Jewish Values: New World Waiting

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Publication Year: 
2007
Number of Pages: 
188 p.
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Set in Pittsburgh in 1906, this historical novel portrays the author Willa Cather as a high school teacher. The main character is a fifteen year old Jewish immigrant whose adaptation to American ways is shown, along with that of her family. The cast of characters is multicultural and many interesting historical facts, like the founding of free libraries by Andrew Carnegie, are integrated into the plot.
ISBN: 
13: 978-0-97447-155-6; 10: 0-97447-155-0
Book ID: 
1114
Sydney Taylor Winner: 
No