Grandma Found a Gecko (print)
This soft-cover, read-aloud tale, aimed at children ages 2 to 10, will bring laughter to readers of all ages. In Grandma Found A Gecko, the narrator conveys a childhood memory of a confounding contest between human and reptile natures that ends in mutual delight. Author Vincent F. A. Golphin (African American Children's Stories: A Treasury of Tradition and Pride) and illustrator James P. Cottage (After) unite to produce a fanciful fiction primed to peak children's interests and imaginations. At the same time, as classics such as The Velveteen Rabbit, the work reaches for the hearts of adults.for drawings, the storybook is sure to spark an interest in words for pre- and early readers, and offer any adult reader a chance to help a child have fun.