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You'll Miss Me When I'm Gone Solomon, Rachel Lynn 2018 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School DISEASE, FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, IDENTITY, MOTHERS, SISTERS 2 018 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, RESPECT/KAVOD, TRUTH / EMET
Queen of Secrets Meyerhoff, Jenny 2011 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ESTHER (BIBLICAL FIGURE), IDENTITY, MEGILLOT ESTHER, SCHOOL STORIES 2 010 p. HONORING THE DEAD/KAVOD HA-MET, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
Life, After Littman, Sarah Darer 2011 Middle School (Grades 5-8) DISEASE, FATHERS, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION 2 010 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
Silver Cup, The Leeds, Constance 2007 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ARTISTS, CONVERSION TO CHRISTIANITY, FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, HISTORICAL FICTION 2 007 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA
Hello America Bitton-Jackson, Livia 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School AMERICANIZATION, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, REFUGEES, JEWISH 2 005 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Not the End of the World McCaughrean, Geraldine 2006 High School ANIMALS, BIBLE STORIES, FAMILY, NOAH (BIBLICAL FIGURE) 2 004 p. FAITH IN GOD/EMUNAH, KINDNESS TO ANIMALS/TZA'AR BA'ALEI HAYYIM, OBEDIENCE TO GOD, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Jewish Holidays All Year Round: A Family Treasury Cooper, Ilene, Savadier, Elivia 2002 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) Holidays 2 002 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, DWELLING IN A SUKKAH/LAYSHEV BASUKKAH, FASTING ON YOM KIPPUR/TOM TZOM, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT, REMEMBERING THE EXODUS FROM EGYPT/ZECHER LI-TZIAT MITZRAIM
I Never Saw Another Butterfly: Children's Drawings and Poems from Terezin Concentration Camp, 1942-1944; Expanded 2nd Ed. Volavkova, Hana 2010 Elementary (Grades 3-5) ART, ARTISTS, HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS, POETRY 1 993 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH
Summer of My German Soldier Greene, Bette 2004 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ABUSE, FAMILY, FATHERS, FRIENDSHIP, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - SOUTH, PARENTS, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 1 973 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, IMPULSE TOWARD EVIL/YETZER HA-RA, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
Book Thief, The Zusak, Markus 2006 High School - Adult BOOKS AND READING, DEATH, HITLER YOUTH, Holocaust, JEWS IN GERMANY, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 553 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, DECENT PERSON/MENSCH (Y), DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, FEEDING THE HUNGRY/HA'AKHALAT RE'EVIM, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM, LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD
I Lived on Butterfly Hill Agosin, Marjorie, White, Lee, O'Connor, E. M. 2014 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FAMILY, HISTORICAL FICTION 464 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Starglass North, Phoebe 2013 Middle School (Grades 5-8) FAMILY, SCIENCE FICTION 464 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH
One Is Not a Lonely Number Krieger, Evelyn 2010 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, ORTHODOX JUDAISM, SCHOOL STORIES 449 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GIVING THE BENEFIT OF THE DOUBT/DAN L'CHAF ZECHUT, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM
History of the Holocaust, A, Revised Edition Bauer, Yehuda, Diskind, Leah Malka 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - Adult ANTI-SEMITISM, GENOCIDE, Holocaust, JEWS IN EASTERN EUROPE, JEWS IN WESTERN EUROPE 432 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Librarian of Auschwitz, the Iturbe, Antonio, Thwaites, Lilit 2017 High School HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE 432 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Family for Frayda, A Levin, Menucha Chana 2014 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School COMMUNITY LIFE, FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP 430 p. COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Tamar Peet, Mal 2008 High School FATHERS, GRANDPARENTS, MYSTERY STORIES, SECRET AGENTS, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 424 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, NOT COVETING/LO TACHMOD, NOT MURDERING/LO TIRTZACH, RETSICHAH
The Berlin Boxing Club Sharenow, Robert 2013 High School ATHLETES, Holocaust, JEWS IN GERMANY, NAZISM 416 p. PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH, STRENGTH/KOACH
Anya and the Dragon Pasternack, Sofiya 2019 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Anti Semitism, FANTASY, JEWS IN EASTERN EUROPE 416 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, INDUSTRIOUSNESS, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, RESILIENCE, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH, SURVIVAL, JEWISH, WARDING OFF EVIL
Prisoner of Night and Fog Blankman, Anne 2014 High School - Adult ANTI-SEMITISM, HOLOCAUST - GERMANY 401 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT
Resistance Nielson, Jennifer 2018 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, HOLOCAUST - WARSAW GHETTO 400 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH
A Light in the Darkness : Janusz Korczak, his Orphans, and the Holocaust Marrin, Albert 2019 High School - Adult HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS, HOLOCAUST - WARSAW GHETTO, Holocaust Biography, JEWS IN POLAND 400 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, BEING CHEERFUL/SEVER PANIM YAFOT, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COMPASSION/RACHAMIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, OPTIMISM/GAMZU LE TOBAH, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH, RESILIENCE, SANCTIFYING HUMAN LIFE/KEDUSHAT HA-HAYIM, SELF SACRIFICE FOR THE SAKE OF MITZVAH/MESIRAS NEFESH, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH, STRENGTH/KOACH
Ceiling Made of Eggshells Levine, Gail Carson 2020 Middle School (Grades 5-8) HISTORICAL FICTION, Spanish Inquisition 400 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, WISE PERSON/CHACHAM
Turtle Boy Wolkenstein, M. Evan 2020 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ADOLESCENCE, FRIENDSHIP, GRATITUDE, PHYSICALLY DISABLED 400 p. BLESSINGS OF THANKS FOR PLEASURES GRANTED TO HUMANS/BIRCHOT HA - NEHENIN, VISITING THE SICK / BIKUR HOLIM
Hired Girl, the Schlitz, Laura Amy 2015 High School IDENTITY, JUDAISM 400 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH
JPS B'nai Mitzvah Torah Commentary Salkin, Rabbi Jeffrey K. 2017 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - Adult BAR MITZVAH, BAT MITZVAH, BIBLE.PENTATEUCH, PROPHETS, TORAH 398 p. STUDYING TORAH/TALMUD TORAH
AbarakaPOW Campbell, Isaiah, Perillo, Dave 2016 Middle School (Grades 5-8) HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - TEXAS, MAGIC 391 p. INDUSTRIOUSNESS
Something Remains Barth-Grozinger, Inge 2007 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, JEWS IN GERMANY, NAZISM 390 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Audacity Crowder, Melanie 2015 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Immigration, LABOR UNIONS 390 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Inquisitor's Tale: Or, The Three Magical Children and Their Holy Dog, The Gidwitz, Adam , Aly, Hatem 2016 HISTORY - MEDIEVAL, INQUISITION, JEWS IN FRANCE 384 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH
The Length of a String Weissman, Elissa Brent 2018 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ADOPTION, BAT MITZVAH, FAMILY, HOLOCAUST - REFUGEES AND D.P.'S, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE 384 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, PRIDE OF ANCESTRY/YACHSON, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH, TRUTH / EMET
Sisterland Newbery, Linda 2004 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ADOPTION, ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE, ARAB-JEWISH RELATIONS, ASSIMILIATION, DATING, DISEASE, FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, GRANDPARENTS, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - KINDERTRANSPORT, HOMOSEXUALITY, INTERETHNIC RELATIONS, INTERGENERATIONAL RELATIONS, JEWS IN ENGLAND, MOTHERS, NEO-NAZISM, OLD AGE, PARENTS, PREJUDICE, SISTERS    384 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING THE AGED/KIBUD ZEKAYNIM, NOT KEEPING SOMEONE IN IGNORANCE/LIFNEI IVER LO TITEN MICHSHOL, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, RESPECT/KAVOD, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES
Our Year of Maybe Solomon, Rachel Lynn 2019 High School ADOLESCENCE, FRIENDSHIP, HOMOSEXUALITY, IDENTITY, SEXUALITY 370 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, RESILIENCE
12 Before 13 Greenwald, Lisa 2018 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School BAT MITZVAH, CAMPS AND CAMPING, FRIENDSHIP 368 p. BEING CHEERFUL/SEVER PANIM YAFOT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, KEEPING COMMANDMENTS/NEDARIM
Serendipity's Footsteps Nelson, Suzanne 2015 High School CHILDREN - DISABLED, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, ORPHANS 368 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster Auxier, Jonathan Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ABUSE, ANTI-SEMITISM, FRIENDSHIP, GOLEM, ORPHANS 368 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COMPASSION/RACHAMIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, IMPULSE TOWARD EVIL/YETZER HA-RA, IMPULSE TOWARD GOOD/YETZER HA-TOV, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, INDUSTRIOUSNESS, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, RESILIENCE
In the Shadow of the Ark Provoost, Anne 1995 High School BIBLE STORIES, HISTORICAL FICTION, NOAH (BIBLICAL FIGURE) 368 p. HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, OBEDIENCE TO GOD, TAKING CARE OF ONE'S BODY/SHEMIRAT HAGUF
Nowhere Boy Marsh, Katherine 2018 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) CHILDREN - MORAL DEVELOPMENT, FRIENDSHIP 362 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV
Never Mind the Goldbergs Roth, Matthue 2005 High School ACTORS, IDENTITY, ORTHODOX JUDAISM, PARENTS 360 p. AVOIDING TEMPTATION, FREEDOM OF CHOICE/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, KEEPING COMMANDMENTS/NEDARIM, OBSERVING DIETARY LAWS/KASHRUT
Rose Under Fire Wein, Elizabeth 2013 High School - Adult HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS 360 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV
One Hundred and One Jewish Read Aloud Stories 2002 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) BIBLE STORIES, Biography, FOLKLORE, Holidays, LEGENDS, SHORT STORY COLLECTIONS 360 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT
Way Back, The Savit, Gavriel 2020 High School FANTASY, JEWS IN EASTERN EUROPE 360 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV
Inquistor's Apprentice, The Moriarty, Chris Elementary (Grades 3-5) FANTASY, JEWS IN NEW YORK - HISTORY, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY, SCIENCE FICTION, SUPERNATURAL STORIES 356 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
Someday we will fly DeWoskin, Rachel 2019 High School - Adult IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, Jews in China, JEWS IN POLAND 353 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, RESILIENCE, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Like no other LaMarche, Una 2014 Middle School (Grades 5-8) HASIDISM, INTERETHNIC RELATIONS, INTERFAITH RELATIONS 352 p. LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA
Blackbird Girls, The Blankman, Anne 2020 Middle School (Grades 5-8) Anti Semitism, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE 352 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, GENEROSITY/NEDIVUT, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH
Courage & Defiance: Stories of Spies, Saboteurs, and Survivors in WWII Denmark Hopkinson, Deborah 2015 High School HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, Holocaust-Denmark 352 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Honey on the Page: A Treasury of Yiddish Children's Literature Udel, Miriam 2020 YIDDISH LITERATURE 352 p. COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, FROM GENERATION TO GENERATION/ L'DOR VA-DOR
Splendor Arnold, Elana K. 2013 High School ADOLESCENCE, FRIENDSHIP, KABBALAH 352 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, FORGIVENESS/SELICHOT, KINDNESS TO ANIMALS/TZA'AR BA'ALEI HAYYIM
Refugee Gratz, Alan 2017 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - Adult HOLOCAUST - GERMANY, HOLOCAUST - REFUGEES AND D.P.'S 352 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra
Goy Crazy Schorr, Melissa 2007 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School DATING, INTERFAITH RELATIONS 352 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, SOUL SEARCHING/CHESHBON HA NEFESH
Storm Napoli, Donna Jo 2014 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School NOAH (BIBLICAL FIGURE) 350 p. SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Uprising Haddix, Margaret Peterson 2008 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - Adult HISTORICAL FICTION, LABOR UNIONS, Women 346 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV
Finding the Worm Goldblatt, Mark 2015 Middle School (Grades 5-8) BAR MITZVAH, SCHOOL 345 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, PURSUING PEACE/RODEF SHALOM, STUDYING TORAH/TALMUD TORAH
B.U.G.(BIG UGLY GUY) Yolen, Jane, Stemple, Adam 2013 High School BAR MITZVAH, GOLEM, Music 344 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH
B.U.G. : (Big Ugly Guy) Yolen, Jane, Stemple, Adam Middle School (Grades 5-8) FRIENDSHIP, GOLEM, IDENTITY, KLEZMER MUSIC 344 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH
Hush Chayil, Eshes 2010 High School - Adult ABUSE, CRIME AND CRIMINALS, ORTHODOX JUDAISM 343 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, HONORING THE DEAD/KAVOD HA-MET, NOT KEEPING SOMEONE IN IGNORANCE/LIFNEI IVER LO TITEN MICHSHOL, NOT PLACING A STUMBLING BLOCK/LO TITEYN MICHSHOL
Code Name Verity Wein, Elizabeth High School - Adult HISTORICAL FICTION, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, RESISTANCE MOVEMENTS 343 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV
Paper Hearts Wiviott, Meg 2015 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School BIRTHDAYS, FRIENDSHIP, HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS 342 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAITH IN GOD/EMUNAH
Life and Opinions of Amy Finawitz, The Toffler-Corrie, Laura 2010 Elementary (Grades 3-5) ADOLESCENCE, FRIENDSHIP, HUMOR, JEWS IN NEW YORK - HISTORY, ORTHODOX JUDAISM 339 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, HONORING THE AGED/KIBUD ZEKAYNIM, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES
Place at the Table, A Faruqi, Saadia, Shovan, Laura 2020 Middle School (Grades 5-8) AMERICANIZATION, Cooking, families, FRIENDSHIP, INTERETHNIC RELATIONS, PREJUDICE 336 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, FORGIVENESS/SELICHOT, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
Dancing in the Dark Bavati, Robyn Middle School (Grades 5-8) IDENTITY, ORTHODOX JUDAISM 336 p. FREEDOM OF CHOICE/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH
Chance: Escape from the Holocaust Shulevitz, Uri 2020 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ANTI-SEMITISM, ART, Biography, FAMILY, Holocaust, JEWS IN POLAND, JEWS IN THE FORMER SOVIET UNION 336 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, IMPULSE TOWARD EVIL/YETZER HA-RA, IMPULSE TOWARD GOOD/YETZER HA-TOV
If You Don't Have Anything Nice to Say Sales, Leila 2018 High School ADOLESCENCE, SCHOOL 336 p. DECENT PERSON/MENSCH (Y), GOSSIP, BAD SPEECH/LASHON HA-RA, GUARDING ONE'S TONGUE/SHEMIRAT HALASHON, REPENTANCE/TESHUVAH
Dollmaker of Krakow Romero, R. M. 2017 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES, JEWS IN POLAND, MAGIC 336 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra
Annexed Dogar, Sharon 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) FRANK, ANNE, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS 333 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Nest Ehrlich, Esther 2014 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FAMILY, MENTAL HEALTH 330 p. COMPASSION/RACHAMIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Crying Laughing Rubin, Lance 2019 High School BAT MITZVAH, FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, HUMOR 328 p. DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM, HONORING THE AGED/KIBUD ZEKAYNIM, REPENTANCE/TESHUVAH
Assignment, The Wiemer, Liza 2020 High School ANTI-SEMITISM, Holocaust Education, SCHOOL 322 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, SEEKING JUSTICE/DIRSHU MISHPAT
Bras and Broomsticks Mlynowski, Sarah 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) #N/A 320 p.
