Jewish Values: Faraway Summer

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Place of Publication: 
New York
Publication Year: 
1998
Number of Pages: 
155 p.
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In 1910, orphaned twelve year old "Dossi" (Hadassah) Rabinowitz is sent by the Fresh Air Fund for a vacation on a Vermont farm. During her two week stay her horizons widen while her hosts, a Protestant family, make some discoveries, too. The story emphasizes the hopeful aspects of the immigrant experience and the commonalities among American groups. The sequel is entitled Dear Emma (Morrow 2002).
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ISBN: 
688153348
Book ID: 
90
Sydney Taylor Winner: 
No