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When the Knoodle family tries to follow their rabbi's advice about giving the perfect gift, everything goes wrong and their Hanukkah seems ruined until the rabbi comes to straighten things out.
By Barbara Diamond Goldin and Avi Katz (illustrator)

School and Library:

9780761453550, titled "The Best Hanukkah Ever" | Marshall Cavendish Corp/Ccb, October 1, 2007, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: When the Knoodle family tries to follow their rabbi's advice about giving the perfect gift, everything goes wrong and their Hanukkah seems ruined until the rabbi comes to straighten things out.

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Product Description: One of 12 siblings growing up in depression-era Baltimore, Edith isn't quite sure of who she is. Between working at her father’s diner, taking care of her younger siblings, and living in the shadow of her more mature sisters, Edith feels lost in a sea of siblings...read more

Hardcover:

9780547610849 | 1 edition (Houghton Mifflin, April 17, 2012), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: One of 12 siblings growing up in depression-era Baltimore, Edith isn't quite sure of who she is.

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Hardcover:

9780545474306 | Arthur a Levine, April 30, 2013, cover price $16.99

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Product Description: "There are no baths at camp!" says Max, when his mother starts filling the tub. But as he recounts his weeks activities, he realizes that there were many fun ways he got clean at summer camp.
By Natalia Vasquez (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780761381211 | Kar-Ben Pub, March 1, 2013, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: "There are no baths at camp!

School and Library:

9780761381204 | Kar-Ben Pub, March 1, 2013, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: "There are no baths at camp!

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Product Description: My dad used to be Abraham Lincoln. When I was six and learning to read, I saw his initials were A. B. E., Albert Baruch Edelman. ABE. That's when I knew. Mina Edelman believes that she and her family are the Lincolns reincarnated...read more

Paperback:

9780312603878 | Square Fish, December 20, 2011, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: My dad used to be Abraham Lincoln.

Miscellaneous:

9781429959414 | 1 edition (Henry Holth & Co, March 16, 2010), cover price $9.99

CD/Spoken Word:

9780307710369 | Unabridged edition (Listening Library, February 9, 2010), cover price $34.00 | About this edition: My dad used to be Abraham Lincoln.

School and Library:

9780805090130 | Henry Holt Books for Young Readers, March 16, 2010, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: My dad used to be Abraham Lincoln.

Caroline’s mom is Jewish, her dad isn’t, and Caroline has never really thought of herself as any religion. But when her nana dies and leaves Caroline a Star of David necklace, Caroline begins to wonder about her heritage. If she starts going to synagogue, won’t that upset her dad? Should she have a Bat Mitzvah like her best friend, Rachel? Does Caroline want to be Jewish? The more she thinks about it, the more questions she has. Like Are You There, God? It’s Me, Margaret, this thoughtful and relevant novel traces one girl’s journey toward discovering who she is and where she fits in.

Hardcover:

9781416935582 | Simon & Schuster, March 25, 2008, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Caroline’s mom is Jewish, her dad isn’t, and Caroline has never really thought of herself as any religion.

Paperback:

9781416974697 | Reprint edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, April 28, 2009), cover price $7.99

Miscellaneous:

9781439164068 | Aladdin Paperbacks, April 28, 2009, cover price $5.99

CD/Spoken Word:

9781423381228 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, March 20, 2009), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Caroline’s mom is Jewish, her dad isn’t, and Caroline has never really thought of herself as any religion.
9781423381242 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, March 20, 2009), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Caroline’s mom is Jewish, her dad isn’t, and Caroline has never really thought of herself as any religion.

Product Description: Abuelita’s Secret Matzahs tells the fascinating and little-known story of the Crypto Jews, while illustrating the universal importance of faith for people of all religious denominations. Jacobo loves to visit his abuelita, his grandmother, especially at Easter time...read more
By Diana Bryer (illustrator) and Sandy Eisenberg Sasso

Hardcover:

9781578601578 | Clerisy Pr, March 30, 2005, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A young boy's Hispanic grandmother in Santa Fe, New Mexico, reveals his Judaism to him as latest in a line hidden since the hateful expulsion of Jews from Spain.

Paperback:

9781578601776 | Clerisy Pr, March 28, 2005, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: A young boy's Hispanic grandmother in Santa Fe, New Mexico, reveals his Judaism to him as latest in a line hidden since the hateful expulsion of Jews from Spain.

Prebinding:

9781435275218 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 9, 2008), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Abuelita’s Secret Matzahs tells the fascinating and little-known story of the Crypto Jews, while illustrating the universal importance of faith for people of all religious denominations.

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Julie's grandmother deflates many of her husband's tall tales about their journey from Russia to America and their life on Hester Street, in a 25th anniversary edition of a favorite immigrant story released with new illustrations.

