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Tales of a gambling Grandma

Dayal Kaur Khalsa

Tales of a gambling Grandma

by Dayal Kaur Khalsa

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Published by Macdonald in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtext and pictures by Dayal Kaur Khalsa.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7
The Physical Object
Pagination32p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18767135M
ISBN 100356134555, 0356134563

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This is a bittersweet story about Dayal Kaur Khalsas special relationship with her eccentric Jewish grandmother, who moved from Russia to Brooklyn. The author-artist begins with, My grandma was a gambler. This is the story of her life as she told it to me and as I remember it/5. Her granddaughter narrates the tale of how Grandma left Russia and came to Brooklyn, where she married a man who was Dutch Schultz's plumber.

That didn't bring in enough money, so Grandma took up poker. ``She was very goodsharp-eyed and quick with her hand. She could mark a card with her fingernail, and hide aces in her sleeve.''Brand: Tundra.

About Tales of a Gambling Grandma. The grandma of this story is different. Not many grandmas teach their granddaughters how to play poker, or take train rides across the country, bathing in fresh orange juice.

But this grandma is also not so different. This book is the narrator's remembrances of the stories and advice her grandmother told her of her own life. This story starts with a grandmother's tale of escaping Russian, probably during the Bolshevik Revolution, for a life in the United States.

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