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“Some grannies have thin legs, fat knees, friendly smiles or big soft laps. Our granny has a wobbly bottom …” …and there are grannies who play tennis, who give you big sloppy kisses, or who go to university; grannies who drive trucks or work in offices or play in bands. Every one of them is different, and every one is special – particularly yours. This delightful book is a must for everyone with a granny in the family.
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This million-copy bestseller in hardcover spent three months on the “New York Times” bestseller list. When Granny Dan dies, all that remains is a box containing an old pair of satin toe shoes, a gold locket, and a stack of letters. Her legacy is waiting to be discovered by the granddaughter who loved her but never really knew her. Author Web site.
Free Delivery Worldwide : The Granny Square Book, Second Edition : Paperback : Rockport Publishers Inc. : 9781589239487 : 1589239482 : 01 May 2017 : Since it was first published in 2011, The Granny Square Book has instructed and inspired more than 70,000 crocheters to make and create beautiful, stylish projects with these classic motifs. Now designer and author Margaret Hubert has updated her bestselling and beloved book to include 25 additional crochet squares (for a total of 100!) and 25 all-new projects to make, wear, and give. Margaret shows the evolution of the granny square, how it can be used and interpreted in different ways with different...
Fly away with Granny as she takes a magic carpet ride around the world, collecting a steadily increasing number of souvenirs from each exotic location! This rhyming story will take young readers on an adventure to different countries while teaching them to count along the way.
Free Delivery Worldwide : Granny's Book of Wordsearch : Paperback : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform : 9781508802488 : 1508802483 : 09 Mar 2015 : Welcome to your book of 100 brilliant wordsearch puzzles, Granny!Packed with a great mix of hidden word puzzles in a wide range of subjects, this book is sure to keep you entertained for hours. Whether youre looking for a less challenging puzzle to wind down with, or you are wanting to really work your brain and tackle the more difficult grids, theres definitely something to keep you busy here. If you get stuck along the way or need a little inspiration, turn towards the back of the book where...
A celebration of grandparents and the special role they play in family life from the author of international bestseller, Giraffes Can’t Dance.The joy of spending a fun-filled day with granny is explored with true-to-life humour and warm, cheerful pictures. The perfect present for every family – on Grandparent’s Day, or indeed at any time of the year! – this book will delight time and time again. Giles Andreae, whose rhyming text perfectly captures the joyful exuberance of young children, and the award-winning Emma Dodd, whose cheerful colours and irrepressible illustrations delight children and their parents everywhere.
Free Delivery Worldwide : My Granny's Great Escape : Paperback : Penguin Books Ltd : 9780141322414 : 0141322411 : 04 Jan 2007 : Nicholas' granny has fallen in love - with the elderly Hell's Angel next door! Nicholas' dad isn't happy about it - but Granny won't let him get in the way. She has a few tricks up her sleeve... and Granny on a motorbike could be a very dangerous thing.
“From the intimacy of one family to the rich diversity of all kinds of people, this exuberant picture book celebrates grandmothers, and it does so without earnest messages or reverential role models . . . Grannies can be glamorous, cuddly, vain, or outrageous. . . . This is what family values is all about.” — Booklist, starred review
DON’T hide an elephant in Granny’s bed. DON’T send Granny up to the moon in a rocket, or wear her pants onyour head, or give her squashed jelly beans on toast for breakfast.But do… dance with Granny, listen to Granny’s stories, hug her and love her lots. She loves you!
Free Delivery Worldwide : The Granny Project : Paperback : Random House Children's Publishers UK : 9780552554381 : 0552554383 : 25 Jul 2006 : Are you two thinking of putting Granny into a Home?''Thinking is finished,' Natasha told him. She's a bit of a dotty old lady - sometimes demanding, often annoying - but as much a part of their lives as their shambly house or the whirring of the washing machine. They begin 'The Granny Project', with immediate and sensational results . .
The hilarious follow-up to 15 Things Not to Do with a Baby has all the warmth and humour of its predecessor, focusing on the relationship between children and their granny.DON’T hide an elephant in Granny’s bed. DON’T send Granny up to the moon in a rocket, or wear her pants onyour head, or give her squashed jelly beans on toast for breakfast.But do… dance with Granny, listen to Granny’s stories, hug her and love her lots. She loves you!
Free Delivery Worldwide : Our Granny : Paperback : HOUGHTON MIFFLIN : 9780395883952 : 0395883954 : 30 Mar 1998 : Two children compare their granny with others. Some grannies have thin legs, fat knees, crinkly eyes, or big soft laps. Their granny has a wobbly bottom and wears an old red sweater that was grandpa's. She has a style all her own--and to the children who love her, this granny is perfect. Full of warmth and good humor. Full color.
