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Photo Odyssey: Solomon Carvalho's Remarkable Western Adventure, 1853-54 Hirschfelder, Arlene B. 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Biography, CARVALHO, SOLOMON, EXPLORERS, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - WEST, PHOTOGRAPHY 118 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, OBSERVING DIETARY LAWS/KASHRUT
Sophie and the Shofar: A New Year's Story Manushkin, Fran, Racklin-Siegel, Carol 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FAMILY, Holidays, ROSH HASHANAH, SHOFAR 32 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, HEARING THE SHOFAR/LISHMOA KOL SHOFAR, REPENTANCE/TESHUVAH
Bad Stuff in the News: A Guide to Handling the Headlines Gellman, Marc 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ABUSE, ANTI-SEMITISM, DEATH, DISEASE, JUDAISM AND CHRISTIANITY, PREJUDICE, TERMINALLY ILL, TERRORISM 116 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, REPAIRING THE WORLD/TIKKUN OLAM
Celebrating Passover Hoyt-Goldsmith, Diane, Migdale, Lawrence 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FAMILY, Holidays, Passover, SEDER 0 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, REMEMBERING THE EXODUS FROM EGYPT/ZECHER LI-TZIAT MITZRAIM
On Purim Fishman, Cathy Goldberg, Carmi, Giora 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) Holidays, Purim 32 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT
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
Hooray for Hanukkah! Manushkin, Fran, Croll, Carolyn 2000 Preschool Hanukkah, Holidays 32 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH
Little Girl Named Miriam, A Rosenfeld, Dina H., Winn-Lederer, Ilene 2000 Preschool BIBLE STORIES, WOMEN IN THE BIBLE, Biography, MIRIAM (BIBLICAL FIGURE) 0 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, CRITICIZING CONSTRUCTIVELY/HOCHEACH TOCHEEACH, FAITH IN GOD/EMUNAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING WOMEN/KEVOD NASHIM, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, OBEDIENCE TO GOD, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH
Queen of Persia, The Moscowitz, Moshe, Sokoloff, David 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) ANTI-SEMITISM, BIBLE STORIES, ESTHER (BIBLICAL FIGURE), Holidays, Purim 107 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, CLEAVING TO GOD/DEVEIKUT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, HONORING WOMEN/KEVOD NASHIM, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Bad Stuff in the News: A Guide to Handling the Headlines Hartman, Thomas 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ABUSE, ANTI-SEMITISM, DEATH, DISEASE, JUDAISM AND CHRISTIANITY, PREJUDICE, TERMINALLY ILL, TERRORISM 116 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, REPAIRING THE WORLD/TIKKUN OLAM
Mystery of the Missing Pitom, The Geller, Beverly Mach, Perel, Lisa 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FATHERS, Holidays, SUKKOT 0 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, DWELLING IN A SUKKAH/LAYSHEV BASUKKAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, KEEPING COMMANDMENTS/NEDARIM, KOSHER/KASHRUT, LOSING FACE; HUMILIATION/HALBANAT PANIM, REPENTANCE/TESHUVAH
Littlest Pair, The Rouss, Sylvia A., Hannon, Holly 2000 Preschool ANIMALS IN THE BIBLE, BIBLE STORIES, NOAH (BIBLICAL FIGURE) 26 p. KINDNESS TO ANIMALS/TZA'AR BA'ALEI HAYYIM, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
Tales For the Seventh Day Jaffe, Nina, Sutherland, Kelly Stribling 2000 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) FOLKLORE, LEGENDS, SABBATH 73 p.
