How to Love a Grandma (How to)

by Jean Reagan (Author) Lee Wildish (Illustrator)

How to Love a Grandma (How to)
Reading Level: 2nd − 3rd Grade
Series: How to

Discover all the ways you can love a grandma in this unique and heartwarming story by the New York Times bestselling creators of How to Babysit a Grandma and How to Babysit a Grandpa.

You love Grandma, and Grandma loves you! Love her by: sharing with her, helping her, cheering her on, and, most of all, giving her great big hugs. Celebrate all the moments that can make grandmas feel special and cared for during Valentine's Day and beyond in this giftable format!

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School Library Journal

PreS-Gr 2--The team behind the bestselling "How To" series is back with a new instruction manual, all about how to love a grandma. Featuring a diverse cast of characters, this book outlines all the ways in which children can show Grandma some love. From the different types of hugs grandmas like, to all the ways children can cheer them on, this book is sure to bring joy to grandmas of all kinds. Wildish's sweet and charming pictures will appeal to kids and adults alike. With an underlying message that all the ways to love a grandmother mirror all the wonderful ways she loves back, this book is perfect for grandmas and grandkids to snuggle up and read together. VERDICT For every grandparents shelf or any collection that addresses extended families.--Lauren White

Copyright 2023 School Library Journal, LLC Used with permission.

Review quotes

Jean Reagan
JEAN REAGAN was born in Alabama but spent most of her childhood in Japan. She now lives in Salt Lake City with her husband. In the summers, they serve as backcountry volunteers in Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming. To learn more about Jean and her work, please visit

LEE WILDISH has illustrated a number of children's books, including Twosomes by Marilyn Singer on the Knopf list. To learn more about Lee and his work, please visit
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading Level
Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers
Publication date
November 28, 2023
How to
BISAC categories
JUV019000 - Juvenile Fiction | Humorous Stories
JUV013030 - Juvenile Fiction | Family | Multigenerational
JUV017070 - Juvenile Fiction | Holidays & Celebrations | Valentine's Day
Library of Congress categories

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