A description of a visit by a large family—its members never clearly differentiated—to their relatives. . . . A celebration of family affection.—(The Horn Book), starred review. Backing it and expanding it are Gammells impressively animated full-color illustrations.—Booklist, starred review. Caldecott Honor Book.
The relatives come to visit from Virginia and everyone has a wonderful time.t Honor Books: The Relatives Came by Cynthia Rylant, Where the Buffaloes Begin by Olaf Baker, and The Secret Science Project That Almost Ate Our School by Judy Sierra. Mr. Gammell lives with his wife, Linda, in St. Paul, Minnesota.