quickly teach you the skills to crochet to your heart's content. 25 bright, beautiful projects for every room of the house. Try a traditional project like a potholder for your kitchen or a comfy cushion for your sofa or bed. If you're feeling bold, make a headboard for your bed, a Christmas stocking for your mantel or a handy pocket for your favorite apron! Expert tips from Sarah on color and design. Let the color discussion accompanying each project encourage you to go forth boldly to experiment and ignite your work with color! Let Sarah London share her love of granny squares with you and transform your home into a colorful crochet dream.
Getting Granny s Glasses
Mani’s Granny is seventy and can barely see through her old, scratched glasses. With only a hundred and fifty rupees in their pocket and a thirst for adventure, Mani and Granny set off to buy a new pair. On the way, they get drenched in rain, run into mules and encounter a terrible landslide. Will Granny ever be able to reach the town and get herself a new pair of glasses? This beautifully illustrated edition brings alive the magical charm of one of Ruskin Bond’s most unforgettable tales.
Granny Ting Ting
Nine-year-old Michael is coming from London to Trinidad to visit his grandmother, who is recovering from a difficult operation, and his ten-year-old cousin, Shayla. A fierce rivalry develops between the two children and everything becomes a competition - who can eat the hottest food, climb the tallest tree, tell the spookiest story. Michael wins each time and Shayla confesses to her mum that she feels Michael's life is much more exciting than hers in Arouca. She thought she was special, but everything she can do, Michael can do so much better. Luckily Shayla's mum has a plan that will make Shayla realise her own good qualities, and for cheering up her poor old granny in the process... Granny Ting Ting is a contemporary story set in Trinidad.
Granny Quilt Decor
Step back into a world of ...simple pleasures ...light, bright colors and designs ...handmade treasures This is the world of Granny Quilt Decor. Darlene Zimmerman once again whisks us back to 1930s and the colorful Granny Quilts of that era. On this trip, Darlene expands on her vintage quilt designs to bring us a variety of projects for today's home. Both old and new fans of Darlene's Granny Quilts will be inspired to create: Table runners Pillows Wall quilts Doll quilts Curtains Pincushions And, of course, quilts Beautiful photography, as well as full-sized patterns and step-by-step illustrations, will encourage bath novices and experts alike to recreate these 29 charming designs from the past for use in today's modern home.
Granny sends Jake postcards from a range of interesting places throughout the world including the jungle, mountains and the desert. Introduces children to reading text in a postcard format. Includes notes for parents and teachers. Suggested level: junior.