[PW] help a patron find a children's book

Woodward, Judith Judith.Woodward at CO.RAMSEY.MN.US
Mon May 21 20:50:54 PDT 2018

Could it be James Stevenson's Could Be Worse?

I remember reading that to my kids in the '90s.  They loved Grandpa's oft-repeated response to every predicament.  "Could be worse!"


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Judy Woodward | History Coordinator
Ramsey County Library

2180 Hamline Ave. N.
Roseville, MN 55113
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Please note my email address has changed to
judith.woodward at co.ramsey.mn.us

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Subject: [PW] help a patron find a children's book

Does anyone have any ideas about this children's book?

"I have been trying to remember the title of a picture book about an
elderly grandfather speaking with his grandson about how aging and growing
up are a lot alike. I remember reading it a long time ago, and I believe a
repeated line in the book is "That happens to me, too." I thought Eve
Bunting wrote it, but I have searched and searched and cannot find the
book. It  is not DePaola's, *First One Foot, Now the Othe*r"
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