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The Spark: A Mother's Story of Nurturing Genius
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The Spark > 1. Grandpa John

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Chelsea | 562 comments Grandpa John played an important part of the story. Why do you think she included so much in the book?


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Carol (cajonesdoa) | 690 comments Mod
My thought was that all of us who have a Grandpa John in some form in our lives. Her way of working with him is a good lesson for us to incorporate into our own lives. Highly recommend.


Cindy | 522 comments I think she got lots of her ideas from him on how to make do with what you have. His influence helped explain how she was able to run that amazing "Little Lights" program with no funding!


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Pam | 218 comments Grandpa John had an enormous impact on Kris’ life - her work ethic, creativity all seemed to be fueled by him.


Barb (deckerbunch) | 227 comments Grandpa John provided for her the things in life she wanted to have available for all children--even the children that other people think it would be wasted on.


Angela (angeladecker814) | 104 comments I agree with the comments here already.


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