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

Barbara Begin Campbell barbcamp at gmail.com
Tue May 22 11:51:40 PDT 2018


Thanks to all - the Shel Silverstein poem was what she was seeking!  One,
very, happy patron.

On Tue, May 22, 2018 at 7:56 AM, Barbara Begin Campbell <barbcamp at gmail.com>
wrote:

> Thank you.  I will suggest them both to her.
>
> On Mon, May 21, 2018 at 11:50 PM, Woodward, Judith <
> Judith.Woodward at co.ramsey.mn.us> wrote:
>
>> 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!"
>>
>> https://www.amazon.com/Could-Worse-Reading-Rainbow-Books/dp/0688070353
>>
>> Could Be Worse! (Reading Rainbow Books ... - amazon.com<
>> https://www.amazon.com/Could-Worse-Reading-Rainbow-Books/dp/0688070353>
>> www.amazon.com
>> Could Be Worse! (Reading Rainbow Books) [James Stevenson] on Amazon.com.
>> *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Unexcitable Gramps surprises everyone
>> with a whopping tale of derring-do that proves there's life in the old boy
>> yet.
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> Judy Woodward | History Coordinator
>> Ramsey County Library
>>
>> 2180 Hamline Ave. N.
>> Roseville, MN 55113
>> Tel: (651) 724-6022
>>
>> 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
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>> 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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