This is an enchanting early picture book from the creator of Max, 2000 Smarties Gold Prize Winner and CBC Early Childhood Book of the Year Honour Book.Alison loves Grandad's magic. Sometimes it can come in very handy - like when he produces a chocolate bear from under her little brother Max's shirt to cheer him up. But even Alison is shocked when one Sunday Grandad attempts his greatest trick of all - and juggles with disaster!
"* "Full of neat asides and significant details to be noticed on a second reading. Excellent." The Times Educational Supplement"
Bob Graham has written and illustrated numerous children's picture books for Walker, including Brand New Baby; Rose Meets Mr Wintergarten; Queenie the Bantam (Highly Commended for the Kate Greenaway Medal), Buffy (Smarties Book Prize Silver Award Winner); Max (Winner of the 2000 Smarties Gold Medal and the CBC Early Childhood Book of the Year Award); and Let's Get a Pup, shortlisted for the 2002 Kate Greenaway Award and winner of the Australian KIND AWARD and the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award in the US. He also illustrated This Is Our House, written by Michael Rosen.