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Nana Upstairs and Nana Downstairs
Nana Upstairs and Nana Downstairs | Tomie DePaola
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Tommy is four years old, and he loves visiting the home of his grandmother, Nana Downstairs, and his great-grandmother, Nana Upstairs. But one day Tommy's mother tells him Nana Upstairs won't be there anymore, and Tommy must struggle with saying good-bye to someone he loves. Updated with new, full-color illustrations, this classic story will continue to win the hearts of readers of all ages."Children will want to hear this again and again." --School Library Journal, starred review"A quietly touching story Athat? depicts loving family relationships." --Publishers Weekly
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TheBookHippie
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I think he's warm enough to travel home with his Mama 😳🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤷🏽‍♀️ this is why it's fun to be Nana. #skills

Kaye He has dinosaur feet ! 4y
TheBookHippie @kaye I figure slippers are warmer 😂😂🦖🦖 4y
MandellaL I do love the slippers! 4y
GingerAntics Love his slippers!!! 4y
readinginthedark 😂💗 4y
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How blessed is it to have two grandmothers living under the same roof? This little boy experienced having both by his side. Within the story he knew each of them well and even experienced death and showed how he coped and understood the life process. It‘s a good book for children who do not understand death. Good sentimental book. #UCFWaltersLit https://www.teachingchildrenphilosophy.org/BookModule/NanaUpstairsAndNanaDownsta...

Brookegamble @Linsayesp I really enjoyed when Professor Walters shared this book with us! This book can be relatable to almost all students and is a great read aloud for younger students! #UCFWaltersLit 5y
Seans_h @Linsayesp I think this is a great choice to share in the class for introducing mature reading topics for growing readers. I enjoyed having this story shared in class because it can make you feel something and put us in the same place as the boy in the story. The story can also be relatable for some so they will really appreciate it. #UCFWaltersLit 5y
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