Hardcover:

9780827602069 | Jewish Pubn Society, October 1, 1984, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Julie hears tall tales from Grandpa Sol and realistic stories from Grandma Rose about life as Jewish immigrants in New York City

Paperback:

9780827603233 | Jewish Pubn Society, June 1, 1988, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Julie hears tall tales from Grandpa Sol and realistic stories from Grandma Rose about life as Jewish immigrants in New York City

School and Library:

9780689874345 | Simon & Schuster, October 23, 2007, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Julie's grandmother deflates many of her husband's tall tales about their journey from Russia to America and their life on Hester Street.

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After many years of watching the solemn lighting of seven candles at Rosh Hashanah, Eli finally learns how those candles represent his family's connection to the Holocaust in Lithuania.

School and Library:

9780802853097 | Eerdmans Pub Co, September 30, 2007, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: After many years of watching the solemn lighting of seven candles at Rosh Hashanah, Eli finally learns how those candles represent his family's connection to the Holocaust in Lithuania.

With the pressure from her family, friends, and teachers mounting, Sarah is excited about getting away from it all and living a grand adventure on a kibbutz in Israel for the summer, but once there, Sarah notices that every place has its problems and comes to realize that running away will not result in quick-fix solutions to issues at home.

Hardcover:

9780670060283 | Viking Childrens Books, March 2, 2006, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: A sixteen-year-old girl travels to Israel to spend the summer on a kibbutz and discovers who she is and what she wants out of life.

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Waiting for his father to send their family money from America in order to get out of their small village in northern Poland in 1920, nine-year-old Fivel does his best to keep the family safe as rumors of the Cossacks planned return do more pogroms becomes a more frightening reality with each passing day.

Hardcover:

9780618563012 | Houghton Mifflin, October 24, 2005, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Eight-year-old Fivel narrates the story of his family's Atlantic Ocean crossing to reunite with their father in the United States, from its desperate beginning in a shtetl in Poland in 1920 to his stirrings of identity as an American boy.

Miscellaneous:

9780547562056 | Houghton Mifflin, October 24, 2005, cover price $16.00

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Having received a box of candles that will be sufficient to last through all the Jewish celebrations in her seventh year of life, young Ruthie's happy year is jolted when a new sibling arrives and changes everything in her happy home.

School and Library:

9781590781692 | Boyds Mills Pr, September 30, 2005, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: For Ruthie's seventh birthday, Grandma Gussie gives her a box of candles to use for the Jewish holidays and shabbats during the year, and as the year moves along, Ruthie experiences big changes in her life and in the life of her grandmother.

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When the Levine family comes to a seaside village for a vacation, they become involved in a dangerous search for treasure, and end up finding the unexpected riches of their Jewish heritage.

Hardcover:

9781932443028 | Judaica Pr, November 1, 2003, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: When the Levine family comes to a seaside village for a vacation, they become involved in a dangerous search for treasure, and end up finding the unexpected riches of their Jewish heritage.

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Relates the misadventures of the Levi kids and their terrific, tumultuous, super-funny escapades.
By Yaffa Ganz and Avi Katz (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781930143500, titled "The Adventures of Jeremy & Heddy Levi" | Simcha Media Group, March 1, 2003, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Relates the amusing misadventures of eleven-year-old Jeremy Levi whose clever ideas always lead to trouble, and of his sister Heddy, the youngest, smartest, and most original girl in her grade at Kerem HaTorah Day School.

Paperback:

9781930143517 | Simcha Media Group, March 1, 2003, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Relates the amusing misadventures of eleven-year-old Jeremy Levi whose clever ideas always lead to trouble, and of his sister Heddy, the youngest, smartest, and most original girl in her grade at Kerem HaTorah Day School.

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Young readers can celebrate the traditions of the Jewish holiday through this colorful collection of five easy-to-read tales, including 'Beni's First Chanukah' and 'Goldie's Purim.'

School and Library:

9780805058895 | Henry Holt Books for Young Readers, August 1, 1998, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: A collection of episodes in the lives of Beni and his family shows them observing their Jewish traditions as they celebrate the holidays of Rosh Hashanah, Sukkot, Chanukah, Purim, and Passover

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Product Description: Krantz paints a rich portrait of Jewish life in Colorado during the 1880s, combining fictional characters with real ones.

Hardcover:

9780827605527 | Jewish Pubn Society, June 1, 1995, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Growing up in Colorado in the 1880s and 1890s, Sally finds that her Jewish faith has a significant effect on her social standing and her life in general

Paperback:

9780827605718 | Jewish Pubn Society, July 1, 1998, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Krantz paints a rich portrait of Jewish life in Colorado during the 1880s, combining fictional characters with real ones.

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Provides a colorful and exciting tale of Jewish immigrant life in America in the 1930s as a young girl experiences temple on the night of Simchas Torah with her Zaydeh.
By Marjorie Priceman (illustrator) and Elsa Okon Rael

School and Library:

9780689804519 | Simon & Schuster, September 1, 1997, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: While staying with her grandparents in New York City in the mid-1930s, eight-year-old Zeesie joins in the celebration of Simchat Torah and sees a different side of her stern grandfather

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Rebelling against the members of his community who scorn his teacher, Mr. Carr, an AIDS patient, Jason almost abandons his goal of becoming a concert violinist but decides to continue after Mr. Carr tells him just how important dreams truly are.