Skating with the Statue of Liberty Meyer, Susan Lynn 2016 Elementary (Grades 3-5) ANTI-SEMITISM, JEWS IN NEW YORK - HISTORY, AFRICAN AMERICAN-JEWISH RELATIONS, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION 320 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH
In the Neighborhood of True Carlton, Susan Kaplan 2019 High School - Adult ANTI-SEMITISM, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN NEW YORK - HISTORY, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - SOUTH 320 p. COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH, RESILIENCE, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH, SURVIVAL, JEWISH, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
Becoming Brianna Libenson, Terri 2020 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) BAT MITZVAH, FRIENDSHIP, Graphic Novel, INTERMARRIAGE 320 p. GOSSIP, BAD SPEECH/LASHON HA-RA, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO, RESILIENCE
All of Me Baron, Chris 2019 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ADOLESCENCE, BAR MITZVAH, EATING DISORDERS 320 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
The Princess, the Crone, and the Dung Cart Knight Morris, Gerald 2004 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ANTI-SEMITISM, FANTASY, HEROES, LEGENDS 320 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, HONORING THE DEAD/KAVOD HA-MET, MERCY, NOT TAKING REVENGE/LO TIKOM
Esther McKay, Sharon E. 2004 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, HISTORICAL FICTION, IDENTITY, JEWS IN CANADA, JEWS IN FRANCE 320 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, CLEAVING TO GOD/DEVEIKUT, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, FREEDOM OF CHOICE/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, GUARDING ONE'S TONGUE/SHEMIRAT HALASHON, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, PRIDE OF ANCESTRY/YACHSON, RELYING ON GOD/BITAHON, TAKING CARE OF ONE'S BODY/SHEMIRAT HAGUF
Ghost in Apartment 2R Markell, Denis 2019 Middle School (Grades 5-8) JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY, LEGENDS 320 p. RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES
Stars Will Guide You, The Walfish, Miriam 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES, JEWISH BRIGADE, JEWS IN ITALY 320 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, DECENT PERSON/MENSCH (Y), FAITH IN GOD/EMUNAH, MODESTY/TZENIUT, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
It's a Whole Spiel: Love, Latkes, and Other Jewish Stories Locke, Katherine, Silverman, Laura 2019 High School ADOLESCENCE, FRIENDSHIP, HOMOSEXUALITY, IDENTITY, SEXUALITY 320 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH
Prince William, Maximilian Mirsky, and Me Rahlens, Holly-Jane 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) BAT MITZVAH, FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, IDENTITY, JEWS IN GERMANY 320 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING THE AGED/KIBUD ZEKAYNIM, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT
Dreidels on the Brain Ben Izzy, Joel 2016 Hanukkah, FAMILY, MAGIC 318 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Celebrating with Jewish Crafts Ruzansky, Rebeca Edid 2008 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) - Adult CRAFTS, Holidays 316 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH
Beloved by All: Rav Avraham Pam - A Life of Kiddush Hashem Finkelman, Shimon 2008 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) Biography, RABBIS 315 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, RIGHTEOUSNESS/ TZEDEK, TZEDEKIM, SANCTIFYING GOD'S NAME/KIDDUSH HA-SHEM
This Is NOT the Abby Show Fisher, Debbie Reed 2016 Middle School (Grades 5-8) SCHOOL, SPECIAL EDUCATION 314 p. PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
Apprentice's Masterpiece, The Little, Melanie 2008 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School INQUISITION, ISLAM, JEWS IN SPAIN 310 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GUARDING ONE'S TONGUE/SHEMIRAT HALASHON, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, PRIDE OF ANCESTRY/YACHSON, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
Inconvenient Gelbwasser, Margie 2010 High School ALCOHOLISM, DATING, FAMILY, MOTHERS 305 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, LOSING FACE; HUMILIATION/HALBANAT PANIM
Threads and Flames Friesner, Esther 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) HISTORICAL FICTION, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN NEW YORK - HISTORY, LABOR UNIONS, SISTERS 304 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, DECENT PERSON/MENSCH (Y)
Text Messages: A Torah Commentary for Teens Salkin, Jeffrey K. 2012 High School ADOLESCENCE, Parshah, TORAH 304 p. DECENT PERSON/MENSCH (Y), STUDYING TORAH/TALMUD TORAH
Skating with the Statue of Liberty Meyer, Susan Lynn 2016 Middle School (Grades 5-8) AFRICAN AMERICANS, Immigration 304 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES
Weight of the Sky, The Sandell, Lisa Ann 1972 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FRIENDSHIP, IDENTITY, Israel, ISRAEL-KIBBUTZIM 304 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
Girl in the Torch , the Sharenow, Robert 2015 Middle School (Grades 5-8) Anti Semitism, Immigration, JEWS IN NEW YORK - HISTORY, JEWS IN THE FORMER SOVIET UNION 304 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, INDUSTRIOUSNESS
Village of Scoundrels Preus, Margi 2020 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, JEWS IN FRANCE, RESISTANCE MOVEMENTS, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 304 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH
Armstrong & Charlie Frank, Stephen B. 2017 Middle School (Grades 5-8) AFRICAN AMERICAN-JEWISH RELATIONS, FRIENDSHIP, RACE RELATIONS 304 p. BRINGING PEACE BETWEEN PEOPLE/HA VA'AT SHALOM BEIN ADAM LAHAVERO, LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA
Under a Red Sky Molnar, Haya Leah 2008 Middle School (Grades 5-8) COMMUNISM, FAMILY, IDENTITY 302 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT
Esperanza Feldbrand, Sarah 2014 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HISTORICAL FICTION, Spanish Inquisition 301 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, COMPASSION/RACHAMIM, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH
Sick kids in love Moskowitz, Hannah. 2019 High School - Adult ADOLESCENCE, DATING, INTERPERSONAL RELATIONS 300 p. BEING CHEERFUL/SEVER PANIM YAFOT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, CONTENTED PERSON/SAMAYACH B'CHELKO, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, LOVING AND HONORING OTHERS/OHEV VEH ET ZEH, OPTIMISM/GAMZU LE TOBAH, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
Daniel, Half Human, and the Good Nazi Chotjewitz, David 2004 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, FAMILY, Holocaust, IDENTITY, JEWS IN GERMANY, SCHOOL STORIES, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 298 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, DISILLUSIONMENT/AGMAT NEFESH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, LOSING FACE; HUMILIATION/HALBANAT PANIM
Gideon's People Meyer, Carolyn 2013 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FAMILY, FARMS AND FARMING, FATHERS, FRIENDSHIP, HISTORICAL FICTION, INTERFAITH RELATIONS 297 p. BRINGING PEACE BETWEEN PEOPLE/HA VA'AT SHALOM BEIN ADAM LAHAVERO, DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
Puzzle Pieces Altein, Chani 2008 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FRIENDSHIP, ORTHODOX JUDAISM, SCHOOL STORIES 296 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, FAITH IN GOD/EMUNAH
Auslander, The Dowswell, Paul 2011 Middle School (Grades 5-8) Holocaust 292 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH
Dave At Night Levine, Gail Carson 2004 Middle School (Grades 5-8) AFRICAN AMERICANS, AMERICANIZATION, ARTISTS, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN NEW YORK - HISTORY, ORPHANS 288 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, FREEDOM OF CHOICE/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA
Stories of Heaven and Earth: Bible Heroes in Contemporary Children's Literature Person, Diane G. 2005 Adult BIBLE STORIES, Bible, FOLKLORE, LEGENDS, MIDRASH 288 p.
Unexpected Detour and Other Stories, An Weinfeld, Chaya Baila 2001 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Holidays, SHORT STORY COLLECTIONS 288 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, DWELLING IN A SUKKAH/LAYSHEV BASUKKAH, FAITH IN GOD/EMUNAH, FASTING ON YOM KIPPUR/TOM TZOM, GOD'S LOVE FOR THE WORLD/AHAVAT HA-SHEM LA-OLAM, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, KEEPING COMMANDMENTS/NEDARIM, LOVE FOR TORAH, LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD, LOVING ALL OF GOD'S CREATION, LOVING GOD/AHAVAT HA-SHEM, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT, REPAIRING THE WORLD/TIKKUN OLAM, REPENTANCE/TESHUVAH
Almost Autumn Kaurin, Marianne, Hedger, Rosie 2017 High School HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, Jews in Norway 288 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT
Devora Doresh Mysteries, The Hubner, Carol Korb 2007 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) MYSTERY STORIES 288 p. LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD
Fleabrain Loves Franny Rocklin, Joanne 2014 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) FRIENDSHIP, HISTORICAL FICTION 288 p. COMPASSION/RACHAMIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, VISITING THE SICK / BIKUR HOLIM
Rachel's Hope Sanders, Shelly 2014 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Immigration, UNITED STATES - HISTORY 288 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Y. A. D. Investigators 2 Wisemon, Tamar, Katz, Tova 2007 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FRIENDSHIP, Holidays, MYSTERY STORIES 288 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT
Twerp Goldblatt, Mark 2013 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ADOLESCENCE, FRIENDSHIP, SCHOOL 288 p. FORGIVENESS/SELICHOT, NOT PLACING A STUMBLING BLOCK/LO TITEYN MICHSHOL, REPENTANCE/TESHUVAH
Subject to Change Nesbitt, Karen 2017 High School FAMILY, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, HOMOSEXUALITY 288 p. LOVING AND HONORING OTHERS/OHEV VEH ET ZEH, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Fighter, The Greif, Jean-Jacques 2007 High School HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS, JEWS IN FRANCE 288 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV
Malka Pressler, Mirjam 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FAMILY, HISTORICAL FICTION, Holocaust, MOTHERS 286 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH
River Nayman, Shira 2020 High School FAMILY, INTERGENERATIONAL RELATIONS, persecutions, time travel 285 p. FROM GENERATION TO GENERATION/ L'DOR VA-DOR, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Chosen, The Potok, Chaim 2006 High School - Adult FATHERS, FRIENDSHIP, HASIDISM 284 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, FREEDOM OF CHOICE/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, LOVE FOR TORAH, LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD, SAINTLY PERSON/TZADIK
Spy with the Red Balloon, The Locke, Katherine 2018 High School MAGIC, time travel, UNITED STATES - HISTORY - WORLD WAR II 284 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT
Facing the Music Vogiel, Eva 1998 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FRIENDSHIP, Music, MUSICIANS, SCHOOL STORIES, SISTERS 284 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, HONORING TEACHERS/KIBBUD MORIM, NOT KEEPING SOMEONE IN IGNORANCE/LIFNEI IVER LO TITEN MICHSHOL, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
Room In the Heart Levitan, Sonia 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, CHRISTIAN X ( KING OF DENMARK), FAMILY, HISTORICAL FICTION, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES, INTERFAITH RELATIONS, JEWS IN DENMARK, PARENTS 283 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, DECENT PERSON/MENSCH (Y), DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH, VISITING THE SICK / BIKUR HOLIM
Broken Strings Walters, Eric, Kacer, Kathy 2019 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) FAMILY, Grandparent-grandchild relationship, Holocaust 282 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, FROM GENERATION TO GENERATION/ L'DOR VA-DOR, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Shanghai Shadows Ruby, Lois 2006 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, BROTHERS, JEWS IN THE FAR EAST, REFUGEES, JEWISH, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 282 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Jewish Experience, The: 2,000 Years: A Collection of Significant Events Zakon, Nachman 2001 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School CIVILIZATION, JEWISH, HISTORY - ANCIENT, HISTORY - MEDIEVAL, HISTORY-MODERN 281 p. CLEAVING TO GOD/DEVEIKUT, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH
How to Ruin My Teenage Life Elkeles, Simone 2007 High School DATING, FATHERS, PARENTS 281 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
New Boy Houston, Julian 2006 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, CIVIL RIGHTS, PREJUDICE, SCHOOL STORIES 281 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, SEEKING JUSTICE/DIRSHU MISHPAT, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
Beni's War Stein, Tammar 2020 Middle School (Grades 5-8) FAMILY, ISRAEL - ARAB CONFLICT, ISRAEL - YOM KIPPUR WAR, WAR 280 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, RESILIENCE, RESORTING TO WAR AS A LAST RESULT/MILCHEMET CHOVAH
Walk the Dark Streets Baer, Edith 1998 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HISTORICAL FICTION, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - KRISTALLNACHT, JEWS IN GERMANY, PERSONAL NARRATIVES 280 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH
Ultimate Bar/Bat Mitzvah Celebration Book, The: A Guide to Inspiring Ceremonies and Joyous Festivals Weinrott, Lori 2004 Adult BAR MITZVAH, BAT MITZVAH, LIFE CYCLE 280 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, JOY, HAPPINESS/SIMCHAH
Without Tess Pixley, Marcella 2011 High School DEATH, FAMILY, MOURNING 280 p. COMFORTING MOURNERS/NICHUM AVEILIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Noah Green Saves the World Toffler-Corrie, Laura, Pamintuan, Macky 2020 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) BAR MITZVAH, CAMPS AND CAMPING, FRIENDSHIP, Grandparent-grandchild relationship, HUMOR 280 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
Invisible Chains Vogiel, Eva 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School CHILDREN - DISABLED, DISABILITY AWARENESS, FRIENDSHIP, SCHOOL STORIES, SISTERS, TEACHERS 280 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CRITICIZING CONSTRUCTIVELY/HOCHEACH TOCHEEACH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, LOVING GOD/AHAVAT HA-SHEM, NOT PLACING A STUMBLING BLOCK/LO TITEYN MICHSHOL, RESPECTING THE DISABLED, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH, WISE PERSON/CHACHAM
