Books by Ruth Gamper

GRANDFATHER'S ROCK by Joel Strangis
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 1993

"This isn't every family's answer; but its generosity is still worth pondering. (Folklore/Picture book. 4-9)"
A tale similar in theme to Grimms' ``The Wooden Bowl.'' Grandfather is too old to care for himself, so Father takes him in, though the family is so poor they have scarcely enough food. ``He fed me before I could work,'' he says. ``Now that he cannot work, I will feed him.'' Everyone loves the old man's stories- -especially the children, who forget their tasks to listen. Read full book review >