Grannies From A to Z
(Abuelas de la A a la Z)
Children and Young Adult / Picture Books
In the magical universe of grannies one can find the tastiest recipes, rollercoasters of memories and the sweetest candies. Dreamy grannies tiptoe to catch dreams while other grannies travel around the world or weave the greatest stories. And there are also witch grannies who want to transform kids into vases. They all have their secrets, their favorite objects and particular smells that distinguish them. What all grandmothers have in common is that they have crossed many days off their calendars, they all know what a report card is and they all have many grandchildren swarming about them, which, makes them worthy of the title “Granny”. There are many grandmothers all around the world. We have all met one, or many, ours or someone else’s. Maybe you’ll think that your grandmother is many grannies at the same time. This has an explanation: you need to know that over the centuries and over infinite genetic mixtures, there are grannies who are the sum of many grandmothers. When you are done studying the twenty-nine kinds of grannies that the experts have classified, you’ll be ready to analyze any granny you wish.