Hanukkah: A Counting Book in English, Hebrew, and Yiddish Sper, Emily 2000 Preschool Hanukkah, HEBREW LANGUAGE, Holidays, YIDDISH LANGUAGE 0 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH
Sammy Spider's Hanukkah Fun Book Rouss, Sylvia A., Kahn, Katherine Janus 2000 Preschool ARTS AND CRAFTS, GAMES, Hanukkah, Holidays 24 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH
Gershon's Monster: A Story For the Jewish New Year Kimmel, Eric A., Diamond, Donna 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) ATONEMENT, BAAL SHEM TOV, FATHERS, FOLKLORE, Holidays, ROSH HASHANAH, SIN, YOM KIPPUR 32 p. REPENTANCE/TESHUVAH
Once Upon a Time in Chicago: The Story of Benny Goodman Winter, Jonah, Winter, Jeanette 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) Music, MUSICIANS, Biography, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - MIDWEST 0 p. COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, INDUSTRIOUSNESS, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Kids' Cartoon Bible, The Burstein, Chaya 2000 Elementary (Grades 3-5) BIBLE STORIES 128 p. GOD'S LOVE FOR THE WORLD/AHAVAT HA-SHEM LA-OLAM, LOVE FOR TORAH, LOVING GOD/AHAVAT HA-SHEM, OBEDIENCE TO GOD, RELYING ON GOD/BITAHON, STUDYING TORAH/TALMUD TORAH
Jar of Fools, The: Eight Hanukkah Stories From Chelm Kimmel, Eric A., Gerstein, Mordicai 2000 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FOLKLORE, Hanukkah, HUMOR 56 p. IGNORANT PERSON/AM HAARETZ, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL, OPTIMISM/GAMZU LE TOBAH
Is It Shabbos Yet? Emerman, Ellen, Leff, Tova 2000 Preschool SABBATH 30 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT
Sammy Spider's Passover Fun Book Rouss, Sylvia A., Kahn, Katherine Janus 2000 Preschool ARTS AND CRAFTS, GAMES, Holidays, Passover 24 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH
Children of Israel Grossman, Laurie 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) Israel, ISRAEL - SOCIAL LIFE AND CUSTOMS 0 p. COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH
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
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
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
Through the Flames of Aleppo Shalom, A., Katz, Tova 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, ARAB-JEWISH RELATIONS, CHILDBIRTH, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN ARAB COUNTRIES, MOTHERS 103 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CLEAVING TO GOD/DEVEIKUT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF
Daughters of Eve: Strong Women of the Bible Ross, Lillian Hammer, Teis, Kyra 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School BIBLE STORIES, WOMEN IN THE BIBLE 0 p. HONORING WOMEN/KEVOD NASHIM
Market Wedding, The Fagan, Cary, Ricci, Regolo 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) COMMUNITY LIFE, FRIENDSHIP, JEWS IN CANADA, WEDDINGS, IMAGINATION 32 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, CONTENTMENT VS. GREED/Pirke Avot 4:1, JOY, HAPPINESS/SIMCHAH, LOSING FACE; HUMILIATION/HALBANAT PANIM, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA
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
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
Good Night, Lilah Tov Abraham, Michelle Shapiro, Katz, Tova 2000 Preschool MITZVOT, SOCIAL ACTION 16 p. DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, REPAIRING THE WORLD/TIKKUN OLAM
Escape to the Forest: Based on a True Story of the Holocaust Radin, Ruth Yaffe, Hamlin, Janet 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, JEWS IN POLAND 0 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
Wisdom Bird: A Tale of Solomon and Sheba, The Oberman, Sheldon, Waldman, Neil 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FOLKLORE, SOLOMON (KING OF ISRAEL) 32 p. HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, KINDNESS TO ANIMALS/TZA'AR BA'ALEI HAYYIM, NOT DESTROYING, WISDOM/CHOCHMA
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
Hannah's Journal Moss, Marissa 2000 Elementary (Grades 3-5) IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, PERSONAL NARRATIVES, HISTORICAL FICTION 50 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Clap and Count: Action Rhymes for the Jewish Year Jules, Jacqueline, Springer, Sally 2000 Preschool GAMES, Holidays, POETRY 56 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, JOY, HAPPINESS/SIMCHAH
Good Morning, Boker Tov Abraham, Michelle Shapiro, Alko, Selina 2000 Preschool Prayer 16 p. AWE,REVERENCE/YIRAH
First He Made the Sun Ziefert, Harriet, McKie, Todd 2000 Preschool BIBLE STORIES, CREATION 32 p. GOD'S LOVE FOR THE WORLD/AHAVAT HA-SHEM LA-OLAM
Big, Quiet House, A Forest, Heather, Greenstein, Susan 2000 Preschool FAMILY, FOLKLORE, ANIMALS 0 p. BRINGING PEACE BETWEEN PEOPLE/HA VA'AT SHALOM BEIN ADAM LAHAVERO, CONTENTED PERSON/SAMAYACH B'CHELKO, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING WOMEN/KEVOD NASHIM, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT
Legend of Freedom Hill, The Altman, Linda Jacobs, Waldman, Neil 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) AFRICAN AMERICAN-JEWISH RELATIONS, FRIENDSHIP, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - WEST, SLAVERY 30 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, REDEEMING THE HOSTAGE/PIDYYON SH'VUYYIM
Why On This Night? A Passover Haggadah for Family Celebration Musleah, Rahel, August, Louise 2000 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Adult HAGGADAH, Passover, SEDER 110 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, REMEMBERING THE EXODUS FROM EGYPT/ZECHER LI-TZIAT MITZRAIM
Company's Coming: A Passover Lift-the-Flap Book Holub, Joan, Andriani, Renee 2000 Preschool Holidays, Passover, SEDER 16 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, REMEMBERING THE EXODUS FROM EGYPT/ZECHER LI-TZIAT MITZRAIM
Aunt Claire's Yellow Beehive Hair Blumenthal, Deborah, GrandPre, Mary 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FAMILY, INTERGENERATIONAL RELATIONS 32 p. REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
George Gershwin, American Composer Reef, Catherine 2000 Elementary (Grades 3-5) Music, MUSICIANS, Biography 0 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Dance, Sing, Remember Kimmelman, Leslie, Eitan, Ora 2000 Preschool Holidays 36 p. DWELLING IN A SUKKAH/LAYSHEV BASUKKAH, FASTING ON YOM KIPPUR/TOM TZOM, JOY, HAPPINESS/SIMCHAH, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT, REMEMBERING THE EXODUS FROM EGYPT/ZECHER LI-TZIAT MITZRAIM
Butterfly, The Polacco, Patricia 2000 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FRIENDSHIP, PETS, CAIN AND ABEL (BIBLICAL FIGURES), HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES, JEWS IN FRANCE 42 p. 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
Come, Let Us Be Joyful: The Story of Hava Nagila Manushkin, Fran, Kaye, Rosalind Charney 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) DANCING, MUSIC, ISRAELI, SONGS, ZIONISM, ISRAEL - HISTORY, ISRAEL - INDEPENDENCE, ISRAEL - SOCIAL LIFE AND CUSTOMS, YOM HAATZMAUT 30 p. JOY, HAPPINESS/SIMCHAH, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL
Escaping to America: A True Story Schanzer, Rosalyn 2000 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FAMILY, FATHERS, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN POLAND 32 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Get Ready for Shabbos with Mendel Cisner, Naftali 2000 Preschool SABBATH 10 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT
Moishe's Miracle Melmed, Laura Krauss, Slonim, David 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FOOD, Hanukkah, SHTETL, EVIL SPIRITS, SUPERNATURAL STORIES 31 p. COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, CONTENTED PERSON/SAMAYACH B'CHELKO, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GENEROSITY/NEDIVUT, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, HUMBLE, MODEST/ANAV, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, NOT COVETING/LO TACHMOD, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT
Day the Rabbi Disappeared, The: Jewish Holiday Tales of Magic Schwartz, Howard, Passicot, Monique 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) - Adult FOLKLORE, LEGENDS, RABBIS, SUPERNATURAL STORIES 80 p. AFFIXING A MEZUZAH/LIKBOA MEZUZAH, ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, FAITH IN GOD/EMUNAH, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, LOVE FOR TORAH, LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL, RELYING ON GOD/BITAHON, RIGHTEOUSNESS/ TZEDEK, TZEDEKIM, 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
Thread of Kindness: A Tzedaka Story Shollar, Leah, Mekibel, Shoshana 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FOLKLORE, MITZVOT, ELIJAH (PROPHET) 30 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, GENEROSITY/NEDIVUT, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, LEAVING GLEANINGS FOR THE POOR/AM HAARETZ, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL, TREATING THE WIDOW WITH KINDNESS/AL MANAH
Passage to Freedom: the Sugihara Story Mochizuki, Ken, Lee, Dom 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FATHERS, Biography, HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, SUGIHARA, CHIUNE 32 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, DECENT PERSON/MENSCH (Y), FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH
Rosie in New York: Gotcha! Matas, Carol 2000 Elementary (Grades 3-5) HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN NEW YORK - HISTORY, LABOR UNIONS, SOCIAL ACTION 124 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, REPAIRING THE WORLD/TIKKUN OLAM, SEEKING JUSTICE/DIRSHU MISHPAT
A Ticket to Israel Gresko, Marcia S. 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) Israel 0 p. COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH
Tali's Jerusalem Scrapbook Rouss, Sylvia A., Oppenheimer, Nancy 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) ARAB-JEWISH RELATIONS, BIRTHDAYS, INTIFADA, ISRAEL-TERRORISTS, ARAB, JERUSALEM, ISRAEL - CHILDREN, ISRAEL - ARAB CONFLICT 32 p. BEING CHEERFUL/SEVER PANIM YAFOT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL, OPTIMISM/GAMZU LE TOBAH, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
