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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
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
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
This is Just a Test Rosenberg, Madelyn [nid:13456], Wan-Long Shang, Wendy 2017 BAR MITZVAH, INTERMARRIAGE, Grandmothers, Grandparent-grandchild relationship 256 p. HONORING THE AGED/KIBUD ZEKAYNIM, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, STUDYING TORAH/TALMUD TORAH
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
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
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
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
Girl with the Red Balloon, the Locke, Katherine 2017 COMMUNISM, JEWS IN GERMANY, MAGIC, time travel 256 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, 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
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
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
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
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
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
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 Peacock, Shane 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
Jewish Story Finder, The: A Guide to 363 Tales Listing Subjects and Sources Elswit, Sharon Barcan 2006 Adult FOLKLORE, LEGENDS, STORY TELLING 268 p.
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.
What the Night Sings Stamper, Vesper 2018 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
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
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
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
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
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
Intentions Heiligman, Deborah 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
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
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
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
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
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
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 High School DEATH, FAMILY, MOURNING 280 p. COMFORTING MOURNERS/NICHUM AVEILIM, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Devora Doresh Mysteries, The Hubner, Carol Korb 2007 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) MYSTERY STORIES 288 p. LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD
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
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
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.
Stories of Heaven and Earth: Bible Heroes in Contemporary Children's Literature Person, Hara E. 2005 Adult BIBLE STORIES, Bible, FOLKLORE, LEGENDS, MIDRASH 288 p.
Fighter, The Greif, Jean-Jacques 2007 High School HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS, JEWS IN FRANCE 288 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV
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
The Auslander Dowswell, Paul 2013 Middle School (Grades 5-8) Holocaust 292 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH
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
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
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
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
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
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
Threads and Flames Friesner, Esther 2012 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)
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
Inconvenient Gelbwasser, Margie 2012 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
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
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
Celebrating with Jewish Crafts Ruzansky, Rebeca Edid 2008 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) - Adult CRAFTS, Holidays 316 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH
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
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
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
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. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, 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
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
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
Annexed Dogar, Sharon 2012 Middle School (Grades 5-8) FRANK, ANNE, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS 333 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
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
Dancing in the Dark Bavati, Robyn Middle School (Grades 5-8) IDENTITY, ORTHODOX JUDAISM 336 p. FREEDOM OF CHOICE/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH
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
Hush Chayil, Eshes 2011 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
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
Uprising Haddix, Margaret Peterson 2008 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - Adult HISTORICAL FICTION, LABOR UNIONS, Women 346 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV
Storm Napoli, Donna Jo 2014 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School NOAH (BIBLICAL FIGURE) 350 p. SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Refugee Gratz, Alan 2017 HOLOCAUST - REFUGEES AND D.P.'S, HOLOCAUST - GERMANY 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
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
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
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
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
The inquistor's apprentice 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
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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

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