THE GEORGE BEFORE ME is a moving yet subtle tale that explores familial bonds and the importance of keeping a loved one’s memory alive -- a simple approach to loss that will leave readers feeling comforted and inspired.


“My name is George. I’m named after my grandpa. He was the George Before Me…”


George never met his grandpa, but his Mommy says he was a special man with twinkle eyes and a honey laugh. George learns he inherited Grandpa's love of gardening. Through this common interest young George is able to foster an inexplicable closeness with his grandfather, which leaves him feeling both comforted and full of pride.