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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Streets of Gold Wells, Rosemary, Andreasen, Dan 1999 Elementary (Grades 3-5) IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES, HISTORICAL FICTION 0 p. JOY, HAPPINESS/SIMCHAH
Noah and the Great Flood Gerstein, Mordicai 1999 Preschool BIBLE STORIES, NOAH (BIBLICAL FIGURE) 0 p. OBEDIENCE TO GOD
Great Potato Plan, The Weider, Joy Nelkin 1999 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FAMILY, WORLD WAR I, 1914-19, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN POLAND 0 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAITH IN GOD/EMUNAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF, PROTECTING PEOPLE FROM DANGEROUS SITUATIONS/MA'AKEH LE'GAGECHAH
Matzah Ball Soup Rothenberg, Joan 1999 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FAMILY, FOOD, Passover, SEDER, TRADITION 0 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Secret of the Mezuzah, The Reeves, Mary Bell 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School MYSTERY STORIES, NAZISM, SECRET AGENTS 0 p. LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, SEEKING JUSTICE/DIRSHU MISHPAT
Chocolate Chip Challah Rauchwerger, Lisa 1999 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) COOKBOOKS, FOOD, Holidays 0 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, BLESSING GOD AFTER MEALS/BIRKAT HA-MAZON, BLESSINGS OF PRAISE RECITED UPON PERFORMING MITZVOT/BIRCHOT HA-MITZVOT
How Yussel Caught the Gefilte Fish Herman, Charlotte, Krenina, Katya 1999 Preschool SABBATH 0 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT
Memory Coat, The Woodruff, Elvira, Dooling, Michael 1999 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FAMILY, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, HISTORICAL FICTION 0 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM
Speed of Light Rosen, Sybil 1999 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ANTI-SEMITISM, CIVIL RIGHTS, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - SOUTH, PREJUDICE 0 p. ACTIVISM, SOCIAL/TIKUN OLAM, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA
Coat For the Moon and Other Jewish Tales, A Rush, Barbara, Iofin, Michael 1999 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FOLKLORE, LEGENDS, EVIL SPIRITS, SUPERNATURAL STORIES 0 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, COMPASSION/RACHAMIM, DECENT PERSON/MENSCH (Y), DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, FAITH IN GOD/EMUNAH, LOVING GOD/AHAVAT HA-SHEM, RELYING ON GOD/BITAHON, RIGHTEOUSNESS/ TZEDEK, TZEDEKIM, WISE PERSON/CHACHAM
Importance of Anne Frank, The Wukovits, John F. 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) Biography, FRANK, ANNE, Holocaust 0 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Mimmy and Sophie Cohen, Miriam, Dooling, Michael 1999 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - NEW YORK CITY, SISTERS 0 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Spider's Web, The Williams, Laura E. 1999 High School ANTI-SEMITISM, NEO-NAZISM, PREJUDICE 0 p. REPENTANCE/TESHUVAH, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
Cure, The Levitan, Sonia 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, HISTORY - MEDIEVAL, JEWS IN GERMANY, SCIENCE FICTION 0 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, CLEAVING TO GOD/DEVEIKUT, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, SANCTIFYING GOD'S NAME/KIDDUSH HA-SHEM
In My Enemy's House Matas, Carol 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HISTORICAL FICTION, Holocaust, IDENTITY, NAZISM 0 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, DISILLUSIONMENT/AGMAT NEFESH, PERSONAL WORTH/YICHUS ATSMO, SOUL SEARCHING/CHESHBON HA NEFESH
