Tag Archives: Susan McCormick

September 17

THE STORY BEHIND GRANNY CAN’T REMEMBER ME: A CHILDREN’S BOOK ABOUT ALZHEIMER’S by Susan McCormick

The story behind the story of Granny Can’t Remember Me, my lighthearted picture book about Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, involves our family’s all-too-common experience with my mother’s Alzheimer’s disease.  Almost six million Americans have dementia, often from Alzheimer’s disease, and this number will grow quickly as the population ages. That’s a lot of grandparents, and […]