About the Author

Anita Horrocks

Anita Horrocks was born in The Pas, Manitoba, and grew up in Winkler, a small Mennonite community on the prairies of southern Manitoba. After high school she moved to Alberta, where she earned diplomas in Ecological Sciences and later, Print Journalism. She worked digging for dinosaur fossils, as a park interpreter and as a freelance writer before becoming public relations co-ordinator for the University of Lethbridge. She lives in Lethbridge with her husband, Bryan.

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Silas' Seven Grandparents

Silas' Seven Grandparents

by Anita Horrocks
illustrated by Helen Flook
also available: Hardcover eBook
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Silas' seven grandparents took him on outings over the July long weekend. Two took him camping. Two took him to the dog show. Two took him to the dinosaur museum. And one rode the roller coaster with him at the amusement park.
   But sometimes Silas couldn't keep up with his seven grandparents.
   "After all, I'm only one small boy," said Silas.

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