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Grandpa's Corner Store (Hardcover)
Contributor(s): DiSalvo-Ryan, Dyanne (Author), DiSalvo-Ryan, Dyanne (Illustrator)

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ISBN: 0688167160     ISBN-13: 9780688167165
Publisher: HarperCollins
OUR PRICE: $15.29  

Binding Type: Hardcover - See All Available Formats & Editions
Published: April 2000

Annotation: Grandpa's corner store is a cozy, friendly place.

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Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Fiction | Family - Multigenerational
- Juvenile Fiction | Social Themes - Values & Virtues
- Juvenile Fiction | Lifestyles - City & Town Life
Dewey: FIC
LCCN: 99015504
Age Level: 4-8
Grade Level: Preschool-3
Lexile Measure: 600 AD (Adult Directed Text)
Series: Avenues
Physical Information: 0.43" H x 10.24" W x 10.18" (0.95 lbs) 40 pages
Features: Ikids, Illustrated, Price on Product
Awards: Arkansas Diamond Primary Book Award, Nominee, Grades K-3, 2002
Review Citations: Kirkus Review - Children 04/15/2000 pg. 559
Booklist 05/01/2000 pg. 1679
Publishers Weekly 05/15/2000 pg. 117
School Library Journal 07/01/2000 pg. 70
Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2000 pg. 267 - Recommended, Satisfactory
Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2000 pg. 267 - Recommended, Satisfactory
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 42107
Reading Level: 3.3   Interest Level: Lower Grades   Point Value: 0.5
Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
Publisher Description:
When a giant new supermarket moves into the neighborhood, Lucy's grandpa plans to sell his store. But with the help of friends and neighbors, Lucy is determined to keep this from happening. In another of her loving and lively portraits of community caring, DyAnne DiSalvo-Ryan tells the timely story of what can happen when the whole neighborhood gets involved.

"2001 Notable Children's Trade Books in the Field of Social Studies (NCSS/CBC)"

Contributor Bio(s): DiSalvo-Ryan, Dyanne: -

DyAnne DiSalvo-Ryan's books include Grandpa's Corner Store, A Castle on Viola Street, City Green and Uncle Willie and the Soup Kitchen. She lives in Philadelphia.

Schifini, Alfredo: - Dr. Schifini assists schools across the nation and around the world in developing comprehensive language and literacy programs for English learners. He has worked as an ESL teacher, reading specialist, school administrator and university professor. Through an arrangement with California State Polytechnic University at Pomona, Dr. Schifini currently serves as program consultant to two large teacher-training efforts in the area of reading for second language speakers of English. His research interests include early literacy and language development and the integration of language and content-area instruction.
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