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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
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
Adventures of Yaakov and Isaac, The Kubert, Joe 2005 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) HISTORY-MODERN, VALUES 64 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, LOVE FOR TORAH, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH
Adventures of Rabbi Harvey, The: A Graphic Novel of Jewish Wisdom and Wit in the Wild West Sheinkin, Steve 2006 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) FOLKLORE, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - WEST, LEGENDS 123 p. HONESTY/EMET, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, HUMILITY/ANAVAH, WISDOM/CHOCHMA
Adventures of K'tonton, The Weilerstein, Sadie Rose, Berkowitz, Jeannette 2006 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) Holidays, VALUES 100 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, JOY, HAPPINESS/SIMCHAH
Adventures of Jeremy and Heddy Levi, The Ganz, Yaffa, Young, Mary O. 2003 Elementary (Grades 3-5) BAR MITZVAH, BAT MITZVAH, BROTHERS, FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, HUMOR, IDENTITY, SISTERS 204 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, BEING CHEERFUL/SEVER PANIM YAFOT, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, HONORING THE AGED/KIBUD ZEKAYNIM, JOY, HAPPINESS/SIMCHAH, KINDNESS TO ANIMALS/TZA'AR BA'ALEI HAYYIM, LOVING AND HONORING OTHERS/OHEV VEH ET ZEH, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, MINIMIZING SMALL TALK/MIYUT SICHAH, OBSERVING DIETARY LAWS/KASHRUT, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT, OPTIMISM/GAMZU LE TOBAH, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES, TREATING THE WIDOW WITH KINDNESS/AL MANAH, VISITING THE SICK / BIKUR HOLIM
Adventure in Latkaland, An: A Hanukkah Story Fisman, Karen, McAteer, Thomas 1998 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) - Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) Hanukkah, Holidays 64 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO
Adolf Hitler: Evil Mastermind of the Holocaust Altman, Linda Jacobs 1977 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, Biography, Holocaust, NAZISM 160 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra
Adara Gormley, Beatrice 2002 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) BIBLE STORIES, DISEASE, HISTORY - ANCIENT, ISRAEL - ANCIENT, PROPHETS 151 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD
Adam and Thomas APPELFELD, AHARON, Dumas, Philippe [nid:50783], illustrator 2015 Middle School (Grades 5-8) Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE 160 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, SAVING HUMAN LIFE/PIKUACH NEFESH, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Adam and Eve's New Day Sasso, Sandy Eisenberg, Moser, Barry 2005 Preschool BIBLE STORIES, CREATION 20 p. AWE,REVERENCE/YIRAH, LOVING GOD/AHAVAT HA-SHEM
Across the Alley Michelson, Richard [nid:12446], , Lewis, E.B., ill. 2006 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) - Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) FRIENDSHIP 32 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, RESPECT/KAVOD, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
Across the Alley Michelson, Richard, Lewis, R. B. 2007 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) AFRICAN AMERICAN-JEWISH RELATIONS, BASEBALL, FRIENDSHIP, Music 32 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH
Abuelita's Secret Matzahs Sasso, Sandy Eisenberg, Castillo, Robert 2004 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) ASSIMILIATION, CATHOLIC CHURCH, CONVERSION TO CHRISTIANITY, GRANDPARENTS, Holidays, IDENTITY, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - WEST, Passover 32 p. GUARDING ONE'S TONGUE/SHEMIRAT HALASHON, NOT KEEPING SOMEONE IN IGNORANCE/LIFNEI IVER LO TITEN MICHSHOL, OBSERVING DIETARY LAWS/KASHRUT, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT, REMEMBERING THE EXODUS FROM EGYPT/ZECHER LI-TZIAT MITZRAIM, SURVIVAL, JEWISH
Abraham's Search for God Jules, Jacqueline, Ugliano, Natascia 2007 Preschool ABRAHAM (PATRIARCH), BIBLE STORIES, GOD, MIDRASH 32 p. AWE,REVERENCE/YIRAH, FAITH IN GOD/EMUNAH, LOVING GOD/AHAVAT HA-SHEM
Abraham Joshua Heschel: Man of Spirit, Man of Action Rose, Or N. 2003 Middle School (Grades 5-8) AFRICAN AMERICAN-JEWISH RELATIONS, Biography, CATHOLIC CHURCH, INTERETHNIC RELATIONS, INTERFAITH RELATIONS, JEWISH - CHRISTIAN RELATIONS, JUDAISM, PHILOSOPHY, RABBIS, RACE RELATIONS 69 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, LOVE FOR TORAH, LOVING ALL OF GOD'S CREATION, LOVING GOD/AHAVAT HA-SHEM, REPAIRING THE WORLD/TIKKUN OLAM, SCHOLAR/TALMID CHACHAM, STUDYING TORAH/TALMUD TORAH, WISE PERSON/CHACHAM
Aaron's Bar Mitzvah: Growing Up Jewish with Sarah Leah Jacobs Rouss, Sylvia A., Dubois, Liz Goulet 2003 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) BAR MITZVAH, BROTHERS 0 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT
A Ticket to Israel Gresko, Marcia S. 2000 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) Israel 0 p. COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH
A Sweet Passover Newman, Leslea, Slonim, David Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) GRANDPARENTS, Passover, SEDER 40 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH
A Song for My Sister Simpson, Lesley, Mai-Wyss, Tatjana Preschool CUSTOMS AND CEREMONIES, NAMES AND NAMING 0 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, JOY, HAPPINESS/SIMCHAH
A scarf for Keiko Malaspina, Ann, Liddiard, Merrilee 2019 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) - Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) RACE RELATIONS, UNITED STATES - HISTORY - WORLD WAR II 32 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, CLOTHING THE NATION/HALBASHAT ARUMIM, COMPASSION/RACHAMIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, IMPULSE TOWARD GOOD/YETZER HA-TOV, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, JOY, HAPPINESS/SIMCHAH, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
