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Title Contributors Publication Year Age Level Subject Number of Pagessort descending Values
Island of Hope: The Story of Ellis Island and the Journey to America Sandler, Martin W. 2004 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) AMERICANIZATION, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY 144 p. PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Three Times Chai: 54 Rabbis Tell Their Favorite Stories Becker, Laney Katz 2008 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Adult FOLKLORE, RABBIS, STORY TELLING 144 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AWE,REVERENCE/YIRAH, BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH
Three Wishes: Palestinian and Israeli Children Speak Ellis, Deborah 2005 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - High School ARAB-JEWISH RELATIONS, ISRAEL - ARAB CONFLICT, ISRAEL - CHILDREN, ISRAEL-TERRORISTS, ARAB, PALESTINIANS 144 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH
Ship to Nowhere: On Board the Exodus, The Arato, Rona 2016 Elementary (Grades 3-5) HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, ISRAEL - IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION 144 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, Love for Israel
Women's Work: the Story of Betty Friedan Bohannon, Lisa Frederiksen 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Biography, FEMINISM, Women 144 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, HONORING WOMEN/KEVOD NASHIM
His Name Was Raoul Wallenberg: Courage, Rescue, and Mystery During World War II Borden, Louise Middle School (Grades 5-8) Biography, HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES 144 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH
Women's Work: the Story of Betty Friedan Codell, Esme Raji 2004 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FAMILY, SCHOOL STORIES 144 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH
Yossi's Goal Schwartz, Ellen, Silvana Bevilacqua 2006 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) HISTORICAL FICTION, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN CANADA, sports 144 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, FEEDING THE HUNGRY/HA'AKHALAT RE'EVIM, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Out of the Shadows: An Artist's Journey Waldman, Neil 2006 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - High School ART, ARTISTS, FAMILY, PARENTS, PERSONAL NARRATIVES 144 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH
Hero Attema, Martha 1997 Elementary (Grades 3-5) ANIMALS, FARMS AND FARMING, HISTORICAL FICTION, HOLOCAUST - HIDDEN CHILDREN, JEWS IN HOLLAND, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 144 p. KINDNESS TO ANIMALS/TZA'AR BA'ALEI HAYYIM, LOVING AND HONORING OTHERS/OHEV VEH ET ZEH, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH
Searching for Anne Frank: Letters from Amsterdam to Iowa Rubin, Susan Goldman 2004 Middle School (Grades 5-8) FARMS AND FARMING, FRANK, ANNE, Holocaust, SISTERS 144 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Playing Dad's Song Friedman, D. Dina 2006 Middle School (Grades 5-8) DEATH, FAMILY, FATHERS, Music 144 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING THE DEAD/KAVOD HA-MET, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
Treasure In the Tiny Blue Tin, The Ducharme, Dede Fox 1998 Elementary (Grades 3-5) ANTI-SEMITISM, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - TEXAS 144 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Hereville: How Mirka Got Her Sword Deutsch, Barry 2010 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FANTASY, ORTHODOX JUDAISM 144 p. AVOIDING TEMPTATION, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT
Streets Are Paved with Gold, The Weissenberg, Frances 1993 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) AMERICANIZATION, BROTHERS, DISEASE, Education, FAMILY, FATHERS, FRIENDSHIP, HISTORICAL FICTION, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, INTERMARRIAGE, JEWS IN NEW YORK - HISTORY, MOTHERS, PARENTS 145 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD, OBSERVING DIETARY LAWS/KASHRUT, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, TOLERANCE/sovlanut, VISITING THE SICK / BIKUR HOLIM
Zoe's Extraordinary Holiday Adventures Minaki, Christina 2008 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) DISABILITY AWARENESS, Holidays, SCHOOL STORIES 145 p. INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
Stolen Words Koss, Amy 2001 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School DEATH, FAMILY, FUNERAL RITES AND CUSTOMS, MOTHERS, MOURNING, PERSONAL NARRATIVES, TRAVEL 145 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM, HONORING THE DEAD/KAVOD HA-MET
Surviving Hitler: A Boy In the Nazi Death Camps Warren, Andrea 2001 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, PERSONAL NARRATIVES 146 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FORGIVENESS/SELICHOT, OPTIMISM/GAMZU LE TOBAH
After the Holocaust Greenfeld, Howard 2001 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HOLOCAUST - REFUGEES AND D.P.'S, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, REFUGEES, JEWISH 146 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Princess Dolls, The Schwartz, Ellen, Ando, Mariko 2018 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FRIENDSHIP, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 148 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, BRINGING PEACE BETWEEN PEOPLE/HA VA'AT SHALOM BEIN ADAM LAHAVERO, DECENT PERSON/MENSCH (Y), DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH
Bobbie Rosenfeld: The Olympian who could do everything Dublin, Anne 1996 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ATHLETES, Biography, JEWS IN CANADA 148 p. BEING CHEERFUL/SEVER PANIM YAFOT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FREEDOM OF CHOICE/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, HONORING WOMEN/KEVOD NASHIM, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, INDUSTRIOUSNESS, OPTIMISM/GAMZU LE TOBAH, TAKING CARE OF ONE'S BODY/SHEMIRAT HAGUF
Back of Beyond: A Bar Mitzvah Journey Waysman, Dvora 1996 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) BAR MITZVAH, COMPARATIVE RELIGION, INTERETHNIC RELATIONS 148 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, KOSHER/KASHRUT, LOVE FOR TORAH
Are You There, God? It's Me, Margaret Blume, Judy 1951 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ADOLESCENCE, FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, GOD, IDENTITY, MENSTRUATION, SCHOOL STORIES 149 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, LOVING GOD/AHAVAT HA-SHEM, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO, SOUL SEARCHING/CHESHBON HA NEFESH, TAKING CARE OF ONE'S BODY/SHEMIRAT HAGUF
Are You There, God? It's Me, Margaret Singer, Isaac Bashevis, Zemach, Margot 1995 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) ANIMALS, FAMILY, FOLKLORE, JEWS IN POLAND 149 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, HUMBLE, MODEST/ANAV, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, KINDNESS TO ANIMALS/TZA'AR BA'ALEI HAYYIM, LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD, LOVING AND HONORING OTHERS/OHEV VEH ET ZEH
Unresolved, The Welsh, T. S. 2007 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, DEATH, JEWS IN NEW YORK - HISTORY 149 p. GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, NOT BEARING FALSE WITNESS/AYD SHAHKEYR, SEEKING JUSTICE/DIRSHU MISHPAT
Viktor Frankl: A Life Worth Living Redsand, Anna S. 2006 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Biography, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, MENTAL HEALTH, SCIENCE 150 p. STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH, WISE PERSON/CHACHAM
Power of Song and Other Sephardic Tales, The Roth, Rita, Ginsburg, Alexa 2007 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Adult FOLKLORE, SEPHARDIM 150 p. COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Dear Emma Hurwitz, Johanna, Garrison, Barbara 2003 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, SISTERS, JEWS IN NEW YORK - HISTORY, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY 150 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT
Journey to America Levitan, Sonia 2006 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ANTI-SEMITISM, HISTORICAL FICTION, Holocaust, JEWS IN GERMANY, MOTHERS, NAZISM, REFUGEES, JEWISH, SISTERS 150 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM
Notorious Izzy Fink, The Brown, Don 2006 Middle School (Grades 5-8) CRIME AND CRIMINALS, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN NEW YORK - HISTORY 150 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO

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