Author(s): John Phillips (Illustrator)
Tuska is a young elephant who loves spending timewith his grandfather. And Grandpa loves spendingtime with him. Tuska never grows tired of Grandpa'sthrilling stories about being a young elephant and thinksGrandpa is the wisest elephant he knows.But Grandpa is getting old, and what's more, he's gettingforgetful and, well ... he's acting rather strangely thesedays!? His stories are not making sense and sometimeshe doesn't even recognise the other animals. Grandpa'sbehaviour is making Tuska feel scared.When Grandpa goes missing, Tuska is determined torisk everything to bring him home. But who will savewho? Grandpa and Tuska share one last adventuretogether with a surprising outcome ...The problems of old age and dementia touch manyfamilies. In Grandpa and Tuska, John Phillips hascreated a gentle, up-lifting story that will help childrenunderstand and cope with the difficult changes thatoften come with ageing loved ones.