Crochet up to 30 creative, fun bags, starting from just 10 granny squares!The granny square is the crocheter’s foundation for countless projects and is unparalleled for its portability, versatility, and endless variety. With The Granny Square Book, Margaret Hubert showed how the humble granny makes the transition from tried-and-true blankets to all kinds of fashionable garments and accessories.Now, using only 10 granny squares selected from The Granny Square Book and Granny Square Flowers, Margaret shows how you can crochet 30 completely different bags. Each square is used three times with different yarns, color schemes, motif arrangements, and finishing treatments to create a wide assortment of handbags, totes, and carriers.You’ll be amazed at the versatility of these squares! From retro shoulder bags to contemporary messenger bags, there are styles to suit every purpose and design preference. 10 Granny Squares 30 Bags will keep you crocheting bags for everyone and every reason for years to come.
Free Delivery Worldwide : Granny Square Love : Paperback : F&W Publications Inc : 9781440312946 : 144031294X : 30 Sep 2011 : Granny squares are a perennial crochet classic. This book revitalizes them with inspiring colours and fresh, fun and stylish new uses for all around the home. It presents the home decor projects that treat various rooms in the house, with traditional pillows and blankets for the bedroom to more unusual items such as - bath mats for the bathroom.
Brighten up your home and your wardrobe with this fabulously colourful, creative craft. Simple granny squares and shapes are quick to make and offer a wealth of design potential. These small, crocheted designs can be made in a huge variety of patterns and colour ways that become the building blocks for an array of projects. Beginners to crochet need not worry – granny squares are quick, easy and amazingly versatile. All the crochet stitches and techniques are presented in a clear and easy-to-follow style. Projects are easy enough for beginners but intermediate and advanced crocheters will also be inspired by these strikingly original designs. Projects include: Decorative Stool Cover, Cotton Summer Slippers, Vintage-look Beret, Daisy Top, Giant Floor Cushion, Heart Bunting.
Free Delivery Worldwide : Granny Square Flowers : Paperback : Rockport Publishers Inc. : 9781589237803 : 1589237803 : 01 Nov 2013 : Following the continuing success of The Granny Square Book, Margaret Hubert presents 50 all-new granny squares with a botanical theme and demonstrates their versatility with 15 new projects.
An endearing and heartwarming story about a little girl’s summer holiday in Edinburgh with her grandma.Ellie usually goes to see Yiayia, her Greek grandma, for the summer holidays, but this year Yiayia can’t have her. Instead Ellie will have to stay with Granny Mac in Edinburgh. Ellie had been looking forward to swimming in the sea, and seeing octopuses, and feeling silver fish between her toes. She isn’t so sure about summer in Scotland – doesn’t it always rain there? But Ellie is pleasantly surprised to discover that there’s lots to do with Granny Mac, and when she tells Yiayia all about it on the phone she realizes that when you have two grannies you get the best of both worlds!
Another hilarious and moving novel from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children’s author in the country. A story of prejudice and acceptance, funny lists and silly words, this new book has all the hallmarks of David’s previous bestsellers. Our hero Ben is bored beyond belief after he is made to stay at his grandma’s house. She’s the boringest grandma ever: all she wants to do is to play Scrabble, and eat cabbage soup. But there are two things Ben doesn’t know about his grandma. 1) She was once an international jewel thief. 2) All her life, she has been plotting to steal the Crown Jewels, and now she needs Ben’s help…
Free Delivery Worldwide : The Big Book of Granny Squares : Spiral bound : Interweave Press : 9781620337110 : 1620337118 : 16 Dec 2014 : The biggest collection of crochet motifs. Period. Crocheters can never get enough of granny squares--the cheerful, colorful motifs that are the basis of countless afghans, pillows, and baby blankets. The Big Book of Granny Squares is just that--the most comprehensive collection to date. Readers will enjoy 365 unique squares with swatches and step-by-step written instructions for each granny square pattern. A lay-flat binding makes it easy for readers to check the crochet pattern while they work...
Free Delivery Worldwide : Good Granny/Bad Granny : Hardback : CHRONICLE BOOKS : 9780811855921 : 0811855929 : 12 Sep 2007 : 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, and on the right, a bad granny.
Join Peppa Pig and her brother George in this delightful storybook all about their Granny.Peppa and George’s granny is very good at many things, from playing games to gardening. Peppa and George love their granny very much and this funny storybook is perfect for sharing with grannies everywhere. Ladybird have a variety of fun and educational Peppa Pig books including: George’s New Dinosaur, Peppa Pig: My Mummy and many more!
Free Delivery Worldwide : Granny : Paperback : Walker Books Ltd : 9781406361674 : 1406361674 : 05 Mar 2015 : A wickedly funny tale about the granny from Hell by the creator of Alex Rider.
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