Kathryn Durst

Hey Grandude!
  • Hey Grandude!

  • Paul McCartney

    From the legendary Paul McCartney - an action-packed picture-book adventure celebrating the fun grandparents and grandchildren can have when their imaginations run wild.

    See the compass needle spin - let the magic fun begin!

    Grandude is a one-of-a-kind adventurer - a Mary Poppins for the modern day! With his magic compass he whisks his four grandkids off on whirlwind adventures, taking them all around the globe . . .

    Join them as they ride flying fish, dodge stampedes, and escape avalanches!

    Brought to life in a riot of colour by talented children's illustrator Kathryn Durst, it's the perfect bedtime story for little explorers.

RELEASED 05/09/2019

With a background in animation, Kathryn has interned with Pixar Animation Studios in addition to working with various children's book publishers. When she is not illustrating books, she may be found playing the accordion, growing vegetables, folk dancing or putting on shadow puppet shows. She lives in Toronto, Canada, with her grumpy mini dachshund named Chili Dog.