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Title Contributors Publication Year Age Level Subject Number of Pagessort descending Values
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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)
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
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
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
Bras and Broomsticks Mlynowski, Sarah 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) #N/A 320 p.
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
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
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
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
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
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
Best Seller The Inquisitor's Tale: Or, The Three Magical Children and Their Holy Dog Gidwitz, Adam , Aly, Hatem 2016 HISTORY - MEDIEVAL, INQUISITION, JEWS IN FRANCE 384 p. INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra
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
Hired Girl, the Schlitz, Laura Amy 2015 High School IDENTITY, JUDAISM 400 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH
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
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
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
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
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
One Is Not a Lonely Number Krieger, Evelyn 2012 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
Starglass North, Phoebe 2013 Middle School (Grades 5-8) FAMILY, SCIENCE FICTION 464 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH
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
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
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

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