A Promise Fulfilled: Theodor Herzl, Chaim Weizmann, David Ben-Gurion, and the Creation of the State of Israel Greenfeld, Howard 2005 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, Biography, Israel, ZIONISM 143 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
A Poem for Peter : the Story of Ezra Jack Keats and the Creation of The snowy day Pinkney, Andrea Davis 2016 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Adult AFRICAN AMERICAN-JEWISH RELATIONS, ARTISTS, AUTHORS, Biography, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY 52 p. INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, LOVING ALL OF GOD'S CREATION
A Place at the Table Faruqi, Saadia, Shovan, Laura 2020 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) AMERICANIZATION, Cooking, families, FRIENDSHIP, INTERETHNIC RELATIONS, PREJUDICE 336 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, FORGIVENESS/SELICHOT, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
A Moon for Moe and Mo Zalben, Jane Breskin, Ariel, Liat Binyamini [nid:26443] illustrator 2018 Preschool - Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) FRIENDSHIP, JEWISH - MOSLEM RELATIONS, ROSH HASHANAH 48 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, BEING CHEERFUL/SEVER PANIM YAFOT, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, CONTENTED PERSON/SAMAYACH B'CHELKO, HEARING THE SHOFAR/LISHMOA KOL SHOFAR, HOLINESS/KEDUSHA, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH, LOVING AND HONORING OTHERS/OHEV VEH ET ZEH, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, RESPECT/KAVOD
A light in the darkness : Janusz Korczak, his orphans, and the Holocaust Marrin, Albert 2019 High School - Adult HOLOCAUST - CONCENTRATION CAMPS, HOLOCAUST - WARSAW GHETTO, Holocaust Biography, JEWS IN POLAND 400 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, BEING CHEERFUL/SEVER PANIM YAFOT, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COMPASSION/RACHAMIM, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA, OPTIMISM/GAMZU LE TOBAH, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH, RESILIENCE, SANCTIFYING HUMAN LIFE/KEDUSHAT HA-HAYIM, SELF SACRIFICE FOR THE SAKE OF MITZVAH/MESIRAS NEFESH, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH, STRENGTH/KOACH
A Hat for Mrs. Goldman: : a Story about Knitting and Love Edwards, Michelle, Karas, G. Brian 2016 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FRIENDSHIP, MITZVOT, OLD AGE 40 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, GENEROSITY/NEDIVUT, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
A boy is not a bird Ravel, Edeet 2019 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN CANADA, JEWS IN THE FORMER SOVIET UNION 192 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, INDUSTRIOUSNESS, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, RESILIENCE, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH, SURVIVAL, JEWISH, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
A Bit of Love and a Bit of Luck. Margit: Book Two Kacer, Kathy 2005 Elementary (Grades 3-5) ANTI-SEMITISM, FAMILY, FATHERS, HISTORICAL FICTION, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN CANADA, SCHOOL 89 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, LOSING FACE; HUMILIATION/HALBANAT PANIM, NOT PLACING A STUMBLING BLOCK/LO TITEYN MICHSHOL, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO
97 Orchard Street, New York: Stories of Immigrant Life Granfield, Linda, Alda, Arlene 2002 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - High School AMERICANIZATION, HOMES, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN NEW YORK - HISTORY, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY 0 p. INDUSTRIOUSNESS, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
44 Hours or Strike! Dublin, Anne 2015 LABOR UNIONS, JEWS IN CANADA 135 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
26 Big Things Small Hands Do Paratore, Coleen [nid:51796] , Reed, Mike, ill. 2008 Preschool alphabet of mitzvot 32 p. GOOD DEED,GOOD DEEDS/MITZVAH/MITZVOT, REPAIRING THE WORLD/TIKKUN OLAM
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
10 Things I Can Do to Help My World Walsh, Melanie 2012 Preschool - Primary (Kindergarten - Grade 2) caring for the environment 40 p. CARING FOR THE ENVIRONMENT/RECYCLING/DO NOT DESTROY/NOT DESTROYING/BAL TASHCHIT, REPAIRING THE WORLD/TIKKUN OLAM
10 Days Anne Frank Colbert, David 2010 Elementary (Grades 3-5) Biography, FRANK, ANNE, Holocaust 152 p. REMEMBRANCE/ZACHOR
"Uh, Uh, Not Now," Said the Cow Gottlieb, Yaffa Leba, Nodel, Norman 1995 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) MIDRASH, SABBATH, ANIMALS 0 p. CONVERT TO JUDAISM/GER TZEDEK, KINDNESS TO ANIMALS/TZA'AR BA'ALEI HAYYIM, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT
War Within, The Matas, Carol 2001 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ANTI-SEMITISM, COMMUNITY LIFE, FAMILY, HISTORICAL FICTION, INTERFAITH RELATIONS, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - SOUTH, REFUGEES, JEWISH, SISTERS, SLAVERY, UNITED STATES - HISTORY - CIVIL WAR 0 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT
Menorah Story, The Podwal, Mark 1998 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) Hanukkah, MENORAH, SYMBOLS AND SYMBOLISM 21 p.
Joseph and the Sabbath Fish Kimmel, Eric A., Peluso, Martina 2011 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) honoring the sabbath; generosity; 32 p. OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH
Friday Nights of Nana, The Hest, Amy, Nivola, Claire 2001 Preschool GRANDPARENTS, SABBATH 32 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT

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