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My Grandpa Had a Stroke (edition 2007)

by Dori Hillestad Butler (Author), Nicole Wong (Illustrator)

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Title:My Grandpa Had a Stroke
Authors:Dori Hillestad Butler (Author)
Other authors:Nicole Wong (Illustrator)
Info:Magination Press (2007), Edition: 1, 31 pages
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My Grandpa Had a Stroke by Dori Hillestad Butler



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This is about a young boy who goes fishing with his grandpa all the time. One day his grandpa has a stroke.

Age: 4 to 7 year olds
Source: Pierce College Library
  Brittrachinski | Mar 22, 2017 |
After Ryan's grandfather has a stroke, he becomes a different person changing his and Ryan's close relationship. Despite his changes and all of Ryan's fear and anger, they still find ways to be close to each other. Ages 4-7
  Myocom89 | Mar 22, 2017 |
Ryan and his grandpa go fishing every Saturday but after grandpa's stroke they couldn't go anymore. Ryan sees a difference in his grandpa's personality during the rehabilitation process. His grandpa is mean and he just is not use to seeing him that way. It gets better over time. ( )
  naemc | Mar 22, 2017 |
Ryan's grandpa had a stroke so his grandpa had to do rehabilitation. Through the process of rehabilitation, Ryan learns about what it means to have a stroke and what the general idea of what it is.
  LorieZ03 | Mar 22, 2017 |
A boy and his grandpa would always go fishing and enjoy time together but now his grandpa can't do this anymore because he was affected by a stroke. The little boy doesn't quite understand what's happened and starts getting dissappointed that his Grandpa can't do all the things they used to do. so then the mom explains that people go through changes. So then the little boy decides to take his grandpa fishing even though on a wheel chair . He sets him on the dock and enjoys his time with him again. ( )
  ivettja | Mar 21, 2017 |
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With his parents' help young Ryan learns about his grandfather's stroke and how it will affect both his grandfather and his family.

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