What do you
do with your tiffs and huffs?
Your squabbles and quibbles?
Your low blows and pet peeves?
No one in the town of Bonnyripple ever kept a
No one, that is, except old Cornelius, the Grudge Keeper.
Ruffled feathers, petty snits, minor tiffs and major huffs, insults,
umbrage, squabbles, dust-ups, and imbroglios—
received them all, large and small, tucking each one carefully away in
his ramshackle cottage.
But when a storm flings the people together and their grudges to the
wind, will the Grudge Keeper be out of a job?
THE GRUDGE KEEPER
by Mara Rockliff
illustrated by Eliza Wheeler
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rococo wordplay is an apt match for Wheeler's artwork."
cartoon drawings are busy with activity and whimsical detail that adds
fullness to this simple, pleasant tale, and Rockliff’s telling is
Read an interview about this book:
Mara Rockliff and Eliza Wheeler: The Making
of The Grudge Keeper