Grandma’s Poetry Book by Di Castle

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Debbie Young's Reading Life

Cover of Grandma's Poetry Book by Di Castle A great gift for Mothers’ Day

This is a fun and upbeat take on what it’s like to be a grandma in an era when grandmothers are more likely to have busy careers and social lives, rather than sit waiting in a rocking chair with their knitting hoping for the next generation to arrive.

The early poems in this jolly (and autobiographical) collection follow the typical new grandma as she progresses from the initial shock and slight resentment of being promoted a generation, to embracing and celebrating the new status with pride.

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