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Apr 01, 1996
| ISBN 9780440507178
Sep 02, 2009
| ISBN 9780307569585
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Apr 01, 1996 | ISBN 9780440507178
Sep 02, 2009 | ISBN 9780307569585
When a child is born, a miracle happens—someone becomes a grandmother!For first-time grandmas, beloved veterans, or grandmas-in-waiting, this warm, wonderful book captures all the joy and humor of one of a woman’s most life-altering experiences. Heartwarming observations from such famous names as Margaret Mead, Jane Russell, and Margaret Thatcher; poems to copy and stick on the refrigerator; words of advice to “accidentally” leave on a daughter-in-law’s kitchen table, suggestions to smooth the rough times or increase the joy, it’s all here to read and treasure.Don’t miss . . . • Special things only a grandmother can do• Family history a grandmother can pass on• A precious gift every child needs from a grandmother• Secret satisfactions a grandmother feels• How a grandmother can act even wiser than she isAnd more!
Janet Lanese (1936–2011) was the perfect example of a modern grandmother. She combined multiple careers as a real estate broker, a writer for her community newspaper, a cohostess for a local television program, and a contributing editor for over thirty parenting… More about Janet Lanese
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