A Grandmother's Secret Diet

Bring on the Grandkids

by Claudia J. Caporale



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 9/10/2002

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 54
ISBN : 9781553696650

About the Book

    The author and Baby-Boomer Grandmother comes clean with poetic, creative humor relating her experience with five grandchildren, using the children's visits as a means of losing weight. It's also an opportunity to define a grandmother's role through communication, sharing and involvement.
    It's a humorous view of hope, love and comfort.

About the Author

    A "Gram" at 46, she is energetic, childlike, entertaining and funny. She'd do anything to amuse and entertain her five grandchildren ranging in age from 1 to 13 years, all of whom have been an inspiration to her passion for writing.
    She's an award winning Hospitality Manager who has spent 20 years entertaining guests of all ages including well-known celebrities. She's written media scripts, news articles and newsletters marketing high profile hotels and resort communities.
    Partially retired, she volunteers as an Activity Director for the local Senior Meal Program at her church, sells real estate in a country club golf community and writes children's stories, soon to be published while maintaining a home in central Florida with her husband.

About the Illustrator

    The illustrator, Renee L. Broca, developed her talent at a very early age doodling and drawing a wide range of characters and objects. She continued to perfect her gift and illustrative ability throughout her school years in various art classes and studied under a famous cartoonist. She has received various awards and acknowledgements for her work in museums and local art shows.
    A professional in the advertising and marketing industry, she utilized her talent creating and illustrating advertising ads for a large retail chain, achieving executive level success along the way.
    Presently, she creates custom murals for residential and commercial clients, and illustrates children's books while maintaining a home in Dallas, Texas with her husband and three children.