Granddad Helps Me To Deal With Failure (Afternoons With Granddad Series)
by Hiten Vyas
Schoolboy Dan Stevens loves going for lunch at his granddad's house every Saturday. Granddad and Dan always talk after lunch. Dan tells his granddad about any problems he had during the week. In this short story (688 words), Dan tells his granddad about how he got 9 out of 20 in his English test, which makes him feel like a failure. Dan's granddad helps him and tells Dan what failure really is.