Grandmothers Are Like Snowflakes No Two Are Alike

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.

Author: Janet Lanese

Publisher: Dell

ISBN: 9780307569585

Category: Family & Relationships

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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 is And more!
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More Grandmothers Are Like Snowflakes No Two Are Alike

L As a grandmother I'm a perpetual student who q never stops learning. How lucky I am to have the best teachers in the world—my four grandchildren—Cory, Bri, Chase and Dylan. Bettve “MiMi” Flynn lsn't it true that a grandmother, ...

Author: Janet Lanese

Publisher: Delacorte Press

ISBN: 9780307488381

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 144

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No one gives comfort, love, and laughter like a grandma can! “Your grandma and your dog will always love you no matter what you do,” says Matthew, age ten. From the mouths of babes and grandmas comes this irresistible sequel to the beloved Grandmothers Are Like Snowflakes. Here is an all-new treasury of wise, witty, and wonderful sayings and advice from veteran grandmas, first-timers, and grandmothers-in-waiting--including such famous names as Sophia Loren, Maya Angelou, and Barbara Bush. Here are hilarious and heartwarming observations, plus wisdom for negotiating the sometimes delicate challenges of grandparenting. Don’t miss . . . • The secrets of staying young with your grandchildren • Grandma Jan’s gentle but hard-won wisdom • The fountain of youth--and other things only grandmas know • What children really think about their grandmothers And more!
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Serving Grandfamilies in Libraries

Chronicles the first year of Lamott as a grandmother to her grandson Jax. This book is poignant and funny. Lanese, Janet. Grandmothers Are Like Snowflakes . . . No Two Are Alike. New York: Dell, 1996. Heartwarming stories, poems ...

Author: Sarah Gough

Publisher: Scarecrow Press

ISBN: 9780810887640

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 162

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In Serving Grandfamilies in Libraries: A Handbook and Programming Guide, Sarah Gough, Pat Feehan, and Denise Lyons have taken everything learned from their research on developing GrandFamily Resource Collections and leading grandfamily programming in several states and put it in this easy to use guide. They share the successes and failures of existing programs so other librarians can hit the ground running rather than trudge through a time-consuming and costly period of trial-and-error. With this practical and comprehensive guide, your library will be ready to jumpstart or easily expand a stellar program for the grandfamilies in your community.
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The Quotable Mom

JANET LANESE , GRANDMOTHERS ARE LIKE SNOWFLAKES ... No Two ARE ALIKE Grandma ... had a great deal to do with the education of her granddaughters . In general she not so much trained as just shed herself upon us . BERTHA DAMON , GRANDMA ...

Author: Kate Rowinski

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 1402714238

Category: Reference

Page: 320

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"Everyone has had a mother, and most of us would admit that these women have profoundly affected our lives. The Quotable Mom gathers together some of the wisest and most memorable words ever written or spoken about and by the women who gave birth to us. This well-rounded volume includes quotes from individuals as diverse as Mick Jagger, Ann Landers, Mother Teresa, and Beatrix Potter. This gem of a book makes the perfect gift for any mother or grandmother. It is a heartwarming and inspiring collection of humorous, profound, thoughtful, and compelling remarks and observations by and about mothers and their children."--Publisher description.
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Writer s Guide to Book Editors Publishers and Literary Agents 1997 1998

penses incurred on their behalf , which I do not charge back . ... Number of titles sold during the past year : It usually averages 15–20 . ... Grandmothers Are Like Snowflakes : No Two Are Alike by Janet Lanese ( Dell ) .

Author: Jeff Herman

Publisher: Prima Lifestyles

ISBN: 0761505083

Category: Authors and publishers

Page: 864

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This book contains the names and addresses of acquisitions editors at top publishing houses, as well as their area of expertise and information on top literary agents. First time and experienced authors will find the information they need to get their big break in the writing business instead of having their manuscripts end up in the slush pile.
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Writer s Guide to Book Editors Publishers and Literary Agents 2003 2004

Christopher Vaughn ; How to Think Like Leonardo Da Vinci by Michael Gelb ; The Coalwood Way by Homer Hickam ; More Grandmothers Are Like Snowflakes , No Two Are Alike by Janet Lanese . Fiction : No Man's Mistress by Mary Balogh ...

Author: Jeff Herman

Publisher: Prima Lifestyles

ISBN: 076153735X

Category: Reference

Page: 912

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A comprehensive directory for aspiring writers lists names, addresses, phone and fax numbers, e-mail addresses, and Web sites for hundreds of North American publishing figures and companies, along with helpful advice on the writing and publishing process. Original. 10,000 first printing.
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Jeff Herman s Guide to Book Publishers Editors Literary Agents

... Aches & Pains by Maeve Binchy ; For the Bride by Colin Cowie ; How to Think Like Leonardo Da Vinci by Michael Gelb ; The Coalwood Way by Homer Hickam ; More Grandmothers Are Like Snowflakes , No Two Are Alike by Janet Lanese .

Author: Jeff Herman

Publisher: Writer

ISBN: 0871162016

Category: Authors and publishers

Page: 934

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A guide to the names and specialities of American and Canadian publishers, editors, and literary agents includes information on the acquisition process and on choosing literary agents.
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Guide to Book Publishers Editors and Literary Agents 2006

... Ph.D. , and Christopher Vaughn ; How to Think Like Leonardo Da Vinci by Michael Gelb ; More Grandmothers Are Like Snowflakes , No Two Are Alike by Janet Lanese . Fiction titles include : No Man's Mistress by Mary Balogh ; A Summer ...

Author: Jeff Herman

Publisher: Writer

ISBN: 0977268209

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 944

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Now updated for 2008, this annual edition of the classic bestselling directory provides everything working writers need to find the most receptive publishers, editors, and agents for their work.
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American Book Publishing Record

597.43 More alternative Shakespeare auditions for men . 822.33 More backcountry cooking . 641.578 More everyday wisdom . 796.51 More grandmothers are like snowflakes- no two are alike . 306.8745 More tales from Dust River Gulch ( Davis ) ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015066043129

Category: American literature

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