The Little Red Book of Grandmother's Wisdom

The Little Red Book of Grandmother's Wisdom

by Holly Rubino (Editor)


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For first-timers, veterans, or those hoping to join the ranks real’ soon, here is a collection of more than 250 memorable quotations that capture the ups and downs and all points in between of what it means to be a grandmother and the inherent wisdom, power, and grandchildren-spoiling privileges that come with it. Heartwarming musings, advice, opinions, and observations are drawn from famous grandmothers around the world and those who know them all too well. Illustrated with full-color photos throughout, The Little Red Book of Grandmother’s Wisdom is the perfect gift for the beloved bubbe, nonna, or “queen mum” in your life.

“You have to stay in shape. My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was sixty. She’s ninety-seven today and we don’t know where the hell she is.” —Ellen DeGeneres

“Just like his grandmother, [Barack] just keeps getting up and moving forward . . . with patience and wisdom, and courage and grace.” —Michelle Obama

“I would say my grandmother would be like my personal god.” —Jamie Foxx

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781626360884
Publisher: Skyhorse
Publication date: 11/06/2013
Series: Little Red Books Series
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 5.10(w) x 7.10(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Holly Rubino is an editor for Skyhorse Publishing. She has a special appreciation for grandmothers, their wisdom, and their cooking, having lived with her very own for a short time. She has a master’s degree in English from New York University and was a high school English teacher for several years. She now lives with her grandma-approved husband and cat in Lyme, Connecticut.

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