This book is an introduction for English speaking children to learn to read Ukrainian in an easy systematic approach.
Babusia Katrusia is Bennett's maternal grandmother. Babusia Katrusia means "Grandma Kathy" in Ukrainian.
Babusia wanted to keep the memories of Bennett as a little boy alive by writing this book for him.
Over the span of more than 40 years, Bennett's "babusia" was a school teacher, a second language consultant, Social Studies curriculum writer and a principal with Edmonton Catholic Schools. Babusia Katrusia has a master's degree in Early Literacy and has loved teaching children to read and write in numerous schools including the Ukrainian Bilingual program for over 20 years.