I Promise You Mermelstein, Yael 2016 Middle School (Grades 5-8) HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS 279 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Kid's Catalog of Israel, A, Revised Edition Burstein, Chaya 2006 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) Israel, ZIONISM 279 p. COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL
Glixman in a Fix Klempner, Rebecca 2017 Middle School (Grades 5-8) MENTAL HEALTH, Mystery 278 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Winter Horses, the Kerr, Philip 2014 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ANIMALS, HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES 278 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, KINDNESS TO ANIMALS/TZA'AR BA'ALEI HAYYIM
War Against God and His People, The: A Guide to the Holocaust for Young People Burstein, Shmuel 2001 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Holocaust, JEWS IN EASTERN EUROPE 278 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAITH IN GOD/EMUNAH, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, SANCTIFYING GOD'S NAME/KIDDUSH HA-SHEM, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH
Rachel's Promise Sanders, Shelly 2013 High School FRIENDSHIP, Immigration, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 278 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Hidden on the Mountain: Stories of Children Sheltered from the Nazis in Le Chambon Ruelle, Karen Gray 2007 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - HIDDEN CHILDREN, JEWS IN FRANCE 275 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, RIGHTEOUSNESS/ TZEDEK, TZEDEKIM, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
Jewish Family Fun Book, The: Holiday Projects, Everyday Activities, and Travel Ideas with Jewish Themes Sarig, Roni, Katz, Avi 2003 Preschool - Adult ARTS AND CRAFTS, COOKBOOKS, CRAFTS, CUSTOMS AND CEREMONIES, DANCING, FAMILY, GAMES, Holidays, IDENTITY, MUSEUMS, TRAVEL 274 p. COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH
Leap Zalben, Jane Breskin 2008 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School DISEASE, FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP 272 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, TAKING CARE OF ONE'S BODY/SHEMIRAT HAGUF, VISITING THE SICK / BIKUR HOLIM
Abby Tried and True Gephart, Donna 2021 Middle School (Grades 5-8) FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, MENTAL HEALTH 272 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, VISITING THE SICK / BIKUR HOLIM
Recommended for You Silverman, Laura 2020 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, IDENTITY 272 p. OPTIMISM/GAMZU LE TOBAH, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
Death by toilet paper Gephart, Donna 2014 Middle School (Grades 5-8) FAMILY, MOURNING 272 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM, HONORING THE AGED/KIBUD ZEKAYNIM
Key Is Lost, The Vos, Ida, Edelstein, Terese 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HISTORICAL FICTION, HOLOCAUST - HIDDEN CHILDREN, IMAGINATION, SISTERS 272 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
Letters from Cuba Behar, Ruth 2020 Middle School (Grades 5-8) COMMUNITY LIFE, CUSTOMS AND CEREMONIES, FAMILY, IDENTITY 272 p. PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES
Intentions Heiligman, Deborah 2012 High School ADOLESCENCE, DATING, FAMILY, IDENTITY, IMMORTALITY, RESPONSIBILITY 272 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, HONESTY/EMET, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, NOT STEALING/LO TIGNOV
Tell Me Another Morning Berger, Zdena 2007 High School FRIENDSHIP, Holocaust, PERSONAL NARRATIVES 272 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Long Summer Nights Appelfeld, Aharon, Mintzi, Vali, Green, Jeffrey 2019 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Anti Semitism, HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES, JEWS IN THE SOVIET UNION, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 272 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Masters of silence Kacer, Kathy 2019 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HOLOCAUST - GERMANY, HOLOCAUST - HIDDEN CHILDREN, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, JEWS IN GERMANY, RESISTANCE MOVEMENTS 272 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Irena's Children: Younger Readers Edition; A Story of Courage Mazzeo, Tilar J., Farrell, Mary Cronk 2016 HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES 272 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT
What the Night Sings Stamper, Vesper 2018 High School HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS, HOLOCAUST - REFUGEES AND D.P.'S, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, ISRAEL - IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, MUSICIANS 271 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, INDUSTRIOUSNESS, OPTIMISM/GAMZU LE TOBAH, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO, PRIDE OF ANCESTRY/YACHSON, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Invisible Me Caton, Tzipi 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) DISEASE, FAMILY, ORTHODOX JUDAISM 271 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
Making the Bible Modern: Children's Bibles and Jewish Education in Twentieth Century America Gold, Penny Schine 2006 Adult BIBLE STORIES, Bible, Education 269 p.
Jewish Story Finder, The: A Guide to 363 Tales Listing Subjects and Sources Elswit, Sharon Barcan 2006 Adult FOLKLORE, LEGENDS, STORY TELLING 268 p.
Cats of J-Town: A Clash of Colonies, The Karp, Raphael N. 2014 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANIMALS, Israel 267 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, HONORING TEACHERS/KIBBUD MORIM, LEADERSHIP / MANHIGUT, RESORTING TO WAR AS A LAST RESULT/MILCHEMET CHOVAH
Simon Says Griffis, Molly Levite 2004 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ANTI-SEMITISM, FRIENDSHIP, Holocaust, IDENTITY, MYSTERY STORIES, PREJUDICE 264 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, GIVING THE BENEFIT OF THE DOUBT/DAN L'CHAF ZECHUT, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Becoming Holmes: The Boy Sherlock Holmes: His Final Case Peacock, Shane 2014 Middle School (Grades 5-8) CRIME AND CRIMINALS, HEROES, JEWS IN ENGLAND 264 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV
Light Years Stein, Tammar 2005 High School DATING, DEATH, FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, Israel, ISRAEL-TERRORISTS, ARAB 263 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GIVING THE BENEFIT OF THE DOUBT/DAN L'CHAF ZECHUT, SOUL SEARCHING/CHESHBON HA NEFESH, TAKING CARE OF ONE'S BODY/SHEMIRAT HAGUF
Into the Fire Walfish, Miriam 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HISTORICAL FICTION, WORLD WAR I, 1914-19 262 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, FAITH IN GOD/EMUNAH, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL
Singing Mountain, The Levitan, Sonia 1998 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School BAAL TESHUVAH, FAMILY, IDENTITY, Israel 261 p. DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, LOVING AND HONORING OTHERS/OHEV VEH ET ZEH, LOVING GOD/AHAVAT HA-SHEM, REPENTANCE/TESHUVAH
Feast of Fools Crowley, Bridget 1994 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ANTI-SEMITISM, CATHOLIC CHURCH, CRIME AND CRIMINALS, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN ENGLAND, MYSTERY STORIES 261 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CLEAVING TO GOD/DEVEIKUT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, IMPULSE TOWARD GOOD/YETZER HA-TOV, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, NOT BEARING FALSE WITNESS/AYD SHAHKEYR, NOT COVETING/LO TACHMOD, NOT MURDERING/LO TIRTZACH, RETSICHAH, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA
Secret Fiend, The: The Boy Sherlock Holmes, His 4th Case Peacock, Shane 1986 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ANTI-SEMITISM, JEWS IN ENGLAND, MYSTERY STORIES 260 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO
Hoopla Under the Huppah Weinstein, Dori 2017 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ADOLESCENCE, FAMILY, HUMOR, WEDDINGS 259 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, JOY, HAPPINESS/SIMCHAH
Katarina Winter, Kathryn 1998 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School CHRISTIANITY, Holocaust, IDENTITY, IMAGINATION, JEWS IN SLOVAKIA 257 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Other Half of Life, The Whitney, Kim Ablon 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ANTI-SEMITISM, HISTORICAL FICTION, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - REFUGEES AND D.P.'S, NAZISM 256 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH
Gottika Becker, Helaine, Griggs-Burr, Alexander 2014 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FANTASY, GOLEM, SCIENCE FICTION 256 p. HONORING THE DEAD/KAVOD HA-MET, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH, REPAIRING THE WORLD/TIKKUN OLAM
I Will Plant You a Lilac Tree: A Memoir of a Schinlder's List Survivor Hillman, Laura 1981 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, Biography, FAMILY, HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS, JEWS IN GERMANY, PERSONAL NARRATIVES 256 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Playing for the Commandant Zail, Suzy 2014 Middle School (Grades 5-8) HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS 256 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT
Rachel's Secret Sanders, Shelly Middle School (Grades 5-8) ANTI-SEMITISM, EASTERN EUROPE-SOCIAL LIFE AND CUSTOMS, JEWS IN THE FORMER SOVIET UNION 256 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, HONESTY/EMET, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA
Other Half of Life, The Norton, James 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ANTI-SEMITISM, GENOCIDE, Holocaust, JEWS IN GERMANY 256 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra
The Sound of Freedom Kacer, Kathy 2018 Middle School (Grades 5-8) HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, Israel, MUSICIANS 256 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, SANCTIFYING HUMAN LIFE/KEDUSHAT HA-HAYIM, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH
Anne Frank and the Children of the Holocaust Lee, Carol Ann 2007 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, Biography, FRANK, ANNE, Holocaust, NAZISM 256 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Things a Brother Knows, The Reinhardt, Dana 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) BROTHERS, FAMILY, WAR 256 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, REPAIRING THE WORLD/TIKKUN OLAM, SOUL SEARCHING/CHESHBON HA NEFESH
This Is Just a Test Rosenberg, Madelyn, Shang, Wendy Wan-Long 2017 BAR MITZVAH, Grandmothers, Grandparent-grandchild relationship, INTERMARRIAGE 256 p. HONORING THE AGED/KIBUD ZEKAYNIM, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, STUDYING TORAH/TALMUD TORAH
Hidden Like Anne Frank: 14 True Stories of Survival Prins, Marcel, Steenhuis, Peter Henk, Watkinson, Laura 2014 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HOLOCAUST - HIDDEN CHILDREN, JEWS IN HOLLAND 256 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, INDUSTRIOUSNESS, OPTIMISM/GAMZU LE TOBAH
Cures for Heartbreak Rabb, Margo 2007 High School DEATH, DISEASE, MOURNING, PARENTS 256 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING THE DEAD/KAVOD HA-MET, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Six-Day Hero, the Stein, Tammar 2017 ISRAEL - HISTORY, ISRAEL - ARAB CONFLICT, WAR, FAMILY 256 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, RESILIENCE, RESORTING TO WAR AS A LAST RESULT/MILCHEMET CHOVAH
Sam I Am Cooper, Ilene 2004 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) DATING, FAMILY, GOD, INTERMARRIAGE, SCHOOL 256 p. DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES, SOUL SEARCHING/CHESHBON HA NEFESH
My Basmati Bat Mitzvah Freedman, Paula J. 2013 Middle School (Grades 5-8) BAT MITZVAH, FRIENDSHIP, INTERFAITH RELATIONS 256 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES
To Look a Nazi in the Eye: A Teen's Account of a War Criminal Trial Kacer, Kathy, Lebowitz, Jordana 2017 High School - Adult HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, HOLOCAUST - WAR CRIMES - TRIALS 256 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT
Be Not Far From Me: The Oldest Love Story: Legends From the Bible Kimmel, Eric A., Diaz, David 1998 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School BIBLE STORIES, LEGENDS, MIDRASH 256 p. AWE,REVERENCE/YIRAH, CLEAVING TO GOD/DEVEIKUT, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, GOD'S LOVE FOR THE WORLD/AHAVAT HA-SHEM LA-OLAM, LOVING GOD/AHAVAT HA-SHEM, OBEDIENCE TO GOD, RELYING ON GOD/BITAHON
Smoke and Ashes, Revised and Expanded Rogasky, Barbara 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, GENOCIDE, Holocaust, NEO-NAZISM, PREJUDICE 256 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, NOT MURDERING/LO TIRTZACH, RETSICHAH, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA
Freefall Levine, Anna 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) Israel, ISRAEL-TERRORISTS, ARAB, WAR 256 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Girl with the Red Balloon, the Locke, Katherine 2017 COMMUNISM, JEWS IN GERMANY, MAGIC, time travel 256 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, RESILIENCE
The Nazi Hunters: How a Team of Spies and Survivors Captured the World's Most Notorious Nazi Bascomb, Neal Middle School (Grades 5-8) HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, HOLOCAUST - WAR CRIMES - TRIALS 256 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, ESTABLISHING A SYSTEM OF JUSTICE/SHOFTIM, SEEKING JUSTICE/DIRSHU MISHPAT, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH, STRENGTH/KOACH
JPS Illustrated Children's Bible Frankel, Ellen, Katz, Avi 2010 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) BIBLE STORIES 256 p. COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, LOVE FOR TORAH
Death in the Air: The Boy Sherlock Holmes, His 2nd Case Peacock, Shane 2009 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) CRIME AND CRIMINALS, MYSTERY STORIES 254 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO, SEEKING JUSTICE/DIRSHU MISHPAT
Ashes of Roses Auch, Mary Jane 2001 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ETHICS, HISTORICAL FICTION, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, INTERETHNIC RELATIONS, LABOR UNIONS 250 p. FREEDOM OF CHOICE/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, NOT PLACING A STUMBLING BLOCK/LO TITEYN MICHSHOL, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, SEEKING JUSTICE/DIRSHU MISHPAT
When I Was a Soldier Zenatti, Valerie 2003 High School FRIENDSHIP, Israel 250 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM
Eye of the Crow, The: The Boy Sherlock Holmes, His First Case Peacock, Shane 2008 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) CRIME AND CRIMINALS, MYSTERY STORIES 250 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO, SEEKING JUSTICE/DIRSHU MISHPAT
Beyond Lucky Aronson, Sarah 2011 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ADOLESCENCE, BAR MITZVAH, FRIENDSHIP, SCHOOL STORIES, sports 250 p. DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GIVING THE BENEFIT OF THE DOUBT/DAN L'CHAF ZECHUT
Blood Secret Lasky, Kathryn 2004 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, ASSIMILIATION, CATHOLIC CHURCH, CONVERSION TO CHRISTIANITY, FANTASY, HISTORICAL FICTION, IDENTITY, INQUISITION, INTERGENERATIONAL RELATIONS, JEWS IN SPAIN, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - WEST, MARRANOS 249 p. GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, OBSERVING DIETARY LAWS/KASHRUT, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT, PRIDE OF ANCESTRY/YACHSON, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR, SANCTIFYING GOD'S NAME/KIDDUSH HA-SHEM, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
When the War Is Over Attema, Martha 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HISTORICAL FICTION, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, JEWS IN HOLLAND, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 247 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA
Cursing Columbus Tal, Eve 2008 Middle School (Grades 5-8) CRIME AND CRIMINALS, FAMILY, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY 246 p. LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT
My Life with the Lincolns Brandeis, Gayle 1968 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) CIVIL RIGHTS, FAMILY 246 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM
Life and Death of Adolf Hitler, The Giblin, James Cross 2002 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, Biography, GENOCIDE, Holocaust, TOTALITARIANSIM, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 246 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra
Love From Your Friend, Hannah Skolsky, Mindy Warshaw 1999 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - EAST, UNITED STATES - HISTORY - DEPRESSION 246 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, CRITICIZING CONSTRUCTIVELY/HOCHEACH TOCHEEACH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, REPAIRING THE WORLD/TIKKUN OLAM, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES
Thanks to My Mother Rabinovici, Schoschana 1998 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS, MOTHERS, PERSONAL NARRATIVES 246 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM
King of Mulberry Street, The Napoli, Donna Jo 2005 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) AMERICANIZATION, FRIENDSHIP, HISTORICAL FICTION, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN ITALY, JEWS IN NEW YORK - HISTORY, ORPHANS 245 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, BEING CHEERFUL/SEVER PANIM YAFOT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, GUARDING ONE'S TONGUE/SHEMIRAT HALASHON, INDUSTRIOUSNESS, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, OBSERVING DIETARY LAWS/KASHRUT, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Along the Tracks Bergman, Tamar 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ANTI-SEMITISM, Holocaust, HOMELESS PEOPLE, JEWS IN THE SOVIET UNION 245 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH
Becoming a Bat Mitzvah: A Treasury of Stories Weiss, Arnine Cumsky 2006 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School BAT MITZVAH 244 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, RESPECTING THE DISABLED
Burglar and Other Stories, The Lazewnik, Libby 2005 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ADOLESCENCE, FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, INTERPERSONAL RELATIONS, SHORT STORY COLLECTIONS 244 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT
Kids' Catalog of Passover, The: A Worldwide Celebration of Stories, Songs, Customs, Crafts, Food, and Fun Schwartz, Cherie Karo 2003 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) - High School Holidays, Passover, SEDER 244 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, REMEMBERING THE EXODUS FROM EGYPT/ZECHER LI-TZIAT MITZRAIM
Lucky Broken Girl Behar, Ruth 2017 Middle School (Grades 5-8) Biography, FAMILY, Immigration 243 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, SOUL SEARCHING/CHESHBON HA NEFESH, STRENGTH/KOACH, VISITING THE SICK / BIKUR HOLIM
Endless Steppe, The: Growing Up in Siberia Hautzig, Esther 2010 Elementary (Grades 3-5) ANTI-SEMITISM, COMMUNISM, FAMILY, Holocaust, JEWS IN THE SOVIET UNION 243 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM, HONORING THE AGED/KIBUD ZEKAYNIM
Bat Mitzvah Club, The: Debbie's Story Meiseles, Shayna 2001 Middle School (Grades 5-8) BAT MITZVAH, FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, SCHOOL STORIES, sports, TEACHERS 243 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING WOMEN/KEVOD NASHIM, LOVING GOD/AHAVAT HA-SHEM, MODESTY/TZENIUT
Not Your All-American Girl Shang, Wendy Wan-Long, Rosenberg, Madelyn 2020 Middle School (Grades 5-8) FRIENDSHIP, GRANDPARENTS, INTERFAITH RELATIONS, INTERGENERATIONAL RELATIONS 243 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, FROM GENERATION TO GENERATION/ L'DOR VA-DOR
Lost Davies, Jacqueline 2009 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HISTORICAL FICTION, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY, MYSTERY STORIES 242 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH
The Boy on the Wooden Box: How the Impossible Became Possible . . . on Schindler's List Leyson, Leon 2014 Middle School (Grades 5-8) HOLOCAUST - HIDDEN CHILDREN, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE 240 p. AFFIXING A MEZUZAH/LIKBOA MEZUZAH, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, IMPULSE TOWARD GOOD/YETZER HA-TOV, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA
Viva, Rose! Krawitz, Susan 2017 JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - WEST 240 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO
Stones on a Grave Kacer, Kathy 2015 High School HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS, HOLOCAUST - GERMANY, ORPHANS 240 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Lauren Yanofsky Hates the Holocaust Lieberman, Leanne 2013 High School FRIENDSHIP, Holocaust, SCHOOL 240 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Make Your Own Bar/Bat Mitzvah: A Personal Approach to Creating a Meaningful Rite of Passage Milgram, Goldie 2004 Elementary (Grades 3-5) BAR MITZVAH, BAT MITZVAH, LIFE CYCLE 240 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT
Genevieve's War Giff, Patricia Reilly, Stadtlander, Becca 2017 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) Grandparent-grandchild relationship, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 240 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, HONORING HUMAN BEINGS/KEVOD HA-BERIOT
All Three Stooges Perl, Erica S. 2018 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) BAT MITZVAH, Comedy, DEATH, FRIENDSHIP 240 p. BEING CHEERFUL/SEVER PANIM YAFOT, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, CONTENTED PERSON/SAMAYACH B'CHELKO, HONORING THE DEAD/KAVOD HA-MET, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, JOY, HAPPINESS/SIMCHAH, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH
Pickpocket's Tale, A Schwabach, Karen 2006 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) CRIME AND CRIMINALS, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY, ORPHANS 240 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, REDEEMING THE HOSTAGE/PIDYYON SH'VUYYIM
Games of Deception: The True Story of the First U.S. Olympic Basketball Team at the 1936 Olympics in Hitler's Germany Maraniss, Andrew 2019 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - Adult JEWS IN GERMANY, Jews in Sports 240 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, BEING CHEERFUL/SEVER PANIM YAFOT, BRINGING PEACE BETWEEN PEOPLE/HA VA'AT SHALOM BEIN ADAM LAHAVERO, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, IMPULSE TOWARD EVIL/YETZER HA-RA, IMPULSE TOWARD GOOD/YETZER HA-TOV, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, INDUSTRIOUSNESS, OPTIMISM/GAMZU LE TOBAH, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO, RESILIENCE, RESPECT/KAVOD, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH, STRENGTH/KOACH, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
Shining Star Altein, Chani 2010 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) DISEASE, FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, IDENTITY 240 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, HONORING WOMEN/KEVOD NASHIM, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
Mysterious Edge of the Heroic World, The Konigsberg, E. L. 2007 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ART, FRIENDSHIP, Holocaust, INTERGENERATIONAL RELATIONS, MYSTERY STORIES, NAZISM 240 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, GIVING THE BENEFIT OF THE DOUBT/DAN L'CHAF ZECHUT, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, TREATING THE WIDOW WITH KINDNESS/AL MANAH
Deep Sea Thor, Annika 2015 High School HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, JEWS IN AUSTRIA 240 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, INDUSTRIOUSNESS
Next Year in Israel Bridgeton, Sarah 2012 High School Israel, SCHOOL 240 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
Deep Sea Thor, Annika, Schenk, Linda [nid:50835] translator 2015 High School HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, JEWS IN AUSTRIA 240 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, INDUSTRIOUSNESS
Most Dangerous Thing, The Lieberman, Leanne 2017 High School FEMINISM, Grandparent-grandchild relationship, SEXUALITY 240 p. HONORING THE AGED/KIBUD ZEKAYNIM, HONORING WOMEN/KEVOD NASHIM, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
Jewish Dog, The Kravitz, Asher, Kessler, Michal 2015 High School ANIMALS, HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 239 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, KINDNESS TO ANIMALS/TZA'AR BA'ALEI HAYYIM
Jailbait Newman, Leslea 2006 High School - Adult ABUSE, SEXUALITY, YOUTH 239 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, TAKING CARE OF ONE'S BODY/SHEMIRAT HAGUF
Camp Wolf, Elaine 2012 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School CAMPS AND CAMPING, FAMILY, Holocaust 238 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Torah for Teens: Growing Up Spiritually with the Weekly Sidrah Cohen, Jeffrey M. 2009 High School PORTION OF THE WEEK, TORAH 238 p. COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, LOVE FOR TORAH
Sondra's Search Silvers, Ester Katz 2009 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - Adult ASSIMILIATION, BAAL TESHUVAH, IDENTITY, INTERDATING, INTERFAITH RELATIONS, JEWISH - CHRISTIAN RELATIONS, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - MIDWEST, JUDAISM AND CHRISTIANITY 238 p. LOVE FOR TORAH, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, PRIDE OF ANCESTRY/YACHSON, REPENTANCE/TESHUVAH, SOUL SEARCHING/CHESHBON HA NEFESH
Saying Goodbye: A Handbook for Teens Dealing with Loss and Mourning Liebermann, Miriam 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School DEATH, MOURNING 237 p. CARING FOR THE DEAD/CHESED SHEL EMET, COMFORTING MOURNERS/NICHUM AVEILIM, COMPASSION/RACHAMIM, HONORING THE DEAD/KAVOD HA-MET
Judaism Taitz, Emily 2007 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School JUDAISM 236 p. PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL
Five Books of Moses For Young People, The Cassway, Esta 2006 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) BIBLE STORIES, BIBLE.PENTATEUCH 235 p. LOVE FOR TORAH
How to Ruin a Summer Vacation Elkeles, Simone 2007 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FAMILY, FATHERS, Israel 234 p. COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, LOSING FACE; HUMILIATION/HALBANAT PANIM, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT
Yellow Star Roy, Jennifer Rozines 2006 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School GHETTOS, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS 234 p. COMPASSION/RACHAMIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Arab-Israeli Conflict, The Rackers, Mark 2004 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ARAB-JEWISH RELATIONS, ARABS, INTIFADA, Israel, ISRAEL - ARAB CONFLICT 234 p. DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH, RESORTING TO WAR AS A LAST RESULT/MILCHEMET CHOVAH
Louder Than Words Kacer, Kathy 2020 Middle School (Grades 5-8) HOLOCAUST - HIDDEN CHILDREN, HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES 233 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COMPASSION/RACHAMIM, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM
Long Trail Home, The Burkhart, Kiersi, Keyser, Amber 2017 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ANIMALS, ANTI-SEMITISM, FRIENDSHIP, IDENTITY, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - WEST 233 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF, KINDNESS TO ANIMALS/TZA'AR BA'ALEI HAYYIM, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
My Canary Yellow Star Wiseman, Eva 2002 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, Holocaust, JEWS IN EASTERN EUROPE 233 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
Year of Jewish Stories, A: 52 Tales for Children and Their Families Shubert, Samantha, Keiser, Tammy L. 2004 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FOLKLORE, Holidays, VALUES 232 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH
The Last Song Wiseman, Eva 2012 Middle School (Grades 5-8) CATHOLIC CHURCH, CONVERSION TO CHRISTIANITY, INQUISITION, JEWS IN SPAIN, MARRANOS 232 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, PRIDE OF ANCESTRY/YACHSON, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH
Anna and the Swallow Man Savit, Gavriel 2016 Holocaust-Poland, FRIENDSHIP 232 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM
Tutti's Promise Fishman, K. Heidi 2017 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FAMILY, Holocaust, JEWS IN HOLLAND 232 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH
Brooklyn Bridge Hesse, Karen 2008 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - High School HISTORICAL FICTION, HOMELESS PEOPLE, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY 231 p. COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, INDUSTRIOUSNESS
Oldest Bedtime Story Ever, The Morse, Benjamin 2012 Middle School (Grades 5-8) BIBLE STORIES, HISTORY - ANCIENT 231 p. STUDYING TORAH/TALMUD TORAH
Daughters of the Ark Morgan, Anna 2005 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ANTI-SEMITISM, ETHIOPIAN JEWS, HISTORICAL FICTION, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, ISRAEL - ANCIENT, REFUGEES, JEWISH 230 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, CLEAVING TO GOD/DEVEIKUT, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, LOVE FOR TORAH, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL
