GRANDPA GROUNDHOG is a poignant tale that draws inspiration from an unlikely relationship between the author’s father and a large groundhog that once inhabited their Ohio backyard. In the story, a gruff grandpa and a grumpy groundhog engage in a territorial battle over the garden that each considers their own. As the story unfolds, the grandpa’s illness leads to a powerful lesson about the fragility of life and the importance of finding common ground. When grandpa passes away, the groundhog and his family discover a gift demonstrating the true meaning of understanding, friendship, and compassion. GRANDPA GROUNDHOG is a moving tribute to the enduring power of love and the unbreakable bonds that connect us all.