Harry Helps Grandpa Remember Book Review by Jill Smith

I’ve been delighted to be part of Karen Tyrrell’s blog tour for Harry Helps Grandpa Remember

Book Review By Jill Smith©Jun15

Title: Harry Helps Grandpa Remember

Illustrator: Aaron Pocock

ktyrrell-harry-cover-Harry Hope lives on a farm. His grandparents live nearby and Harry just loves it when Grandpa plays hide and seek with him.

He starts to notice Grandpa getting slower, then one day, Grandpa doesn’t want to play with him. Harry is sad. On Grandparents day at school Grandpa is confused and even forgets Harry’s name.

What can he do to help Grandpa remember?

Harry comes up with some great ideas to put the sparkle in Grandpa’s eyes again. He helps create memories for the whole family to treasure.

On Harry’s birthday, Grandpa has a surprise for him, and Harry loves it!

The notes at the back of the book, for Teachers and families, on Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, will help the inquisitive minds of children to understand and help their own grandparents.

Karen Tyrrell has produced a book with a thought provoking topic and message, aided by Aaron Pocock’s brilliant illustrations. It is a valuable addition to any family, school or library bookshelf.


Harry Helps Grandpa Remember is now on Amazon world-wide as a print Book and as an eBook.

Harry is about the special love between a little boy and his grandpa who was Alzheimer’s. Harry will do ANYTHING to help hiKaren T Harry covers grandpa remember. A heart-warming story, full of humour and HOPE.

ISBN: 9780987274083

Remember the Blog Tour Book Giveaway

Please leave a comment on any of the sites above for a chance to win a signed print copy or 5 eCopies of Harry Helps Grandpa Remember. 6 Copies to be won. Six Winners announced 3 July. Good luck. Please leave a comment and you could be a winner!!

For more about this great book go to:Harry Helps Grandpa Remember OR http://www.amazon.com/Harry-Helps-Grandpa-Remember-Tyrrell/dp/09872


About jillsmith

I am an author of SciFi Books 'Dual Visions' and it's follow up 'Vashla's world' now retitled Book 1 and Book 2 of the Ancient Alien Series, as I've written the third in the series currently titled Travellers. I also write book reviews, articles and short stories. As a member of The Ten Penners, I've written six short stories in a collaborative our anthology for children called Fan-tas-tic-al Tales (released 2009), and nine stories including a novella in Mystery, Mayhem & Magic (released 2017). They are both available in hard copy and on Amazon as ebooks. I blog to showcase my work. My book reviews appear in PIO (Pass It On) and e-Writeabout. I'm a happy Grandmother to two beautiful girls, wife of the ever tolerant Clive, mother of our son Simon. I work part time and lead a busy life.
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8 Responses to Harry Helps Grandpa Remember Book Review by Jill Smith

  1. sallyodgers says:

    Enticing review there Jill; the teacher notes at the end must be an inspired touch.

    • karenwrites19 says:

      Hi Sally,
      Thanks so much for dropping by.
      Thrilled you thought Jill’s review was enticing
      I put all my research and experience into caring for my father-in-law into the notes on dementia prevention and coping skills. … Cheers, Karen Tyrrell 🙂

    • jillswrites says:

      Hi Sally, thanks for commenting, I love your work and am pleased you dropped in on my site. Jill

  2. karenwrites19 says:

    Hey Jill,
    I LOVE your review of HARRY to bits …. Thanks so much.
    Hope you readers leave a comment here for a chance to win one of six FREE copies of Harry Helps Grandpa Remember. …
    Or they can ask a question which I will answer…
    Karen Tyrrell 🙂

  3. Mary Preston says:

    This sounds like a fun & helpful read.

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