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The Tub Grandfather by Pam Conrad
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The Tub Grandfather

by Pam Conrad

Other authors: Richard Egielski (Illustrator)

Series: The Tub People (2)

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Old Tub Grandfather is found lying under a radiator, and won't wake up until Tub Grandmother brings back his memories. The story uses toys to talk about a difficult topic, getting older. This may include sickness or losing memory. If a child has an elderly family member who may have Alzheimer's or some other disease that involves memory loss, this book may help children understand what they are faced with. ( )
  hvachetta | Nov 22, 2011 |
Follow-up to The Tub People. Little community of 7 wooden people (toys) find an older wooden man who won't open his eye or talk to them. They try everything they can think of; Grandma finds the solution. ( )
  MrsBond | Feb 2, 2009 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0064434699, Paperback)

The Tub Grandfather has been missing for a long time, until he is found lying in the dust by the Tub Child, who, with the help of the Tub Family, tries to wake him, but he is only able to do so after the Tub Grandma comes up with a clever plan. Reprint. H. SLJ.

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:24:41 -0400)

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When the Tub Child discovers his missing grandfather asleep under the radiator, the whole Tub family rallies to wake him up.

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