Miriam Gormley, Beatrice 1999 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) BIBLE STORIES, JEWS IN EGYPT, MIRIAM (BIBLICAL FIGURE), MOSES (PROPHET) 0 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL
Star of Luis Talbert, Marc 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) CONVERSION TO CHRISTIANITY, FAMILY, IDENTITY 0 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONORING THE AGED/KIBUD ZEKAYNIM, PRIDE OF ANCESTRY/YACHSON
David and the Trash-Talkin' Giant Anderson, Joel, Goolsby, Abe 1999 Preschool BIBLE STORIES, DAVID (KING OF ISRAEL) 0 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH
In My Hands: Memoirs of a Holocaust Rescuer Opdyke, Irene Gut 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES, JEWS IN POLAND, PERSONAL NARRATIVES 0 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, 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
Missing Girls Metzger, Lois 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School DEATH, FRIENDSHIP 0 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Albert Einstein: Visionary Scientist Severance, John B. 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) Biography, EINSTEIN, ALBERT, SCIENCE 0 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD, WISE PERSON/CHACHAM
Jonah's Trash, God's Treasure Anderson, Joel, Krenina, Katya 1999 Preschool BIBLE STORIES, JONAH (PROPHET) 0 p. FORGIVENESS/SELICHOT, OBEDIENCE TO GOD, REPENTANCE/TESHUVAH
Harpist of Granada, The Kranzler, Gershon, Rubin, Chedvah 1999 Elementary (Grades 3-5) ANTI-SEMITISM, JEWS IN SPAIN 53 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM
My Bridges of Hope: Searching for Life and Love After Auschwitz Bitton-Jackson, Livia 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, PERSONAL NARRATIVES 0 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, FREEDOM OF CHOICE/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL
Strudel Stories Rocklin, Joanne 1999 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) AMERICANIZATION, ASSIMILIATION, BASEBALL, FAMILY, FOOD, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION 0 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Why Noah Chose the Dove Singer, Isaac Bashevis, Carle, Eric 1999 Preschool ANIMALS IN THE BIBLE, NOAH (BIBLICAL FIGURE) 29 p. MODESTY/TZENIUT, OBEDIENCE TO GOD
Escape: Teens Who Escaped the Holocaust to Freedom Giddens, Sandra 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HOLOCAUST - KINDERTRANSPORT, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES 0 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, INTERVENING TO PREVENT MURDER OR INJURY/RODEF, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA
Joseph Had a Little Overcoat Taback, Simms 1999 Preschool FOLKLORE, YIDDISH LANGUAGE 0 p. COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH
Ten Commandments for Jewish Children, The Nerlove, Miriam 1999 Preschool BIBLE STORIES, COMMANDMENTS 0 p. COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT
Exodus Wildsmith, Brian 1999 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) BIBLE STORIES, BIBLE.PENTATEUCH, JEWS IN EGYPT, MOSES (PROPHET) 0 p. REMEMBERING THE EXODUS FROM EGYPT/ZECHER LI-TZIAT MITZRAIM
Journeys With Elijah: Eight Tales of the Prophet Goldin, Barbara Diamond, Pinkney, Jerry 1999 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) FOLKLORE, ELIJAH (PROPHET) 0 p. ACTS OF LOVING-KINDNESS / GEMILUT HASADIM, AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COMPASSION/RACHAMIM
Noah's Ark Cousins, Lucy 1999 Preschool BIBLE STORIES, NOAH (BIBLICAL FIGURE) 0 p. FAITH IN GOD/EMUNAH, OBEDIENCE TO GOD
