August 2022 Book Club Selection
In contracted braille (UEB)
Grade level: Preschool to Grade 3
"A young, unnamed protagonist in the present is enjoying time in the blueberry bushes at her grandmother's house. At the same time, she is also remembering a camping trip with her mother. Subsequent pages describe her grandmother, mother, and even their cat's current activities, as well as a past memory they are pondering. A heartwarming conclusion of celebrated interconnectedness follows, sure to spark discussion among readers about memories, time, and more. In this story, Goodale tackles what can be a complex topic and presents it in an accessible, approachable manner for young readers." — School Library Journal
An ode to the way memories allow us to be in many places at once, Also is a powerful exploration of being present as well as looking back. Perfect for reading together every day, or for giving on occasions like graduation, Mother's Day, and birthdays.
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