Your Eyes in Stars Kerr, M. E. 2006 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, FRIENDSHIP, HISTORICAL FICTION 229 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Klipfish Code, The Casanova, Mary 2007 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) RESISTANCE MOVEMENTS, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 228 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
Beyond courage: the untold story of Jewish resistance during the Holocaust. Rappaport, Doreen Middle School (Grades 5-8) HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE 228 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, IMPULSE TOWARD GOOD/YETZER HA-TOV, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH, SANCTIFYING HUMAN LIFE/KEDUSHAT HA-HAYIM, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH
Black Radishes Meyer, Susan Lynn 2011 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ANTI-SEMITISM, Holocaust, JEWS IN FRANCE, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 228 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV
Friend Or Foe? Vogiel, Eva 2001 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ANTI-SEMITISM, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, JEWISH - CHRISTIAN RELATIONS, MYSTERY STORIES, SCHOOL STORIES 228 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CLEAVING TO GOD/DEVEIKUT, FAITH IN GOD/EMUNAH, GOSSIP, BAD SPEECH/LASHON HA-RA, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM, IMPULSE TOWARD EVIL/YETZER HA-RA, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, NOT BEARING FALSE WITNESS/AYD SHAHKEYR
Dreams Come True Club, The Bloom, Tzivia 2005 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) FRIENDSHIP, Israel, VALUES 227 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM, HUMBLE, MODEST/ANAV, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA
Eva's Story: A Survivor's Tale by the Stepsister of Anne Frank Schloss, Eva 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) FRANK, ANNE, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, MOTHERS, PERSONAL NARRATIVES 226 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Guardian Angel House Clark, Kathy 2010 Elementary (Grades 3-5) HISTORICAL FICTION, HOLOCAUST - HIDDEN CHILDREN, SISTERS 225 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
The Children of Willesden Lane: A True Story of Hope and Survival During World War II (Young Readers Edition) Golabek, Mona, Sher, Emil, Cohen, Lee 2017 Middle School (Grades 5-8) HOLOCAUST - KINDERTRANSPORT, HOLOCAUST - REFUGEES AND D.P.'S, HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES 224 p. RESILIENCE, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO
Going Rogue (at Hebrew School) Breton, Casey 2020 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) FRIENDSHIP, IDENTITY, SCHOOL 224 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, DECENT PERSON/MENSCH (Y), INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, LOVING AND HONORING OTHERS/OHEV VEH ET ZEH, VISITING THE SICK / BIKUR HOLIM
Holocaust, The: Death Camps Roleff, Tamara L. 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS 224 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV
Milkweed Spinelli, Jerry 2004 High School ANTI-SEMITISM, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - WARSAW GHETTO, HOMELESS PEOPLE, JEWS IN POLAND, ORPHANS 224 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA
The Blood Lie Vernick, Shirley Reva 2011 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ANTI-SEMITISM, HISTORICAL FICTION, INTERFAITH RELATIONS 224 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, IGNORANT PERSON/AM HAARETZ
The Burksfield Bike Club 2: Lost and Found. Finkelstein, Chaim 2008 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FRIENDSHIP, MITZVOT 224 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT
Balcony on the Moon: Coming of Age in Palestine Barakat, Ibtisam 2017 High School PALESTINIANS 224 p. STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH
Religion In America Williams, Mary E. 1981 High School RELIGION 224 p. DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH
Kids Speak 10 Walder, Chaim, Benedict, Devorah 2018 Elementary (Grades 3-5) MIDDOT, MITZVOT 224 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT
Shadow Life: A Portrait of Anne Frank and Her Family Denenberg, Barry 2004 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, FAMILY, FRANK, ANNE, HISTORICAL FICTION, Holocaust, JEWS IN GERMANY, JEWS IN HOLLAND, SISTERS 224 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
With a Mighty Hand: The Story in the Torah Ehrlich, Amy, Nevins, Daniel 2013 Preschool - Adult BIBLE STORIES 224 p. COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, STUDYING TORAH/TALMUD TORAH
Watch Out for Flying Kids!: How Two Circuses, Two Countries, and Nine Kids Confront Conflict and Build Community Levinson, Cynthia 2015 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ARAB-JEWISH RELATIONS 224 p. BRINGING PEACE BETWEEN PEOPLE/HA VA'AT SHALOM BEIN ADAM LAHAVERO, INDUSTRIOUSNESS
I Have Lived a Thousand Years: Growing Up in the Holocaust Bitton-Jackson, Livia 2004 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS 224 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Juggling Act Millman, M. C. 2004 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FAMILY, FATHERS, HOMEMAKING, HUMOR, MOTHERS, WORKING PARENTS 223 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, SCHOLAR/TALMID CHACHAM, STUDYING TORAH/TALMUD TORAH
Wide Awake Levitan, David 2007 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FRIENDSHIP, HOMOSEXUALITY, POLITICS AND GOVERNMENT 221 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, REPAIRING THE WORLD/TIKKUN OLAM, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES
Jacob and the Mandolin Adventure Dublin, Anne 2021 Middle School (Grades 5-8) Canadian-Jewish books, Music, ORPHANS 220 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
White Bird: A Wonder Story Palacio, RJ 2019 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - Adult Grandmothers, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - HIDDEN CHILDREN, JEWS IN FRANCE 220 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Gifts to Treasure Greenberger, Tehilla, Cohen, Tod 2007 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FAMILY, FARMS AND FARMING, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - MIDWEST, MITZVOT 220 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, FEEDING THE HUNGRY/HA'AKHALAT RE'EVIM
Hebrew Kid and the Apache Maiden, The Avrech, Robert J. 2004 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ANTI-SEMITISM, FAMILY, FATHERS, HISTORICAL FICTION, INTERETHNIC RELATIONS, INTERFAITH RELATIONS, JEWISH - CHRISTIAN RELATIONS, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - WEST, NATIVE AMERICANS 220 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, FAITH IN GOD/EMUNAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, KEEPING ONE'S WORD/NEDARIM, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH, TREATING THE WIDOW WITH KINDNESS/AL MANAH
No Vacancy Cohen, Tziporah 2020 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) COMMUNITY LIFE, FAMILY 220 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Atlas of Jewish Communities, The: A Voyage Through History Leiman, Sondra 2003 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) CIVILIZATION, JEWISH, DIASPORA, HISTORY - ANCIENT, HISTORY - MEDIEVAL, HISTORY-MODERN, JEWISH CULTURE 218 p. COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH
Kids' Catalog of Hanukkah, The Adler, David A. 2004 Elementary (Grades 3-5) Hanukkah, Holidays 218 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH
Stealing Home Schwartz, Ellen 2006 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ADOPTION, ANTI-SEMITISM, ATHLETES, BASEBALL, FAMILY, GRANDPARENTS, ORPHANS, RACE RELATIONS, sports 217 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GIVING THE BENEFIT OF THE DOUBT/DAN L'CHAF ZECHUT, GOSSIP, BAD SPEECH/LASHON HA-RA, LOSING FACE; HUMILIATION/HALBANAT PANIM, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
It's My Party and I Don't Want to Go Panitch, Amanda 2020 Middle School (Grades 5-8) BAT MITZVAH, MENTAL HEALTH 216 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
Double Crossing Tal, Eve 2009 Middle School (Grades 5-8) FATHERS, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION 216 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL
Lily Pond, The Thor, Annika 2011 Middle School (Grades 5-8) HOLOCAUST - REFUGEES AND D.P.'S, JEWS IN HOLLAND 216 p. INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Anne Frank: Her Life in Words and Pictures Thor, Annika 2009 Elementary (Grades 3-5) Holocaust, SISTERS 215 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
Anne Frank: Her Life in Words and Pictures Tepper, Yona, Curiel, Gil-Ly Alon 2009 Preschool Israel 215 p. JOY, HAPPINESS/SIMCHAH
Nothing Here But Stones Oswald, Nancy 1994 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ANIMALS, FARMS AND FARMING, HISTORICAL FICTION, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - WEST 215 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, INDUSTRIOUSNESS, KINDNESS TO ANIMALS/TZA'AR BA'ALEI HAYYIM, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL, NOT PLACING A STUMBLING BLOCK/LO TITEYN MICHSHOL, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
What World Is Left Polak, Monique 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) FATHERS, HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS 215 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Anne Frank: Her Life in Words and Pictures Van Der Rol, Ruud 2010 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FRANK, ANNE, Holocaust, JEWS IN HOLLAND 215 p. REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Anne Frank: Her Life in Words and Pictures Rene, Alice 2010 High School FAMILY, HOLOCAUST - REFUGEES AND D.P.'S, PERSONAL NARRATIVES 215 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, FREEDOM OF CHOICE/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT
Anne Frank: Her Life in Words and Pictures Robson, David 2009 High School ANTI-SEMITISM, CONCENTRATION CAMPS, HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS 215 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra
Chaverim Boys Choir Live!, The Rosen, Chaya 1997 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) MITZVOT, MUSIC,VOCAL 214 p. COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT
Moxie Kid, The Ruby, Lois 2014 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FRIENDSHIP, OLD AGE HOMES, OLD AGE, IMAGINATION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - TEXAS 214 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, COMPASSION/RACHAMIM, HONORING THE AGED/KIBUD ZEKAYNIM, TRUTHFULNESS/DIBUR EMET
The Cure for Cold Feet Ain, Beth 2018 Elementary (Grades 3-5) ADOLESCENCE, SCHOOL STORIES 212 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
Bubby Karp, Senior Detective—Book One Walfish, Miriam., Ognarov, Evgeniy 2019 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) Grandmothers, MYSTERY STORIES 212 p. FORGIVENESS/SELICHOT
Jewish Lights Book of Fun Classroom Activities Sarig, Roni, Katz, Avi 2004 Preschool - High School ARTS AND CRAFTS, DANCING, GAMES, Music, SONGS 211 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH
The whole story of half a girl Hiranandani, Veera Middle School (Grades 5-8) ADOLESCENCE, FAMILY, FATHERS, INTERMARRIAGE 211 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM
Escape! The Story of the Great Houdini Fleischman, Sid 2007 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Biography, MAGIC 210 p. PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Night of the Burning, The Wulf, Linda Press 2006 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ANTI-SEMITISM, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN EASTERN EUROPE, ORPHANS, SISTERS 210 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
Stones In Water Napoli, Donna Jo 1998 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FRIENDSHIP, HOLOCAUST - SLAVE LABOR, JEWS IN ITALY, WAR, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 209 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, FEEDING THE HUNGRY/HA'AKHALAT RE'EVIM, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA
Vive la Paris! Codell, Esme Raji 1993 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FAMILY, Holocaust, SCHOOL STORIES 209 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Then Gleitzman, Morris 2011 Middle School (Grades 5-8) Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES 208 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH
Tropical Secrets: Holocaust Refugees in Cuba Engle, Margarita 2009 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Holocaust 208 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra
My So-Called Family Sheinmel, Courtney 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FAMILY, FATHERS 208 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONESTY/EMET
Bicycle Spy, The McDonough, Yona Zeldis 2016 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, JEWS IN FRANCE, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 208 p. PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
Hero Two Doors Down: A Story of Friendship Between a Boy and a Baseball Legend, The Robinson, Sharon 2016 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) AFRICAN AMERICAN-JEWISH RELATIONS, BASEBALL, FRIENDSHIP 208 p. LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES, SEEKING PEACE/REDIFAT SHALOM
Frost in the Night, A Baer, Edith 2010 Elementary (Grades 3-5) ANTI-SEMITISM, FAMILY, Holocaust, JEWS IN GERMANY 208 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH
Walk Till You Disappear Greene, Jacqueline Dembar, Sawyer, Odessa 2019 Middle School (Grades 5-8) CONVERSION TO CHRISTIANITY, CUSTOMS AND CEREMONIES, FRIENDSHIP, HISTORICAL FICTION 208 p. DEVOTION/KAVANAH, FAITH IN GOD/EMUNAH, HONORING HUMAN BEINGS/KEVOD HA-BERIOT, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
No One Must Know Wiseman, Eva 2005 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ANTI-SEMITISM, CATHOLIC CHURCH, FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, JEWS IN CANADA 208 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONESTY/EMET, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT
Benny Feldman's All-Star Klezmer Band Marks, Allison, Marks, Wayne 2020 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) KLEZMER MUSIC, SCHOOL, YIDDISH LANGUAGE 208 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
Family with Two Front Doors, The Ciddor, Anna 2018 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FAMILY, MARRIAGE, ORTHODOX JUDAISM 208 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT
Middle East, The Ojeda, Auriana 1995 High School - Adult ARAB-JEWISH RELATIONS, ISRAEL - ARAB CONFLICT, MIDDLE EAST, PALESTINE, TERRORISM 208 p.
