Generations have fallen in love with this classic story of a grandson and grandfather whose visit to a family farm with a special tractor brings back memories. Don't miss the new companion title Grandma's Farm — now available!
Grandpa Joe takes his grandson Timmy back to the site of his family’s farm, where the old house and a ramshackle barn still stand. The visit stirs up memories for Grandpa Joe—in particular, the majesty of his own father's shiny red tractor, now rusting in the forgotten fields.
An ideal gift, this picture book evokes nostalgia while demonstrating a special bond between a grandparent and grandchild.
About the Author
Michael Garland has won numerous awards for his many books for young readers. He's also the author and illustrator of Grandma's Farm, a companion book to Grandpa's Tractor. He lives with his family in Patterson, New York.
"Sure to spark 'what was life like?' questions, this has strong cross-generational appeal." —Kirkus Reviews
"Garland's glossy digital art lets the tractor pop from the page." —Publishers Weekly
"[A] charmingly nostalgic tale." —New York Times Book Review