Jewish Values: Nickel, a Trolley, a Treasure House, A

Publisher: 
Publication Year: 
2007
Number of Pages: 
32 p.
Note: 
Lionel, a Jewish immigrant boy who loves to draw, is encouraged by his teacher when she takes him for a nickel ride on the trolley to a treasure house, the Metropolitan Museum of Art. His initial trepidations about such an unusual trip are overcome when he views with awe the art treasures of the museum and finds affirmation for his own artistic endeavors. This pleasant look at immigrant life in New York is enhanced by outstanding illustrtions.
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Book ID: 
1132
Sydney Taylor Winner: 
No