Bridge to America Glaser, Linda 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ANTI-SEMITISM, FAMILY, HISTORICAL FICTION, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - MIDWEST, SHTETL 208 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, FEEDING THE HUNGRY/HA'AKHALAT RE'EVIM, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT
Someone Named Eva Wolf, Joan 2008 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Holocaust, IDENTITY 208 p. PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
The Bicycle Spy McDonough, Yona Zeldis 2016 HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, JEWS IN FRANCE 208 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT
Becoming RBG: Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Journey to Justice. Levy, Debbie, Gardner, Whitney 2019 Middle School (Grades 5-8) Biography, FEMINISM, HUMAN RIGHTS 208 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, ESTABLISHING A SYSTEM OF JUSTICE/SHOFTIM, HONORING WOMEN/KEVOD NASHIM, LEADERSHIP / MANHIGUT
Heeding the Call: Jewish Voices in America's Civil Rights Struggle Finkelstein, Norman H. 2004 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School AFRICAN AMERICAN-JEWISH RELATIONS, CIVIL RIGHTS 208 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, SEEKING JUSTICE/DIRSHU MISHPAT
Birdland Mack, Tracy 2004 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School BROTHERS, COMMUNITY LIFE, CONSOLATION, DEATH, FAMILY, FATHERS, FRIENDSHIP, HOMELESS PEOPLE, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY, MOTHERS, MOURNING, Music, PARENTS, POETRY 208 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, HONORING THE DEAD/KAVOD HA-MET, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, REPAIRING THE WORLD/TIKKUN OLAM
Book of Secrets, The Tonti, Mat 2020 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) BOOKS AND READING, FOLKLORE, MIDRASH, SIBLINGS 208 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FROM GENERATION TO GENERATION/ L'DOR VA-DOR, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL
Let Sleeping Dogs Lie Pressler, Mirjam 2008 High School FAMILY, FATHERS, GRANDPARENTS, Holocaust, NAZISM 207 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, NOT KEEPING SOMEONE IN IGNORANCE/LIFNEI IVER LO TITEN MICHSHOL, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT
Jewel and the Journey, The Walfish, Miriam 2009 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) HISTORICAL FICTION, IDENTITY, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, MYSTERY STORIES 205 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, LOVE FOR TORAH, LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
I Believe in...Christian, Jewish, and Muslim Young People Speak About Their Faith Gaskins, Pearl 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School CHRISTIANITY, COMPARATIVE RELIGION, ISLAM, JUDAISM 205 p. FAITH IN GOD/EMUNAH
Jeremiah's Promise: An Adventure in Modern Israel Roseman, Kenneth 2002 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ANTI-SEMITISM, ARCHEOLOGY, ASHKENAZIM, HISTORICAL FICTION, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, Israel, ISRAEL - ARAB CONFLICT, ISRAEL - IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, ISRAEL - INDEPENDENCE, ISRAEL - SOCIAL LIFE AND CUSTOMS, ISRAEL-KIBBUTZIM, REFORM JUDAISM, SEPHARDIM, Women, YOUTH ALIYAH, ZIONISM 205 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH, FREEDOM OF CHOICE/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Are You Alone On Purpose? Werlin, Nancy 2008 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School BAR MITZVAH, CHILDREN - DISABLED, DATING, DEATH, DISEASE, FATHERS, RABBIS, SISTERS 204 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, COMPASSION/RACHAMIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, RESPECTING THE DISABLED, TAKING CARE OF ONE'S BODY/SHEMIRAT HAGUF, VISITING THE SICK / BIKUR HOLIM
Ice Cream Town Arato, Rona 2007 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FAMILY, HISTORICAL FICTION, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY 204 p. AVOIDING TEMPTATION, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
To Hope and Back: The Journey of the St. Louis Kacer, Kathy Middle School (Grades 5-8) Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - REFUGEES AND D.P.'S 204 p. SURVIVAL, JEWISH
ScaVentures Jerusalem: The Experiential Guidebook. Tarlow, Tali Kaplinski 2018 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - Adult Israel 204 p. Love for Israel, PRIDE OF ANCESTRY/YACHSON
Adventures of Jeremy and Heddy Levi, The Ganz, Yaffa, Young, Mary O. 2003 Elementary (Grades 3-5) BAR MITZVAH, BAT MITZVAH, BROTHERS, FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, HUMOR, IDENTITY, SISTERS 204 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, BEING CHEERFUL/SEVER PANIM YAFOT, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, HONORING THE AGED/KIBUD ZEKAYNIM, JOY, HAPPINESS/SIMCHAH, KINDNESS TO ANIMALS/TZA'AR BA'ALEI HAYYIM, LOVING AND HONORING OTHERS/OHEV VEH ET ZEH, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, MINIMIZING SMALL TALK/MIYUT SICHAH, OBSERVING DIETARY LAWS/KASHRUT, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT, OPTIMISM/GAMZU LE TOBAH, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES, TREATING THE WIDOW WITH KINDNESS/AL MANAH, VISITING THE SICK / BIKUR HOLIM
Israel Woodward, John 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ARAB-JEWISH RELATIONS, ARABS, Israel, ISRAEL - ARAB CONFLICT, PALESTINIANS 203 p. DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH
Middle East, The Dudley, William 1973 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - Adult ARAB-JEWISH RELATIONS, ARABS, INTIFADA, ISLAM, ISRAEL - ARAB CONFLICT, ISRAEL-TERRORISTS, ARAB, JEWISH - MOSLEM RELATIONS, MIDDLE EAST, PALESTINIANS 203 p. DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH
Dancing at the Pity Party: A Dead Mom Graphic Memoir Feder, Tyler 2020 High School - Adult DEATH, Graphic Novel, HUMOR, MOURNING, parent and child relationships 202 p. COMFORTING MOURNERS/NICHUM AVEILIM, COMPASSION/RACHAMIM, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM
Boy Who Dared, The: A Novel Based on the True Story of a Hitler Youth Bartoletti, Susan Campbell 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School CIVIL RIGHTS, HISTORICAL FICTION, HITLER YOUTH, Holocaust, NAZISM, RESPONSIBILITY 202 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, VIRTUOUS PEOPLE/BAL MIDDOT
Diary of Laura's Twin, The Kacer, Kathy 2009 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) BAT MITZVAH, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, HOLOCAUST - WARSAW GHETTO, IDENTITY 202 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, HONORING THE DEAD/KAVOD HA-MET
Stranger in the Woods Fried, Leah 2007 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) DISEASE, FRIENDSHIP, MYSTERY STORIES 202 p. LOSING FACE; HUMILIATION/HALBANAT PANIM, LOVE FOR TORAH, LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD
Kids Speak 6: Through Fire and Water Walder, Chaim, Rappaport, Aviva 2011 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) MIDDOT, MITZVOT 201 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, HONORING THE AGED/KIBUD ZEKAYNIM
Waiting for Eugene Lowenstein, Sallie 2006 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ART, ARTISTS, FAMILY, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, MENTAL HEALTH 201 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT
Man's Search for Meaning: Young Adult Edition Frankl, Victor, Foreword by John Boyne 2017 High School HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS 200 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, OPTIMISM/GAMZU LE TOBAH, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Jewish Fairy Tale Feasts: A Literary Cookbook Yolen, Jane, Stemple, Heidi E. Y., Shefrin, Sima Elizabeth 2013 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) - Adult COOKBOOKS, FOLKLORE 200 p. BRINGING PEACE BETWEEN PEOPLE/HA VA'AT SHALOM BEIN ADAM LAHAVERO, FEEDING THE HUNGRY/HA'AKHALAT RE'EVIM, GENEROSITY/NEDIVUT
Tell It to Naomi Ehrenhaft, Daniel 1963 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ADOLESCENCE, FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, HUMOR, IDENTITY, SCHOOL STORIES, TEACHERS 200 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, CRITICIZING CONSTRUCTIVELY/HOCHEACH TOCHEEACH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GUARDING ONE'S TONGUE/SHEMIRAT HALASHON, NOT EMBARRASSING/LO LEVAYESH, TRUTHFULNESS/DIBUR EMET
When We Were Shadows Wees, Janet 2018 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) families, Holocaust, JEWS IN HOLLAND 200 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, RESILIENCE
Emily Goldberg Learns to Salsa Ostow, Micol 2007 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FAMILY, MOTHERS 200 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT
Last Night at the Circle Cinema Franklin, Emily 2015 High School ADOLESCENCE, DATING, FRIENDSHIP 200 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM
Rashi's Daughter: Secret Scholar Anton, Maggie 2008 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN FRANCE, LEARNING, RABBIS, SISTERS 199 p. LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD, SCHOLAR/TALMID CHACHAM, STUDYING TORAH/TALMUD TORAH, WEARING TALLIT AND TEFILLIN/TALLIT U'TEFILLIN, WISE PERSON/CHACHAM
On Blackberry Hill Mann, Rachel 2016 Middle School (Grades 5-8) CAMPS AND CAMPING, community ; shomar shabbat ; friendship ; moving households. otherness, MOTHERS 198 p. FROM GENERATION TO GENERATION/ L'DOR VA-DOR, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT
When Life Gives You O.J. Perl, Erica S. 2011 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, GRANDPARENTS, IDENTITY 198 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH
Touched by Fire Watts, Irene N. 2013 Middle School (Grades 5-8) IMAGINATION, JEWS IN GERMANY, JEWS IN THE FORMER SOVIET UNION 197 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Night Spies, The Kacer, Kathy 2001 Middle School (Grades 5-8) HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES 197 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH, TREATING THE WIDOW WITH KINDNESS/AL MANAH
Small medium at large Levy, Joanne Middle School (Grades 5-8) DEATH 197 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING THE DEAD/KAVOD HA-MET
Surviving Your Bar/Bat Mitzvah: The Ultimate Insider's Guide Axelrod, Matt 2012 Middle School (Grades 5-8) BAR MITZVAH, BAT MITZVAH 197 p. COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, STUDYING TORAH/TALMUD TORAH
In Defiance of Hitler: The Secret Mission of Varian Fry McClafferty, Carla Killough 2014 Elementary (Grades 3-5) Biography, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE 196 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
Clara's War Kacer, Kathy 2001 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School DICKER-BRANDEIS, FRIEDL, HISTORICAL FICTION, HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS 196 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, STRENGTH/KOACH
Upstairs Room, The Reiss, Johanna 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) FARMS AND FARMING, HOLOCAUST - HIDDEN CHILDREN, JEWS IN HOLLAND, PERSONAL NARRATIVES, SISTERS 196 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AVOIDING TEMPTATION, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
Survivors: True Stories of Children of the Holocaust Bovson, Mara 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS 196 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Survivors: True Stories of Children of the Holocaust Zullo, Allan 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS 196 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Behind the Bedroom Wall Williams, Laura E., Goldstein, Nancy A. 2003 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, HITLER YOUTH, HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES, NAZISM, PARENTS 196 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH, SOUL SEARCHING/CHESHBON HA NEFESH, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
Lights Along the Path: Jewish Folklore Through the Grades for Children Ages Four to Twelve Schacht, Rebecca, Morgan, Jacqui 1999 Preschool - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) BIBLE STORIES, FOLKLORE, LEGENDS 195 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT
Emil and Karl Glatshteyn, Yankev 2006 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ANTI-SEMITISM, FRIENDSHIP, Holocaust, JEWS IN AUSTRIA 194 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, FEEDING THE HUNGRY/HA'AKHALAT RE'EVIM
Matchless Six, The: The Story of Canada's First Women's Olympic Team Hotchkiss, Ron 2007 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - Adult ATHLETES, BIOGRAPHY-COLLECTIONS, sports 194 p. PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Shaking in the Shack Weinstein, Dori 2013 Elementary (Grades 3-5) SUKKOT 194 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, KINDNESS TO ANIMALS/TZA'AR BA'ALEI HAYYIM
No Pretty Pictures: A Child of War Lobel, Anita 1998 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School BROTHERS, HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS, HOLOCAUST - REFUGEES AND D.P.'S, JEWS IN POLAND, PARENTS, PERSONAL NARRATIVES 193 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Missing Persons: The Chocolate Lover Rabb, M. C. 2004 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FAMILY, HUMOR, IDENTITY, MYSTERY STORIES, SISTERS 193 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GUARDING ONE'S TONGUE/SHEMIRAT HALASHON, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF
Confessions of a Closet Catholic Littman, Sarah Darer 2014 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) CATHOLIC CHURCH, FAMILY, GOD, GRANDPARENTS, IDENTITY, JUDAISM, JUDAISM AND CHRISTIANITY, OLD AGE, Prayer, SIN, SPIRITUALITY 193 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING THE AGED/KIBUD ZEKAYNIM, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO, PRIDE OF ANCESTRY/YACHSON, SOUL SEARCHING/CHESHBON HA NEFESH
A Boy Is not a Bird Ravel, Edeet 2019 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN CANADA, JEWS IN THE FORMER SOVIET UNION 192 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, INDUSTRIOUSNESS, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, RESILIENCE, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH, SURVIVAL, JEWISH, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
Now Gleitzman, Morris Middle School (Grades 5-8) HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS 192 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, HONORING THE DEAD/KAVOD HA-MET
Real Time Kass, Pnina Moed 2004 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ARAB-JEWISH RELATIONS, FRIENDSHIP, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, INTIFADA, ISRAEL - ARAB CONFLICT, ISRAEL - HOSPITALS, ISRAEL-KIBBUTZIM, ISRAEL-TERRORISTS, ARAB, PALESTINIANS 192 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, HONORING THE AGED/KIBUD ZEKAYNIM, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH, SOUL SEARCHING/CHESHBON HA NEFESH
Run, Boy, Run Orlev, Uri 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HISTORICAL FICTION, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, HOLOCAUST - WARSAW GHETTO, IDENTITY 192 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, FEEDING THE HUNGRY/HA'AKHALAT RE'EVIM, INDUSTRIOUSNESS, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Stories from Adam and Eve to Ezekiel Lottridge, Celia Barker, Clements, Gary 2005 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) BIBLE STORIES 192 p.