School and Library:

9780689800337 | Simon & Schuster, May 1, 1996, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Jason, a nine-year-old Jewish boy, pursues his dream of becoming a great violinist even as he deals with disappointments and deaths of loved ones

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During the summer of 1957 when both their dogs are poisoned, twelve-year-old Jeff must come to terms with his own Jewish identity and with his best friend's brutality and prejudice

Hardcover:

9780399227585 | Philomel Books, April 1, 1996, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: During the summer of 1957 when both their dogs are poisoned, twelve-year-old Jeff must come to terms with his own Jewish identity and with his best friend's brutality and prejudice

Told to make a Pilgrim doll for the Thanksgiving display at school, Molly is embarassed when her mother tries to help her out by creating a doll dressed as she herself was dressed before leaving Russia to seek religious freedom.

Hardcover:

9780688021030 | Lothrop Lee & Shepard, August 1, 1983, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Molly, the daughter of Russian immigrants, teaches her classmates something about pilgrims and the true meaning of Thanksgiving

Paperback:

9780688162801, titled "Molly's Pilgrim" | Revised edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, September 1, 1998), cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Molly is told to make a Pilgrim doll for the Thanksgiving display at school and she is embarassed when her mother tries to help by creating a doll dressed as she herself was dressed before leaving Russia to seek religious freedom.
9780440410577, titled "Molly's Pilgrim" | Reprint edition (Yearling Books, September 1, 1993), cover price $3.50 | About this edition: Molly, the daughter of Russian immigrants, teaches her classmates something about pilgrims and the true meaning of Thanksgiving
9780553158335, titled "Molly's Pilgrim" | Yearling Books, October 1, 1990, cover price $3.50 | About this edition: Molly, the daughter of Russian immigrants, teaches her classmates something about pilgrims and the true meaning of Thanksgiving

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780788711206, titled "Molly's Pilgrim" | Unabridged edition (Recorded Books, December 1, 1997), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: A modern Thanksgiving classic about an immigrant girl who comes to identify with the story of the Pilgrims, as she seeks religious freedom and a home in a new land.

School and Library:

9780688162795, titled "Molly's Pilgrim" | Revised edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, October 1, 1998), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Molly, the daughter of Russian immigrants, teaches her classmates something about pilgrims and the true meaning of Thanksgiving

Library:

9780688021047, titled "Molly's Pilgrim" | William Morrow & Co, August 1, 1983, cover price $15.93 | About this edition: Molly, the daughter of Russian immigrants, teaches her classmates something about pilgrims and the true meaning of Thanksgiving

Reinforced:

9780606250917, titled "Molly's Pilgrim" | Demco Media, September 1, 2002, cover price $12.50 | About this edition: Molly, the daughter of Russian immigrants, teaches her classmates something about pilgrims and the true meaning of Thanksgiving
9780606047487, titled "Molly's Pilgrim" | Demco Media, September 1, 1996, cover price $9.97 | About this edition: Molly, the daughter of Russian immigrants, teaches her classmates something about pilgrims and the true meaning of Thanksgiving

Prebinding:

9780833560520, titled "Molly's Pilgrim" | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $13.55 | About this edition: Molly, the daughter of Russian immigrants, teaches her classmates something about pilgrims and the true meaning of Thanksgiving
9780606156363, titled "Molly's Pilgrim" | Turtleback Books, January 1, 1996, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: Molly, the daughter of Russian immigrants, teaches her classmates something about pilgrims and the true meaning of Thanksgiving

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A Jewish father remembers that when he was ten years old Cantor Jacobs helped him into new understandings of ideas as big as time.
By Bruce H. Siegel and Joshua Siegel (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781881283140 | Alef Design Group, September 1, 1995, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: A Jewish father remembers that when he was ten years old Cantor Jacobs helped him into new understandings of ideas as big as time.

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At the beginning of the twentieth century a Jewish family leaves Poland and makes the sociological and economic adjustment to life in the New World.

Hardcover:

9781560622628 | Cis Pub, June 1, 1994, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: At the beginning of the twentieth century a Jewish family leaves Poland and makes the sociological and economic adjustment to life in the New World.

Paperback:

9781560622635 | Cis Pub, June 1, 1994, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: At the beginning of the twentieth century a Jewish family leaves Poland and makes the sociological and economic adjustment to life in the New World.

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Six short stories, including 'Frail Bridge' and 'Inscriptions in Stone,' portray the Jew and the adolescent as an outsider in a variety of situations and settings

Hardcover:

9780670737246 | Viking Pr, April 1, 1982, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Six short stories, including 'Frail Bridge' and 'Inscriptions in Stone,' portray the Jew and the adolescent as an outsider in a variety of situations and settings

Paperback:

9780449700709 | Reprint edition (Fawcett Books, October 1, 1983), cover price $1.95 | About this edition: Six short stories, including 'Frail Bridge' and 'Inscriptions in Stone,' portray the Jew and the adolescent as an outsider in a variety of situations and settings

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