"Grandparents' Guide to Gifted Children should be a part of every community library Parenting Resources collection." -- Midwest Book Review, February, 2005
"This book is a "dont miss" for caring Grandparents of every gifted child today." -- Carolyn Kottmeyer, Hoagies Gifted Page
"This very useful Guide shows that grandparents are often in a better position to recognize and nurture talent and precocity" -- Hugh Downs, Former host of 20/20, and author of Letters to a Great Grandson
"Wonderful and badly needed...they (grandparents) observe characteristics that the parents have missed." -- Ella Mae Gogel, September, 2004
"a unique book in the field and one that fills an important niche. A great gift for the involved grandparent." -- Tempo Magazine, Fall, 2004
"an insightful overview of the unique role of grandparents in today's world." -- Parenting for High Potential, December, 2004
Winner of the Arizona Book Publishing Association Glyph Award in the Parenting/Child Care Category. -- 2005 Glyph Award!
About the Author
Chris Hemedinger is a senior software manager in the Business Intelligence Clients division at SAS. Chris began his career at SAS in 1993 as a technical writer, creating such hits as "SAS Companion for the OS/2 Environment" (remember OS/2?) and "SAS Companion for the Microsoft Windows Environment." In 1997, he became involved in a prototype project to make SAS easier to use for non-programmers, and that project evolved into the hugely popular SAS Enterprise Guide, a product that Chris has worked with ever since.