The Conspiracy. The Plot to Kill Hitler, Book One Marino, Andy. 2020 Elementary (Grades 3-5) RESISTANCE MOVEMENTS, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 192 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH, WARDING OFF EVIL
Forged In Freedom: Shaping the Jewish-American Experience Finkelstein, Norman H. 2002 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School AMERICANIZATION, ASSIMILIATION, COMMUNITY LIFE, COMPARATIVE JUDAISM, FRATERNAL ORDERS, HISTORY-MODERN, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES, LABOR UNIONS 192 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Safest Lie, the Cerrito, Angela 2015 Middle School (Grades 5-8) HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES, HOLOCAUST - WARSAW GHETTO 192 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Sparks Fly Upward Matas, Carol 2002 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ANTI-SEMITISM, HISTORICAL FICTION, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWISH - CHRISTIAN RELATIONS, JEWS IN CANADA 192 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
Ashes Lasky, Kathryn 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ANTI-SEMITISM, EINSTEIN, ALBERT, HISTORICAL FICTION, NAZISM 192 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH
Is It Night or Day? Chapman, Fern Schumer 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ANTI-SEMITISM, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - REFUGEES AND D.P.'S, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN GERMANY 192 p. REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
Mrs. Kaputnik's Pool Hall and Matzo Ball Emporium Arato, Rona 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY, MYSTERY STORIES 192 p. PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Capturing the Moon: Classic and Modern Jewish Tales Feinstein, Edward 2008 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Adult FOLKLORE, LEGENDS, VALUES 192 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT
Children's Illustrated Jewish Bible, The. Revised Edition Hort, Lenny, Thomas, Eric 2008 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) BIBLE STORIES, Bible 192 p. COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT
Holocaust: The Events and Their Impact on Real People Wood, Angela Gluck 2008 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, NAZISM, PERSONAL NARRATIVES 192 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Death On Sacred Ground 2001 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ABUSE, INTERDATING, INTERFAITH RELATIONS, MYSTERY STORIES, NATIVE AMERICANS, RABBIS, RACE RELATIONS 191 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES
When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit Kerr, Judith 2010 Elementary (Grades 3-5) ANTI-SEMITISM, FAMILY, HOLOCAUST - REFUGEES AND D.P.'S, JEWS IN FRANCE, JEWS IN GERMANY, REFUGEES, JEWISH 191 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Hitler's Canary Toksvig, Sandi 2006 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, JEWS IN DENMARK, THEATRE 191 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
Mitzvah Project Book, The Suneby, Liz 2011 Elementary (Grades 3-5) BAR MITZVAH, BAT MITZVAH 190 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH
Travels with Sushi in the Land of the Mind Shyfrin, Eduard, Tomic, Tomislav 2019 High School - Adult FANTASY, MIDDOT, time travel, TORAH 190 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA
King of the Seventh Grade Cohen, Barbara 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) BAR MITZVAH, CONVERSION, DIVORCE, FRIENDSHIP, IDENTITY, RABBIS 190 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, CONVERT TO JUDAISM/GER TZEDEK, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, FORGIVENESS/SELICHOT, HONESTY/EMET, IMMERSING IN A RITUAL BATH/MIKVAH, LOSING FACE; HUMILIATION/HALBANAT PANIM, NOT STEALING/LO TIGNOV, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, SOUL SEARCHING/CHESHBON HA NEFESH
All-of-a-Kind Family Taylor, Sydney 2006 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FAMILY, Holidays, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY 189 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT
The Discovery of Flight Glickman, Susan 2018 Middle School (Grades 5-8) AUTHORS, CHILDREN - CHRONIC DISEASE, FAMILY 188 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, COMPASSION/RACHAMIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Torn Thread Isaacs, Ann 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HISTORICAL FICTION, HOLOCAUST - SLAVE LABOR, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, SISTERS 188 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, IMPULSE TOWARD GOOD/YETZER HA-TOV, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH
Anya's War Alban, Andrea 2011 Middle School (Grades 5-8) REFUGEES, JEWISH, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 188 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
New World Waiting Faigen, Anne G. 2007 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School AUTHORS, HISTORICAL FICTION, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES 188 p. PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Dreams in the Golden Country: The Diary of Zipporah Feldman, A Jewish Immigrant Girl Lasky, Kathryn 1998 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) AMERICANIZATION, HISTORICAL FICTION, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN EASTERN EUROPE, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES 188 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, OPTIMISM/GAMZU LE TOBAH
Masada: The Last Fortress Miklowitz, Gloria D. 1998 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HISTORICAL FICTION, ISRAEL - ANCIENT, ISRAEL - MASADA, ZEALOTS 188 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, SANCTIFYING GOD'S NAME/KIDDUSH HA-SHEM
Imagining Katherine Solomon, Carol 2015 High School CIVIL RIGHTS, RACE RELATIONS 188 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA
JGuy's Guide: The GPS for Jewish Teen Guys, The Meszler, Joseph B., Reinharz, Shulamit, Suneby, Liz, Heiman, Diane 2013 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ADOLESCENCE, FRIENDSHIP, IDENTITY 186 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Anne Frank: Young Diarist Ashby, Ruth 2005 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) ANTI-SEMITISM, Biography, FRANK, ANNE, Holocaust 186 p. REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Missing Persons: The Rose Queen Rabb, M. C. 2004 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FAMILY, HUMOR, IDENTITY, MYSTERY STORIES, ORPHANS, SISTERS 186 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GUARDING ONE'S TONGUE/SHEMIRAT HALASHON, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF
JGirls' Guide, The: The Young Jewish Woman's Handbook for Coming of Age Adelman, Penina 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ADOLESCENCE, CLOTHING AND DRESS, DATING, EATING DISORDERS, FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, IDENTITY, PARENTS, RESPONSIBILITY, SEXUALITY 186 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING WOMEN/KEVOD NASHIM, MODESTY/TZENIUT, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO, TAKING CARE OF ONE'S BODY/SHEMIRAT HAGUF
Annie's Promise Levitan, Sonia 2007 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ANIMALS, ANTI-SEMITISM, CAMPS AND CAMPING, FAMILY, FATHERS, FRIENDSHIP, HISTORICAL FICTION, Holocaust, MOTHERS, PREJUDICE, SISTERS 186 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GOSSIP, BAD SPEECH/LASHON HA-RA, KINDNESS TO ANIMALS/TZA'AR BA'ALEI HAYYIM, LOSING FACE; HUMILIATION/HALBANAT PANIM, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, NOT EMBARRASSING/LO LEVAYESH, NOT TAKING REVENGE/LO TIKOM, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
Silver Days Levitan, Sonia 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, HISTORICAL FICTION, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - WEST, WORKING PARENTS, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 185 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, BEING CHEERFUL/SEVER PANIM YAFOT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
David and Max Stockwell, Gail Provost 2006 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School DEATH, FRIENDSHIP, GRANDPARENTS, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS 185 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING THE AGED/KIBUD ZEKAYNIM
Samir and Yonatan Lotan, Yael 2000 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ARAB-JEWISH RELATIONS, BROTHERS, CHILDREN - CHRONIC DISEASE, COMPUTERS, CONSOLATION, DEATH, FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, GRANDPARENTS, IMAGINATION, ISRAEL - ARAB CONFLICT, ISRAEL - CHILDREN, ISRAEL - HOSPITALS, PALESTINIANS 185 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
Ten and a Kid, Revised Edition Weilerstein, Sadie Rose 2010 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) ANIMALS, FAMILY, Holidays, JEWS IN EASTERN EUROPE, SHTETL 184 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD
Storky: How I Lost My Nickname and Won the Girl Garfinkle, D. L. 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ADOLESCENCE, DATING, DIVORCE, FAMILY, FATHERS, FRIENDSHIP, IDENTITY, MOTHERS, OLD AGE, OLD AGE HOMES, PARENTS, SCHOOL STORIES, SELF-RESPECT, SEXUALITY, SINGLE PARENTS 184 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, DISILLUSIONMENT/AGMAT NEFESH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, KEEPING ONE'S WORD/NEDARIM, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
Dancing On the Bridge at Avignon Vos, Ida 2004 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) FAMILY, HISTORICAL FICTION, Holocaust, JEWS IN HOLLAND 183 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, OPTIMISM/GAMZU LE TOBAH
Our Eddie Ish-Kishor, Sulamith 2004 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ABUSE, BROTHERS, DISEASE, FAMILY, FATHERS, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN ENGLAND, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY, PARENTS, PHYSICALLY DISABLED, SISTERS, TEACHERS 183 p. GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, HONORING TEACHERS/KIBBUD MORIM, IMPULSE TOWARD EVIL/YETZER HA-RA, LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD, STUDYING TORAH/TALMUD TORAH
Chernowitz Arrick, Fran 2006 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, PREJUDICE, SCHOOL STORIES 183 p. GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, IMPULSE TOWARD EVIL/YETZER HA-RA, LOSING FACE; HUMILIATION/HALBANAT PANIM, NOT BEARING FALSE WITNESS/AYD SHAHKEYR, NOT TAKING REVENGE/LO TIKOM
Pharaoh's Daughter Lester, Julius 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ASSIMILIATION, BIBLE STORIES, BROTHERS, FAMILY, IDENTITY, JEWS IN EGYPT, MOSES (PROPHET), MOTHERS, SISTERS 182 p. AVOIDING TEMPTATION, FAITH IN GOD/EMUNAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL, OBEDIENCE TO GOD, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, PRIDE OF ANCESTRY/YACHSON, SOUL SEARCHING/CHESHBON HA NEFESH, WORSHIPPING IDOLS/AVODAH ZARAH
If You Come Softly Woodson, Jacqueline 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School AFRICAN AMERICAN-JEWISH RELATIONS, INTERDATING 181 p. DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH
Entertainer and the Dybbuk, The Fleischman, Sid 2007 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) FANTASY, Holocaust, MAGIC, SUPERNATURAL STORIES 180 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR, SEEKING JUSTICE/DIRSHU MISHPAT
The return Levitin, Sonia 1987 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ETHIOPIAN JEWS; antisemitism; prejudices; 180 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, making aliyah, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, PRIDE OF ANCESTRY/YACHSON, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
God's Story: How God Made Mankind Mark, Jan, Parkin, David 2004 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) BIBLE STORIES, CREATION 179 p. GOD'S LOVE FOR THE WORLD/AHAVAT HA-SHEM LA-OLAM
Defying the Tide: An Account of Authentic Compassion During the Holocaust Sokolow, Reha 1989 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FRIENDSHIP, HISTORICAL FICTION, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES, JEWS IN GERMANY 179 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, COMPASSION/RACHAMIM
Music was IT: Young Leonard Bernstein Rubin, Susan Goldman 2011 Middle School (Grades 5-8) Biography, Music, MUSICIANS 178 p. PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Echo Still: Is There More to Life than Making the Team? Tibbits, Tim 2018 Middle School (Grades 5-8) BAR MITZVAH, FAMILY, Grandparent-grandchild relationship, sports 178 p. FROM GENERATION TO GENERATION/ L'DOR VA-DOR, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, VISITING THE SICK / BIKUR HOLIM
Penina Levine is a Hard-boiled Egg O'Connell, Rebecca, Sue, Majella Lue 2008 Elementary (Grades 3-5) GRANDPARENTS, SCHOOL STORIES, SISTERS 176 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH
Once Gleitzman, Morris 2010 Elementary (Grades 3-5) BOOKS AND READING, Holocaust 176 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
War Within These Walls, The Sax, Aline Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE 176 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA
Anne Frank: A Hidden Life Pressler, Mirjam 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Biography, FRANK, ANNE, Holocaust 176 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Missing Persons: The Venetian Policeman Rabb, M. C. 2002 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANIMALS, FATHERS, HUMOR, IDENTITY, MYSTERY STORIES 176 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GUARDING ONE'S TONGUE/SHEMIRAT HALASHON, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, KINDNESS TO ANIMALS/TZA'AR BA'ALEI HAYYIM
Bottle in the Gaza Sea, A Zenatti, Valerie 2008 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ARAB-JEWISH RELATIONS, FRIENDSHIP, ISRAEL - ARAB CONFLICT, ISRAEL-TERRORISTS, ARAB 176 p. BRINGING PEACE BETWEEN PEOPLE/HA VA'AT SHALOM BEIN ADAM LAHAVERO, DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
I'm Not Going Back: Wartime Memoir of a Child Evacuee Wintrob, Kitty 2010 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FAMILY, JEWS IN ENGLAND, PERSONAL NARRATIVES, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 176 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH
Jewish Year, The: Celebrating the Holidays Rush, Barbara 2003 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) - Adult Holidays 176 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, KEEPING COMMANDMENTS/NEDARIM
Friend Called Anne, A Van Maarsen, Jacqueline 2004 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ANTI-SEMITISM, FRANK, ANNE, FRIENDSHIP, Holocaust, JEWS IN HOLLAND 176 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
I'm Not Going Back: Wartime Memoir of a Child Evacuee Elkeles, Simone 2010 Middle School (Grades 5-8) DATING, Israel 176 p. GUARDING ONE'S TONGUE/SHEMIRAT HALASHON, LOSING FACE; HUMILIATION/HALBANAT PANIM, NOT EMBARRASSING/LO LEVAYESH
Hitler Youth: Growing Up in Hitler's Shadow Bartoletti, Susan Campbell 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, HITLER YOUTH, NAZISM 176 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra
Looking for Me Rosenthal, Betsy R. 2012 Middle School (Grades 5-8) FAMILY, SCHOOL, SIBLINGS 176 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
L'Chaim!: To Jewish Life in America Rubin, Susan Goldman 2005 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Adult HISTORY-MODERN, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES 176 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, PRIDE OF ANCESTRY/YACHSON
