Here Comes Hortense!

Here Comes Hortense!

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A young boy is delighted when Nana and her new husband, Bob, ask him to join them at a theme park, but becomes disgusted when Bob's young granddaughter, Hortense, comes along and seems to hold all of Nana's attention.
Publisher: Toronto : Tundra Books, 2012
ISBN: 9781770492219
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Graham, Georgia 1959-


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DavidLewislibrary Mar 06, 2013

Mrs. Prouse's class liked how Nana and Hortense went on the scary rides at Wonderworld. Spark liked the illustrations because they showed Hortense and Nana's mouths open on the rides. Ali liked the ending when Hortense shared her bunny with the boy. Alex liked when Hortense won the bunny and the giraffe with Nana. Dan Dan liked when Nana got cotton candy in her hair.

n_blue Nov 28, 2012

“In a well told story, Hartt-Sussman gently captures all the feelings of jealousy and exclusion as well as the very real love between grandparents and grandchildren (and between Bob and Nana) and brings it to a satisfying conclusion.”
—Canadian Children’s Book News

Jun 29, 2012

Another great and Fun Read.

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