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The Granddaughter Necklace

The Granddaughter Necklace

by Sharon Dennis Wyeth Illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline

A mother shares with her daughter stories of the generations of women in their family as each individual has passed along the tales and a glittering necklace to her own daughter. Includes notes on the author's exploration of her ancestry.

Interest Level
Grades PreK - 3
Grade Level Equivalent
3
Lexile Measure
690L
DRA
30
Guided Reading
N
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
32
Genre
Historical Fiction

About the Author and Illustrator

Sharon Dennis Wyeth Sharon Dennis Wyeth is the author of My America: Freedom's Wings ; A Piece of Heaven ; Something Beautiful , a Children's Book Council Notable Book in the Field of Social Studies; Tomboy Trouble ; Always My Dad , a Reading Rainbow selection; and Once on This River , a New York Public Library One Hundred Titles for Reading and Sharing selection.
Bagram Ibatoulline Bagram Ibatoulline was born in Russia and educated at the Moscow State Academic Art Institute. He has illustrated many books for children, including The Adventures of Marco Polo by Russell Freedman, Crow Call by Lois Lowry, and The Granddaughter Necklace by Sharon Dennis Wyeth. Bagram lives in Gouldsboro, Pennsylvania.

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