Theo Harrison, Barbara 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School BROTHERS, HISTORICAL FICTION, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, HOLOCAUST - RIGHTEOUS GENTILES, ORPHANS, PUPPETRY 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
Family Haggadah, The Schecter, Ellen, Waldman, Neil 1999 Preschool HAGGADAH, Passover, SEDER 0 p. REMEMBERING THE EXODUS FROM EGYPT/ZECHER LI-TZIAT MITZRAIM
Flying Latke, The Yorinks, Arthur, Waldman, Neil 1999 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FAMILY, Hanukkah 0 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT
Just Right: The Story of a Jewish Home Emerman, Ellen, Krantz, Sarah 1999 Preschool FAMILY, HOMES, SYMBOLS AND SYMBOLISM 0 p. AFFIXING A MEZUZAH/LIKBOA MEZUZAH, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, OBSERVING DIETARY LAWS/KASHRUT, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT
Noah's Trees LeTord, Bijou 1999 Preschool BIBLE STORIES, NOAH (BIBLICAL FIGURE), TREES, TU BI'SHEVAT 32 p. CARING FOR THE ENVIRONMENT/RECYCLING/DO NOT DESTROY/NOT DESTROYING/BAL TASHCHIT, OBEDIENCE TO GOD
Frank O. Gehry: Outside In Jordan, Sandra 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - Adult ARCHITECTURE, Biography 0 p. INDIVIDUALITY/VIKUACH
This Is Our Seder Hildebrandt, Ziporah, Roraback, Robin 1999 Preschool Passover, SEDER 0 p. JOY, HAPPINESS/SIMCHAH, REMEMBERING THE EXODUS FROM EGYPT/ZECHER LI-TZIAT MITZRAIM
Run, Boy, Run Orlev, Uri 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HISTORICAL FICTION, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - SURVIVORS, HOLOCAUST - WARSAW GHETTO, IDENTITY 192 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, FEEDING THE HUNGRY/HA'AKHALAT RE'EVIM, INDUSTRIOUSNESS, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
For Heaven's Sake Sasso, Sandy Eisenberg, Finney, Kathryn Kunz 1999 Preschool DEATH, GRANDPARENTS 0 p. HONORING HUMAN BEINGS/KEVOD HA-BERIOT, HONORING THE DEAD/KAVOD HA-MET
Kids' Catalog of Bible Treasures, The Burstein, Chaya 1999 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) Bible, ISRAEL - HISTORY, ISRAEL - ANCIENT, HISTORY - ANCIENT 0 p. LOVE FOR TORAH, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL
Peddler's Gift, The Schur, Maxine Rose, Root, Kimberly Bulcken 1999 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) LEGENDS, SHTETL 0 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, HONESTY/EMET, REPENTANCE/TESHUVAH, SAINTLY PERSON/TZADIK
Two Suns In the Sky Bat-Ami, Miriam 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HISTORICAL FICTION, HOLOCAUST - REFUGEES AND D.P.'S, INTERDATING, JEWISH - CHRISTIAN RELATIONS, UNITED STATES - HISTORY - WORLD WAR II 0 p. HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT
You Never Know: A Legend of the Lamed-Vavniks Prose, Francine, Podwal, Mark 1999 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) LEGENDS, SHTETL 21 p. CONTENTMENT VS. GREED/Pirke Avot 4:1, DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, HUMBLE, MODEST/ANAV, HUMILITY/ANAVAH, REPAIRING THE WORLD/TIKKUN OLAM, RIGHTEOUS PERSON (ONE OF THE 36)/LAMED VAV, SAINTLY PERSON/TZADIK
Gabriel's Ark Curtis, Sandra R., Spark, 1999 Elementary (Grades 3-5) BAR MITZVAH, CHILDREN - DISABLED 0 p. COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, RESPECTING THE DISABLED
King Solomon and His Magic Ring Wiesel, Elie, Podwal, Mark 1999 Elementary (Grades 3-5) LEGENDS, SOLOMON (KING OF ISRAEL) 0 p. AVOIDING TEMPTATION, CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, WISE PERSON/CHACHAM
