"What's a Grandparent?" is a book about discovering the invisible thread that binds us together as families through generations, grandparent, parent, child, and so on... and on... It shares the preciousness of our relationships, the celebration of our cultures, and the beauty of our languages, woven together across continents.
About the Author
As a loving mother, grandmother, artist and writer; Jane Trigère has written a number of children's books for her family and friends. This is her first published children 's book. She lives in Western Massachusetts where her four grandchildren come to visit her and call her "Omi". Jane speaks French, English , Spanish, Hebrew, and enough Yiddish to impress . Her Grandparents - had she known them better - would have been called Grandma and Grandpa Ellis, and Grandpère. Her Grandmother who tried to teach her Russian was called Grandmère. They were from Russia, France, and the USA.
Lu Vincent is an artist, mother, social activist, and educator living in Western Massachusetts. "What's a Grandparent?" is her first children's book illustration.