Nonna and the Girls Next Door

By Gianna Patriarca

Illustrated By Ellie Arscott

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The girls next door have everything….","The girls next door seem to have everything…

They have a dog named Jake, a cat named Paws, a turtle, and a treehouse. Most of all, the girls next door have each other. But there is one thing that they don’t have... and it might be the most special thing of all.

A heartwarming story about the bond between grandmothers and grandchildren.

Praise & Recognition

"...the storyline is universal with a theme that transcends all ages, namely of wanting what others have, when others want what is yours."

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Publication Date: September 13, 2022

Reading Age: 6 - 8

Genre: Picture Book, Children's Fiction

Product Format: Hardback

Pages: 24

ISBN: 978-1-77260-249-4

Gianna Patriarca

About the Author

Gianna Patriarca

Gianna Patriarca is an award-winning author of 11 books, poetry and short fiction. Her first book, Italian Women and Other Tragedies, is in its 4th printing and was runner-up for the Milton Acorn People's Poetry Award. Her work is extensively anthologized and adapted for screen. Gianna lives in Toronto.

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Ellie Arscott

About the Illustrator

Ellie Arscott

Ellie Arscott grew up in a small Ontario town where three generations of "Nonnas" before her also called it home. Ellie graduated from Sheridan College in Interpretive Illustration. Her illustration debut Night Walk was awarded a SCBWI Canada East Crystal Kite. Ellie lives in Toronto's east end with her family.

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