Tell Me a Story, Mama
Mama begins to tell her young daughter a bedtime story, but the little girl soon takes over the narration, telling the familiar tale about the time Grandma had to send Mama and Aunt Jessie to St. Louis by train alone.
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This is a book that demonstrates childrens love of stories and listening to stories of their parents when they were little. In this story the little girl every night retells her mama's stories to her mama and makes sure that she gets the stories right. This book demonstrates how stories are passed down from generation to generation and is a nice book for bedtime stories as well.
This is a story that conveys the power of telling stories to children about adult's childhood. Children love to hear about how life was like for their parents, and in this story the young girl knows all the stories so well she can tell them back to her mom.