Hana's Suitcase on Stage Sher, Emil 2008 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - High School Holocaust, HUMOR, MUSEUMS 175 p. PRESERVING PEACE/DARCHEI SHALOM, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Friends Indeed: The Special Relationship of Israel and the United States Finkelstein, Norman H. 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Israel, ISRAEL - ARAB CONFLICT, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES, UNITED STATES, ZIONISM 175 p. LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA
Thought of High Windows, The Kositsky, Lynne 1997 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ADOLESCENCE, FRIENDSHIP, HOLOCAUST - HIDDEN CHILDREN, HOLOCAUST - REFUGEES AND D.P.'S, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, IDENTITY, JEWS IN FRANCE 175 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, GOSSIP, BAD SPEECH/LASHON HA-RA, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, NOT EMBARRASSING/LO LEVAYESH, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO, TAKING CARE OF ONE'S BODY/SHEMIRAT HAGUF
Daughter of Venice Napoli, Donna Jo 2002 Middle School (Grades 5-8) GHETTOS, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWISH - CHRISTIAN RELATIONS, JEWS IN ITALY, LEARNING 174 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, FREEDOM OF CHOICE/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, HONORING WOMEN/KEVOD NASHIM, LOSING FACE; HUMILIATION/HALBANAT PANIM, LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD, NOT KEEPING SOMEONE IN IGNORANCE/LIFNEI IVER LO TITEN MICHSHOL
Julietta Saturen, Myra 1991 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN FRANCE, SCIENCE 174 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, HONORING WOMEN/KEVOD NASHIM, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD, VISITING THE SICK / BIKUR HOLIM
Whale of a Time and More Stories for Thinking Kids!, A Stein, Rachel, Katz, Tova 2015 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, SIBLINGS 174 p. KOSHER/KASHRUT, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT, STUDYING TORAH/TALMUD TORAH
Remember Me: A Search For Refuge In Wartime Britain Watts, Irene N. 1998 Middle School (Grades 5-8) HISTORICAL FICTION, HOLOCAUST - KINDERTRANSPORT, JEWS IN ENGLAND, JEWS IN WALES 174 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Hana's Suitcase: Anniversary Album Levine, Karen 2012 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - Adult Holocaust, MUSEUMS 174 p. PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Story of Rebbetzin Henny Machlis: Her Amazing Home and Family, The Zakon, Rabbi Nachman, Zakon, Miriam Stark 2018 Middle School (Grades 5-8) Biography, MITZVOT 172 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, DECENT PERSON/MENSCH (Y), HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, HUMBLE, MODEST/ANAV, RIGHTEOUSNESS/ TZEDEK, TZEDEKIM
Hitler and the Nazis: A History in Documents Crew, David F. 2006 High School HISTORY-MODERN, Holocaust, NAZISM 171 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Wordwatch: A Shemiras Haloshon Lesson-a-Day for Teens Goldin, Aliza, Margolis, Sara 2012 High School MITZVOT 170 p. GOSSIP, BAD SPEECH/LASHON HA-RA, GUARDING ONE'S TONGUE/SHEMIRAT HALASHON, MINIMIZING SMALL TALK/MIYUT SICHAH, NOT BEARING FALSE WITNESS/AYD SHAHKEYR
The Devil's arithmetic Yolen, Jane 2004 Middle School (Grades 5-8) CONCENTRATION CAMPS, Holocaust, JEWS IN EASTERN EUROPE, persecutions, time travel 170 p. from generation to generation / L'DOR V'DOR, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Bear Makers, The Cheng, Andrea 2012 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) COMMUNISM, FAMILY, JEWS IN EASTERN EUROPE 170 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GUARDING ONE'S TONGUE/SHEMIRAT HALASHON
Wordwings Pearl, Sydelle 2017 Middle School (Grades 5-8) HOLOCAUST - WARSAW GHETTO 170 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, HONORING THE AGED/KIBUD ZEKAYNIM, RESILIENCE
Home on the Hill, A Sternfeld, Nathan, Bichman, David 2006 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) ANIMALS, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, REFUGEES, JEWISH 170 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO
Missing Persons: The Unsuspecting Gourmet Rabb, M. C. 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FAMILY, FOOD, FRIENDSHIP, HUMOR, IDENTITY, MYSTERY STORIES, SISTERS 169 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GUARDING ONE'S TONGUE/SHEMIRAT HALASHON, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF
Mort Ziff Is Not Dead Fagan, Cary 2017 Middle School (Grades 5-8) FAMILY, MITZVOT, SIBLINGS 169 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING THE AGED/KIBUD ZEKAYNIM
Crystal Ball (the): A Rebecca Mystery Greene, Jacqueline D. 2010 Elementary (Grades 3-5) JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY, MAGIC, MYSTERY STORIES 168 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES
Tough Times Meltzer, Milton 2007 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Biography, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES, UNITED STATES - HISTORY - DEPRESSION 168 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM
Scarlett and Sam: Escape from Egypt Kimmel, Eric A., Stevanovic, Ivica 2015 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) Passover, SEDER 168 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, REMEMBERING THE EXODUS FROM EGYPT/ZECHER LI-TZIAT MITZRAIM
God's Garden: Children's Stories Grown from the Bible Fisher, Adam 2001 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) BIBLE STORIES, TORAH, VALUES 166 p. COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT
We Shall Not Be Moved: The Women's Factory Strike of 1909 Dash, Joan 2004 Middle School (Grades 5-8) JEWS IN NEW YORK - HISTORY, LABOR UNIONS 165 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, SEEKING JUSTICE/DIRSHU MISHPAT
Growing Suspicion: A Rebecca Mystery, A Greene, Jacqueline Dembar, Giovine, Sergio 2014 Elementary (Grades 3-5) HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY 165 p. COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, COMPASSION/RACHAMIM
Under the Domim Tree Almagor, Gila 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, Israel, ORPHANS, YOUTH ALIYAH 164 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, HONORING THE DEAD/KAVOD HA-MET, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Darkness Over Denmark: The Danish Resistance and the Rescue of the Jews Levine, Ellen 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School CAIN AND ABEL (BIBLICAL FIGURES), HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES, JEWS IN DENMARK 164 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, DECENT PERSON/MENSCH (Y), INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH
City of Grit and Gold Powell, Maud Macrory 2017 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) HISTORICAL FICTION, LABOR UNIONS 164 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Pieces of the past The Holocaust diary of Rose Rabinowitz Matas, Carol Middle School (Grades 5-8) HOLOCAUST - REFUGEES AND D.P.'S 163 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH
Marika Cheng, Andrea 1995 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, ASSIMILIATION, CONVERSION TO CHRISTIANITY, HISTORICAL FICTION, Holocaust, JEWS IN EASTERN EUROPE 163 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
My Chocolate Year Herman, Charlotte 2008 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FAMILY, FOOD, SCHOOL STORIES 163 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA
Faces of Courage: Young Heroes of World War II Rogow, Sally M. 2003 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE 162 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV
Mrs. Honig's Cakes Perkal, Yocheved Leah, Katz, Tova 2005 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FRIENDSHIP, SCHOOL STORIES, VALUES 162 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT
Behind the Secret Window: A Memoir of a Hidden Childhood During World War Two Toll, Nelly 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HOLOCAUST - HIDDEN CHILDREN, IMAGINATION, PERSONAL NARRATIVES 161 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV
Penina's Doll Factory Walfish, Miriam, Magnus, Jessica 2010 Elementary (Grades 3-5) IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN ENGLAND, SABBATH, SISTERS 160 p. COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT
Penina's Plan Walfish, Miriam, Poulsom, Louise 2010 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FAMILY, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN ENGLAND, SEPHARDIM, SISTERS 160 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CLOTHING THE NATION/HALBASHAT ARUMIM, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, FEEDING THE HUNGRY/HA'AKHALAT RE'EVIM, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, MODESTY/TZENIUT
Tough Questions Jews Ask: A Young Adult's Guide to Building a Jewish Life Feinstein, Edward 2003 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School GOD, JUDAISM 160 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, LOVING ALL OF GOD'S CREATION, LOVING GOD/AHAVAT HA-SHEM
Mysterious Lighthouse of Chelton, The Benjamin, Ruth 2007 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FAMILY, MITZVOT, MYSTERY STORIES 160 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, VISITING THE SICK / BIKUR HOLIM
Lost In America Sachs, Marilyn 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, Holocaust, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - EAST 160 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING THE DEAD/KAVOD HA-MET, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, INDUSTRIOUSNESS
Anne Frank: Hope in the Shadow of the Holocaust Hermann, Spring 2005 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ANTI-SEMITISM, Biography, FRANK, ANNE, Holocaust, JEWS IN HOLLAND 160 p. REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Yael and the Party of the Year Lane, Tamsin 2018 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ADOLESCENCE, BAT MITZVAH, FRIENDSHIP 160 p. OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT, STUDYING TORAH/TALMUD TORAH
More All-of-a-Kind Family Taylor, Sydney, Stevens, Mary 2004 Elementary (Grades 3-5) DISEASE, FAMILY, Holidays, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY, WEDDINGS 160 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, CRITICIZING CONSTRUCTIVELY/HOCHEACH TOCHEEACH, FASTING ON YOM KIPPUR/TOM TZOM, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT
Ancient Israelites and Their Neighbors, The: An Activity Guide Broida, Marian 2002 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ARCHEOLOGY, ARCHITECTURE, ARTS AND CRAFTS, CRAFTS, CULTURE, JEWISH, HISTORY - ANCIENT, ISRAEL - ANCIENT 160 p. REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR, WORSHIPPING IDOLS/AVODAH ZARAH
Adolf Hitler: Evil Mastermind of the Holocaust Altman, Linda Jacobs 1977 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, Biography, Holocaust, NAZISM 160 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra
The Locket: Surviving the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire Lieurance, Suzanne 2008 Elementary (Grades 3-5) HISTORICAL FICTION, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY, LABOR UNIONS, SISTERS 160 p. STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH
Tapestry of Hope: Holocaust Writing for Young People Boraks-Nemetz, Lillian, Watts, Irene N. 2001 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Biography, Holocaust, PERSONAL NARRATIVES, POETRY 160 p. REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Elie Wiesel: Surviving the Holocaust, Speaking Out Against Genocide Moore, Lisa 1991 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, Biography, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, NAZISM 160 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR, REPAIRING THE WORLD/TIKKUN OLAM
Julia's Kitchen Ferber, Brenda A. 2006 Middle School (Grades 5-8) DEATH, FATHERS, FOOD, FRIENDSHIP, GRANDPARENTS, MOTHERS, MOURNING 160 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COMPASSION/RACHAMIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Tova Bloom Solves the Riddle Walfish, Miriam 2011 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FAMILY, JEWS IN NEW YORK - HISTORY, ORTHODOX JUDAISM, UNITED STATES - HISTORY 160 p. DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, FREEDOM OF CHOICE/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT
All-Star Season Yavin, T. S. 2007 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) BASEBALL, BROTHERS, sports 160 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, TAKING CARE OF ONE'S BODY/SHEMIRAT HAGUF
Adam & Thomas APPELFELD, AHARON, Dumas, Philippe [nid:50783], illustrator 2015 Middle School (Grades 5-8) Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE 160 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Anne Frank's Diary: The Graphic Adaptation Frank, Anne, Folman, Ari [nid:52282], adaotir, Polonsky, David [nid:52283], illustrator 2018 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School FRANK, ANNE, Holocaust 160 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, BEING CHEERFUL/SEVER PANIM YAFOT, CONTENTED PERSON/SAMAYACH B'CHELKO, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, OPTIMISM/GAMZU LE TOBAH, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH
Gan Shirim: A Garden of Songs Leon, Carol Boyd 2005 Preschool BIBLE STORIES, Holidays, MITZVOT, Music, SONGS 159 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH
To Live and Fight Another Day: The Story of a Jewish Partisan Boy Weisbarth, Bracha 2003 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School BROTHERS, FAMILY, GHETTOS, HISTORICAL FICTION, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE 158 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
Kingfisher Treasury of Jewish Stories, The Geras, Adele, Cope, Jane 1985 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FOLKLORE, Holidays, RACE RELATIONS, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945, PETS, HISTORICAL FICTION, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS 158 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, CONTENTED PERSON/SAMAYACH B'CHELKO, DECENT PERSON/MENSCH (Y), DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, FEEDING THE HUNGRY/HA'AKHALAT RE'EVIM, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES, TAKING CARE OF ONE'S BODY/SHEMIRAT HAGUF
Shout in the Sunshine, A Ioannides, Mara W. Cohen 2007 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) HISTORICAL FICTION, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, INTERETHNIC RELATIONS 157 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, BRINGING PEACE BETWEEN PEOPLE/HA VA'AT SHALOM BEIN ADAM LAHAVERO, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH, FORGIVENESS/SELICHOT, GOSSIP, BAD SPEECH/LASHON HA-RA, GUARDING ONE'S TONGUE/SHEMIRAT HALASHON, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL, TOLERANCE/sovlanut, TRANSGRESSION/AVERAH
Underground Reporters, The Kacer, Kathy 2005 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - High School Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS, JEWS IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC (CZECHOSLOVAKIA) 156 p. BEING CHEERFUL/SEVER PANIM YAFOT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Tyler's Hill Katz, Susan B. 2010 Elementary (Grades 3-5) CONVERSION, DEATH, MOTHERS, MOURNING 156 p. COMFORTING MOURNERS/NICHUM AVEILIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Faraway Summer Hurwitz, Johanna, Azarian, Mary 1998 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FRIENDSHIP, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWISH - CHRISTIAN RELATIONS, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - EAST, FARMS AND FARMING 155 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, OBSERVING DIETARY LAWS/KASHRUT, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
Lilith's Ark: Teenage Tales of Biblical Women Cohen, Deborah Bodin 2006 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School BIBLE STORIES, BROTHERS,