Love You, Soldier Hest, Amy, Lamut, Sonja 2000 Elementary (Grades 3-5) DEATH, FAMILY, FATHERS, FRIENDSHIP, MOTHERS, MOURNING, UNITED STATES - HISTORY - WORLD WAR II 80 p. COMFORTING MOURNERS/NICHUM AVEILIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, HONORING THE DEAD/KAVOD HA-MET, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, LOVING AND HONORING OTHERS/OHEV VEH ET ZEH
Faraway Home Taylor, Marilyn 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School BROTHERS, HISTORICAL FICTION, HOLOCAUST - KINDERTRANSPORT, HOLOCAUST - REFUGEES AND D.P.'S, JEWS IN IRELAND, SISTERS 48 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA
Animals of the Bible, The Hoffman, Mary, Morris, Jackie 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) ANIMALS IN THE BIBLE, BIBLE STORIES, ANIMALS 0 p. KINDNESS TO ANIMALS/TZA'AR BA'ALEI HAYYIM, OBEDIENCE TO GOD
Trees of the Dancing Goats, The Polacco, Patricia 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, Hanukkah, Holidays, INTERFAITH RELATIONS, JEWISH - CHRISTIAN RELATIONS, FARMS AND FARMING, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - MIDWEST, DISEASE 32 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, VISITING THE SICK / BIKUR HOLIM
P Is For Passover: A Holiday Alphabet Book Stone, Tanya Lee, Lucas, Margeaux 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) Holidays, Passover, SEDER 0 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, REMEMBERING THE EXODUS FROM EGYPT/ZECHER LI-TZIAT MITZRAIM
Israel Gresko, Marcia S. 2000 Elementary (Grades 3-5) Israel 0 p. COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH
Fireflies In the Dark: The Story of Friedl Dicker-Brandeis and the Children of Terezin Rubin, Susan Goldman 2000 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ART, ARTISTS, Biography, DICKER-BRANDEIS, FRIEDL, HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS, IMAGINATION 47 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, DECENT PERSON/MENSCH (Y), GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT
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
Our Land of Israel Burstein, Chaya 2000 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) Israel, ISRAEL - CHILDREN, ISRAEL - GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS, ISRAEL - HISTORY, ISRAEL - IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, ISRAEL - INDEPENDENCE, ISRAEL - SOCIAL LIFE AND CUSTOMS, ISRAEL-KIBBUTZIM 152 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH
Boy Who Stuck Out His Tongue, The Tarbescu, Edith, Mills, Judith Christine 2000 Preschool FOLKLORE, JEWS IN EASTERN EUROPE 32 p. REPENTANCE/TESHUVAH
Journey to Paradise and Other Jewish Tales, A Schwartz, Howard, Carmi, Giora 2000 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FOLKLORE, MYSTICISM 0 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, STUDYING TORAH/TALMUD TORAH
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
Welcome to Israel Rivlin, Lilly 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) Israel, JERUSALEM, ISRAEL - HISTORY, ISRAEL - INDEPENDENCE, ISRAEL - SOCIAL LIFE AND CUSTOMS, ISRAEL - ARAB CONFLICT, ISRAEL - GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS 127 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH
After I Said No Johnson, Sheila Golburgh 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HISTORICAL FICTION, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY, LABOR UNIONS, Women 0 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, FREEDOM OF CHOICE/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, HONORING WOMEN/KEVOD NASHIM, REPAIRING THE WORLD/TIKKUN OLAM
Who Was the Woman Who Wore the Hat? Patz, Nancy 2000 Middle School (Grades 5-8) Holocaust, JEWS IN HOLLAND, MUSEUMS, POETRY 40 p. REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Yellow Star, The: The Legend of King Christian X of Denmark Deedy, Carmen Agra, Sorensen, Henry 2000 Elementary (Grades 3-5) HEROES, LEGENDS, HISTORICAL FICTION, HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES, JEWS IN DENMARK, CHRISTIAN X ( KING OF DENMARK) 30 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, 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, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
Count with Mendel Cisner, Naftali 2000 Preschool SYMBOLS AND SYMBOLISM 10 p. JOY, HAPPINESS/SIMCHAH
Two By Two Araten, Harry 2000 Preschool BIBLE STORIES 0 p. LOVE FOR TORAH
Rivka's First Thanksgiving Rael, Elsa Okon, Kovalski, Maryann 2001 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) AMERICANIZATION, FAMILY, Holidays, RABBIS, THANKSGIVING, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY 32 p. CRITICIZING CONSTRUCTIVELY/HOCHEACH TOCHEEACH, DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH
Lemuel, the Fool Uhlberg, Myron, Lamut, Sonja 2001 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FOLKLORE, TRAVEL 32 p. IGNORANT PERSON/AM HAARETZ
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
Sigmund Freud: Pioneer of the Mind Reef, Catherine 2001 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ANTI-SEMITISM, Biography, FREUD, SIGMUND, JEWS IN AUSTRIA, SCIENCE 152 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, WISE PERSON/CHACHAM
Rachel Captures the Moon Ungar, Richard 2001 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FOLKLORE, JEWS IN EASTERN EUROPE, SHTETL 32 p. PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Mendel Rosenbusch: Tales For Jewish Children Weber, Ilse 2001 Elementary (Grades 3-5) MITZVOT, SHORT STORY COLLECTIONS, JEWS IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC (CZECHOSLOVAKIA), SUPERNATURAL STORIES 113 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, HUMBLE, MODEST/ANAV, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL, SAINTLY PERSON/TZADIK, TREATING THE WIDOW WITH KINDNESS/AL MANAH, WISE PERSON/CHACHAM
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
Why the Snake Crawls On Its Belly Kimmel, Eric A., Davis, Allen 2001 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) ADAM AND EVE, ANIMALS IN THE BIBLE, BIBLE STORIES 32 p. AVOIDING TEMPTATION, IMPULSE TOWARD EVIL/YETZER HA-RA
Story of the Holocaust, The Lawton, Clive A. 2001 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, GENOCIDE, Holocaust, NAZISM 0 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Cloak for the Moon, A Kimmel, Eric A., Kovalski, Maryann 2001 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FOLKLORE, MYSTICISM, NACHMAN OF BRATSLAV, RABBI 32 p. KEEPING ONE'S WORD/NEDARIM, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Daughter of Light Attema, Martha 2001 Elementary (Grades 3-5) CHILDBIRTH, HISTORICAL FICTION, MOTHERS, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 133 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, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH
Magic Menorah: A Modern Chanukah Tale, The Zalben, Jane Breskin, Diamond, Donna 2001 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FAMILY, Hanukkah, RIDDLES, YIDDISH LANGUAGE, SUPERNATURAL STORIES, TRADITION 56 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PRIDE OF ANCESTRY/YACHSON
Anne Frank - Voice of Hope Senker, Cath 2001 Elementary (Grades 3-5) Holocaust, Biography, FRANK, ANNE 0 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
Behold the Trees Alexander, Sue, Kovalski, Maryann 2001 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) ECOLOGY, ISRAEL - AFFORESTATION, Israel, TREES, ZIONISM 48 p. CARING FOR THE ENVIRONMENT/RECYCLING/DO NOT DESTROY/NOT DESTROYING/BAL TASHCHIT
Hans and Sophie Scholl Axelrod, Toby 2001 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School Biography, RESISTANCE MOVEMENTS, SCHOLL, HANS, SCHOLL, SOPHIE, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 0 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA
Daughter of the Great Zandini Fagan, Cary, Young, Cybele 2001 Elementary (Grades 3-5) BROTHERS, MAGIC, SISTERS, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN FRANCE 64 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, BRINGING PEACE BETWEEN PEOPLE/HA VA'AT SHALOM BEIN ADAM LAHAVERO
Brothers In Valor: A Story of Resistance Tunnell, Michael O. 2001 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School CHRISTIANITY, HISTORICAL FICTION, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, NAZISM, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 0 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, NOT KEEPING SOMEONE IN IGNORANCE/LIFNEI IVER LO TITEN MICHSHOL, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA
Solomon and the Trees Biers-Ariel, Matt, Kiss-Silverberg, Esti 2001 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) ECOLOGY, LEGENDS, SOLOMON (KING OF ISRAEL), TREES, TU BI'SHEVAT 32 p. CARING FOR THE ENVIRONMENT/RECYCLING/DO NOT DESTROY/NOT DESTROYING/BAL TASHCHIT
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
Marc Chagall: What Colour Is Paradise? Thomas, David 2001 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) ART, ARTISTS, Biography 0 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH
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
Big Like Me! A New Baby Story Finkelstein, Ruth, Touson, Esther 2001 Preschool BROTHERS, FAMILY, Prayer, SISTERS 30 p. COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Chanukah Lights Everywhere Rosen, Michael, Iwai, Melissa 2001 Preschool Hanukkah, Holidays 0 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA
God Around Us, Vol.2: The Valley of Blessings, The Brichto, Mira, Alko, Selina 2001 Preschool CHILDREN, GOD, Prayer 32 p. AWE,REVERENCE/YIRAH, BLESSINGS OF PRAISE RECITED UPON PERFORMING MITZVOT/BIRCHOT HA-MITZVOT, BLESSINGS OF THANKS FOR PLEASURES GRANTED TO HUMANS/BIRCHOT HA - NEHENIN, JOY, HAPPINESS/SIMCHAH
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

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