Queen Esther, the Morning Star Gerstein, Mordicai 1999 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) BIBLE STORIES, Purim, ESTHER (BIBLICAL FIGURE) 0 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV
Quake!: Disaster in San Francisco, 1906 Karwoski, Gail Langer, Papp, Robert 1999 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) FAMILY, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - WEST, PREJUDICE 153 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, FEEDING THE HUNGRY/HA'AKHALAT RE'EVIM, GENEROSITY/NEDIVUT, HOSPITALITY, WELCOMING GUESTS/HACHNASAT ORCHIM, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Uncle Eli's Special-For-Kids, Most Fun Ever, Under-The-Table Passover Haggadah Segal, Eliezer Lorne, Gordon-Lucas, Bonnie 1999 Preschool HAGGADAH, Passover, SEDER 0 p. REMEMBERING THE EXODUS FROM EGYPT/ZECHER LI-TZIAT MITZRAIM
If You Come Softly Woodson, Jacqueline 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School AFRICAN AMERICAN-JEWISH RELATIONS, INTERDATING 181 p. DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH
God Around Us, The: A Child's Garden of Prayer Brichto, Mira, Alko, Selina 1999 Preschool GOD, Prayer 0 p. AWE,REVERENCE/YIRAH, BLESSINGS OF THANKS FOR PLEASURES GRANTED TO HUMANS/BIRCHOT HA - NEHENIN, JOY, HAPPINESS/SIMCHAH, LOVING ALL OF GOD'S CREATION, LOVING AND HONORING OTHERS/OHEV VEH ET ZEH, LOVING GOD/AHAVAT HA-SHEM
My Secret Camera: Life In the Lodz Ghetto Grossman, Mendel 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School GHETTOS, Holocaust, JEWS IN POLAND 37 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV
Latkes, Latkes, Good to Eat Howland, Naomi 1999 Preschool FOOD, Hanukkah 0 p. DOING RIGHTEOUS ACTS,CHARITY/TZEDAKAH, GENEROSITY/NEDIVUT
Raisel's Riddle Silverman, Erica, Gaber, Susan 1999 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) LEARNING, Purim, RIDDLES 0 p. LOVE OF LEARNING/AHAVAT LIMUD
Until the Messiah Comes Roseman, Kenneth 1999 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ASSIMILIATION, COMMUNISM, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN EASTERN EUROPE, JEWS IN THE SOVIET UNION, ORTHODOX JUDAISM 0 p. FREEDOM OF CHOICE/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT
Love From Your Friend, Hannah Skolsky, Mindy Warshaw 1999 Elementary (Grades 3-5) FAMILY, FRIENDSHIP, HISTORICAL FICTION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES - EAST, UNITED STATES - HISTORY - DEPRESSION 246 p. CLEAVING TO FRIENDS/DIBUK CHAVERIM, CRITICIZING CONSTRUCTIVELY/HOCHEACH TOCHEEACH, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, REPAIRING THE WORLD/TIKKUN OLAM, RESPECTING/APPRECIATING DIFFERENCES
Good Liar, The Maguire, Gregory 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) BROTHERS, HISTORICAL FICTION, Holocaust, MOTHERS 0 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, GOSSIP, BAD SPEECH/LASHON HA-RA, HUMBLE, MODEST/ANAV, 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
Let's Talk About the Sabbath Kripke, Dorothy K., Weider, Joy Nelkin 1999 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) SABBATH 0 p. BEAUTIFYING THE MITZVAH/HIDDUR MITZVAH, JOY, HAPPINESS/SIMCHAH, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT
Rosie and the Mole: The Story of a Bris Silverman, Judy, Kahn, Katherine Janus 1999 Preschool BRIT MILAH 0 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Very Best Hanukkah Gift, The Rocklin, Joanne, O'Neil, Catherine 1999 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) BROTHERS, FAMILY, Hanukkah, SISTERS, ANIMALS 0 p. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT
Jewish Americans Rosenberg, Pam 1999 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) AMERICANIZATION, ANTI-SEMITISM, IMMIGRATION AND EMIGRATION, JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES 32 p. ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, COMMUNITY/KEHILLAH, FREEDOM OF CHOICE/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL
Moses In Egypt Banks, Lynne Reid 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) BIBLE STORIES, BIBLE.PENTATEUCH, BROTHERS, JEWS IN EGYPT, MOSES (PROPHET) 129 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, ALL OF ISRAEL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ONE ANOTHER/ KOL YISRAEL AREVIM ZEH BASEH, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, REMEMBERING THE EXODUS FROM EGYPT/ZECHER LI-TZIAT MITZRAIM
Good Night, Maman Mazer, Norma Fox 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) HISTORICAL FICTION, HOLOCAUST - REFUGEES AND D.P.'S, UNITED STATES - HISTORY - WORLD WAR II 0 p. AIDING THOSE IN DISTRESS/HAKEM TAKIM IMO, BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM
When the War Is Over Attema, Martha 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School HISTORICAL FICTION, Holocaust, HOLOCAUST - RESISTANCE AND RESCUE, JEWS IN HOLLAND, WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945 247 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
Lights Along the Path: Jewish Folklore Through the Grades for Children Ages Four to Twelve Schacht, Rebecca, Morgan, Jacqui 1999 Preschool - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) BIBLE STORIES, FOLKLORE, LEGENDS 195 p. BEHAVING PROPERLY WITH GOOD MANNERS/HIDDUR MITZVAH, COMMANDMENT,COMMANDMENTS/MITZVAH, MITZVOT
Running On Eggs Levine, Anna 1999 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) ARAB-JEWISH RELATIONS, FRIENDSHIP, Israel, ISRAEL-KIBBUTZIM, SCHOOL STORIES, sports 0 p. DIFFERENCE OF OPINION/VIKUACH, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW
Walker's Crossing Naylor, Phyllis R. 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) ANTI-SEMITISM, BROTHERS, NEO-NAZISM, PREJUDICE 0 p. CHOOSING BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG/BECHIRAH HOFSHIT, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, HONESTY/EMET, LOVING ONE'S NEIGHBOR/V'AHAVTA L'REYACHA, PEACE IN THE HOME/SHALOM BAYIT, TOLERANCE/sovlanut
Ancient Hebrews, The Mann, Kenny 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) CHOSEN PEOPLE, CIVILIZATION, JEWISH, CULTURE, JEWISH, DIASPORA, ISRAEL - HISTORY 0 p. ESTABLISHING A SYSTEM OF JUSTICE/SHOFTIM, LOVING GOD/AHAVAT HA-SHEM, LOVING ONE'S FELLOW JEWS/AHAVAT YISRAEL, PEOPLEHOOD/KLAL YISRAEL, PERSEVERANCE/SAWRAW, REPAIRING THE WORLD/TIKKUN OLAM, STRENGTH OF SPIRIT/RUACH
Good-Bye, Marianne: A Story of Growing Up in Nazi Germany Watts, Irene N. 1999 Elementary (Grades 3-5) HISTORICAL FICTION, HOLOCAUST - KINDERTRANSPORT, JEWS IN GERMANY 0 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS/SHALOM BAYIT, GRIEF CAUSED BY OTHERS/AGMAT NEFESH, NOT STANDING BY WHILE OTHERS ARE THREATENED/LO TA'AMOD AL DAM RE'ECHA
Deniers of the Holocaust Gottfried, Ted, Alcorn, Stephen 1999 Middle School (Grades 5-8) - High School ANTI-SEMITISM, Holocaust, NEO-NAZISM 0 p. AWARENESS OF EVIL/yada ra, IMPULSE TOWARD EVIL/YETZER HA-RA
Lion and the Unicorn, The Hughes, Shirley 1999 Primary (Kindergarten - grade 2) WORLD WAR II, 1939-1945, HISTORICAL FICTION, FANTASY 0 p. COURAGE/OMETZ LEV, LOSING FACE; HUMILIATION/HALBANAT PANIM
Saturday Secret, The Rinn, Miriam, Spark, 1999 Elementary (Grades 3 - 5) - Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) BASEBALL, FATHERS, SABBATH 0 p. HONESTY/EMET, HONORING PARENTS/KIBBUD AV VA-EM, OBSERVING SHABBAT/SHAMOR V'ZACHOR SHABBAT, SHEMIRAT SHABBAT

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