Vivian Mattila Walikainen

Gramma V and Sami the Li'l Yooper

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Join Sami, a young Finnish-American boy, living in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan as he waits anxiously for his Grampa and Gramma V to come for a visit.  He has a list of fun winter things he wants to do while they visit.  They enjoy Finnish food and Finn customs with his family.  They even attend the local Heikinpaiva Celebration.  He didn't plan on it, but he learns some additional Finnish words and customs while his grandparents visit.  He learns some history and other important life lessons, all while having loads of fun!  Gramma V has a few surprises of her own!  Additionally, the drawings in the book are created so the reader can color the pictures as they read and learn.



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