When you are young, your grandparents try to tell you their history, and you don’t care because it doesn’t interest you at the time. Later on you wish you had written what they said down.This life changing book is the gift we must give to our parents and grandparents that becomes a cherished and priceless family heirloom. Inside are questions to spark the memories of THEIR lives, to surprise them by joy! Get to know and laugh with them. Hear their stories and memories, and honor their lives by writing them down for future generations. They will love it!
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Story titles include…
Chapter 1. In The Beginning
How, when, and why did your ancestors first come to this country?
When and where were you born?
What is the most important lesson your parents taught you?
How many children were in your family? Where were you in the lineup?
What were the names of your grandparents?
What do you remember about them?
Generally speaking, what was your childhood like?
What stories do you remember most clearly about your childhood?
Chapter 2. School Days
What was it like where you grew up?
What were your favorite childhood games?
What was your favorite subject in high school and why?
What were your schools like and how did you like school?
Did you attend any school or training after high school? If so, what was your field of study? Do you have a college degree(s)?
Are there any particularly happy, funny, sad or instructive lessons you learned while growing up?
Chapter 3. Off To Work
What did you want to be when you grew up?
What was your first job and how did you get it?
What was your first boss like? What did you learn from him or her?
What jobs have you had? How did you decide on a career?
Were you ever out of work for a long time? If so, how did you handle that?
Plus these additional story titles…
Chapter 4. Romance and Marriage
Chapter 5. Leisure and Travel
Chapter 6. Religious Tradition
Chapter 7. War and Peace
Chapter 8. Triumph and Tragedy
Chapter 9. Words of Wisdom
Chapter 10. Funny Bones
Chapter 11. Gratitude
Family history is about strengthening family ties through the generations. The perfect gift that GIVES BACK for mom, dad, grandma and grandpa for their birthday, anniversary or holidays. The written words become windows to a parent and grandparent’s heart. By sharing this gift, you can be the personal creations expert in the field of uncommon goods and your children will be blessed! This celebration of life is among the American history best sellers nonfiction books on sale.