Princess Grandma – Overend, Jenni

<p>Princess Grandma</p>

Title

Princess Grandma

Author

Overend, Jenni

Illustrator

Lewis, Naomi

Publisher

Scholastic Australia

Published Date

1994

Annotation

A young girl forms a special bond with the old Fijian woman who lives next door and who tells her magical stories from her homeland. From tales of healing leaves, a weeping turtle, the Kava God and the Shark Spirit, these stories in picture book format resonate with the young girl and live on through her after the woman dies.

Key Concepts

Cross cultural relations, Friendship, Loss, Social life

Audience

Primary

AC Links/EYLF

English, Geography, HASS, History, ACELA1475, ACELT1594, ACELT1596, ACELT1599, ACHASSK063, ACHASSK064, ACHASSK065, ACHASSK067, ACHASSK068, ACHASSK069, ACELA1487, ACELA1498, ACELT1602, ACELT1603, ACELT1605, ACELA1500, ACELA1502, ACELT1608, ACELT1609, ACELT1610, ACELT1612, ACELA1515, ACELA1518, ACELT1613, ACELT1614