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by Dayal Kaur Khalsa

eBook Tales of a Gambling Grannie ePub
Author: Dayal Kaur Khalsa
Language: English
ISBN: 0356134563
ISBN13: 978-0356134567
Publisher: Macdonald (April 2, 1988)
Pages: 32
Subcategory: Children
Rating: 4.1
Votes: 816
Formats: rtf azw lrf docx
ePub file: 1991 kb
Fb2 file: 1523 kb

Tales of a Gambling Grandma Paperback – October 4, 1994.

Tales of a Gambling Grandma Paperback – October 4, 1994. by. Dayal Kaur Khalsa (Author). Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central. There were concerns because the book discusses gambling and mafia gangsters. It touches on them briefly as part of the tales from Grandma. The story does not wax poetic on gambling.

Dayal Kaur Khalsa (April 17, 1943 – July 17, 1989) was the American-born author and illustrator of numerous award-winning children's books. She discovered her talent in Canada, where she had moved in 1970. Over the span of four short years before her death at the age of 46, she managed to write and illustrate eight picture books, three of them published posthumously.

This grandma must be the least conventional grandparent in all of children's books. Khalsa's paintings are splendid-primitive folk art meets Coney Island. The childlike point-of-view is right on the mark.

Tales of a Gambling Grandma book. This is a bittersweet story about Dayal Kaur Khalsa’s special relationship with her eccentric Jewish grandmother, who moved from Russia to Brooklyn. The grandma of this story is different. The author-artist begins with, My grandma was a gambler. This is the story of her life as she told it to me and as I remember it. Near the end of the first page, she writes, When she was old enough to get married, my When I read this story aloud to a number of classes, I got choked up the first half-dozen or so times, especially towards the end.

Reminiscences of a grandmother who came to this country from Russia, married a plumber, gambled to earn extra money, and formed a strong bond with her young granddaughter. I ask only once a year: please help the Internet Archive today.

Dayal Kaur Khalsa both wrote and illustrated picture books that celebrate the joys in life: the love between grandparents and grandchildren, the togetherness of a family . People Who Read Tales of a Gambling Grandma Also Read.

Dayal Kaur Khalsa both wrote and illustrated picture books that celebrate the joys in life: the love between grandparents and grandchildren, the togetherness of a family holiday, the ingenuity of a girl who wants a dog, the thrill of discoverin. ore about Dayal Kaur Khalsa. Category: Children’s Picture Books. Inspired by Your Browsing History. People Who Read Tales of a Gambling Grandma Also Read

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by Khalsa, Dayal Kaur. Reminiscences of a grandmother who came to this country from Russia, married a plumber, gambled to earn extra money, and formed a strong bond with her young granddaughter. Grandmothers - Fiction. Khalsa, Dayal Kaur author. Grandmothers Fiction.

Montréal, PQ: Tundra Books, 1986. Although the author of this book has been living in Canada since 1970, this warm and appreciative reminiscence of her grandmother reflects Khalsa's American roots. The story is set in Queens, New York and California and describes a young girl's relationship with her feisty, Russian-born grandma who helped support her family by playing poker. Grandma is a real character and a storyteller. The twenty-two gorgeous full colour paintings in the book wonderfully depict both the settings of Grandma's life and the stories she tells her young granddaughter.

Informationen zum Titel Tales of a Gambling Grandma von Dayal Kaur Khalsa Dayal Kaur Khalsa Clarkson Potter, 1994 . Tales of a Gambling Grandma.

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