A 2019 Schneider Family Award Honor Book
Fall 2018 Kids’ Indie Next List 
2018 Chicago Public Library Best of the Best Picture Book
"James and Grandpa's shared heritage and stories of their loving family shine. What is clear is that their memories matter—to them and ultimately to readers. A moving and meaningful way to talk about a situation many families will face." - Kirkus, *starred review*

"Oliveros never sugarcoats the difficulties of dementia, but young listeners are most likely to note this mixed-race family’s gracious understanding of Grandpa’s troubles, as well as the joy they take in retelling his tales." — Booklist

"[The] distinctive look, combined with the simple, plaintive prose, offers genuine poignancy." - Publisher's Weekly

"This touching title is perfect for one-on-one sharing, but keep the tissues handy." - School Library Journal
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