Kirkus review, starred reviewacclaimed author Emily Jenkins A Greyhound, a Groundhog and Caldecott Award-winning artist Paul O. When gertie, is not allowed to help prepare latkes, the youngest, she throws a tantrum. Jenkins and zelinsky's charming compliment to Taylor's series perfectly captures the warmth and family values that made the original titles classics.
A kirkus reviews best Book of 2018! Fans, along with those just meeting the five girls "all of a kind, will join them back in 1912, on the Lower East Side of NYC, " as their parents say, and watch as preparations for Hanukkah are made. Zelinsky rapunzel bring the beloved All-of-a-Kind Family to life in a new format.
All-of-a-Kind Family Hanukkah #ad - In this time when immigrants often do not feel accepted, the All-of-a-Kind Family gives a heartwarming glimpse of a Jewish immigrant family and their customs that is as relevant--and necessary--today as when it was first written. Banished to the girls' bedroom, she can still hear the sounds and smell the smells of a family getting ready to celebrate.
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And also, they are completely clueless. Except that they're potato pancakes. After lighting the menorah and gobbling the gelt, Grandpa Latke tells everyone the Hanukkah story, complete with mighty Mega Bees who use a giant dreidel to fight against the evil alien potatoes from Planet Chhh.
More All-Of-A-Kind FamilyLizzie Skurnick Books #ad - Sydney taylor's beloved all-of-a-Kind Family series chronicles a Jewish immigrant family at the beginning of the twentieth century. The sydney taylor book award is given each year by the Jewish Association of Libraries to a book for young people that authentically portrays the Jewish experience. Lizzie Skurnick Books.
The second book in the series, as wwi approaches, a single uncle finds love, this YA classic presents a vivid and humorous portrait of life at the turn of the century, and a new friendship blooms among latkes and the library. Born in 1904 on new york's lower east side, sydney taylor was one of the first authors of children's books centered on Jewish characters, and is especially known for the immensely popular All-of-a-Kind Family series.
More All-Of-A-Kind Family #ad - The richly drawn characters, based on taylor's own life, Gertie—and their mischievous brother, Henny, Sarah, include five sisters—Ella, Charlotte, Charlie.
All-Of-A-Kind Family DowntownLizzie Skurnick Books #ad - The sydney taylor book award is given each year by the Jewish Association of Libraries to a book for young people that authentically portrays the Jewish experience. Ella gets a big role in the purim play, charlotte has a scary kitchen accident, Henny gets into trouble at school and runs away from home, Sarah gets her ears pierced, and Gertie finally is old enough to have a book of her own.
Ships from Vermont. Life is never dull for this one-of-a-kind family!born in 1904 on new York's Lower East Side, Sydney Taylor was one of the first authors of children's books centered on Jewish characters, and is especially known for the immensely popular All-of-a-Kind Family series. Ella, charlotte, henny, sarah, and gertie are back! In the fourth entry in the All-of-a-Kind Family series—set right after the first book—Charlie is growing up.
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All-Of-A-Kind Family UptownLizzie Skurnick Books #ad - Ships from Vermont. Your favorite all-of-a-kind family has a new home in the Bronx, new friends and neighbors, and best all, new adventures. In the third book in the beloved series about a jewish family growing up in early twentieth century new York, Ella misses her boyfriend Jules, Henny spills tea on a dress she borrowed without asking, Charlotte takes the elevated train without paying her fare, Sarah works to win a prize at school, Gertie makes a pancake, who has joined the Army to fight in World War I, and little Charlie is terrified when he meets Santa Claus.
Lizzie Skurnick Books. Lizzie Skurnick Books. In true all-of-a-kind family spirit, everyone must come together to keep the house running smoothly when Mama goes into the hospital to have her appendix removed.
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Together they share adventures that find them searching for hidden buttons while dusting Mama's front parlor and visiting with the peddlers in Papa's shop on rainy days. Lizzie Skurnick Books.
Ella Of All-Of-A-Kind FamilyLizzie Skurnick Books #ad - Ships from Vermont. Yearling Books. In the fifth and final book in the all-of-A-Kind Family series, Ella, the eldest child of the family, has been offered a stage career by a Broadway talent scout. Once again, the loving all-of-a-kind-family provides the support needed for Ella to make the right decision. Born in 1904 on new york's lower east side, sydney taylor was one of the first authors of children's books centered on Jewish characters, and is especially known for the immensely popular All-of-a-Kind Family series.
. While ella wants to sing more than anything else in the world, her beloved fiancé who has just returned from World War I, she finds herself torn between Jules, and what's sure to be a tough uphill climb to stardom. The sydney taylor book award is given each year by the Jewish Association of Libraries to a book for young people that authentically portrays the Jewish experience.
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While szerena wishes for "a papa like everyone else, " Gisella can't remember their father, and wishes he had not gone away without them. Lizzie Skurnick Books. Ships from Vermont. Ships from Vermont. Lizzie Skurnick Books. Finally, the big day arrives, and Mama and the girls leave for America to reunite with Papa.
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Moses feldman, while mohammed hassan, a muslim boy, lives at one end of Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn, a Jewish boy, New York, lives at the other. Ships from Vermont. Lizzie Skurnick Books. Yearling Books. Lizzie Skurnick Books.
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The Length of a StringDial Books #ad - But when she discovers the diary her Jewish great-grandmother wrote chronicling her escape from Holocaust-era Europe, Imani begins to see family in a new way. Imani knows exactly what she wants as her big bat mitzvah gift: to find her birth parents. She loves her family and her jewish community in Baltimore, but she has always wondered where she came from, especially since she's black and almost everyone she knows is white.
Imani is adopted, and she's ready to search for her birth parents. Then her mom's grandmother--Imani's great-grandma Anna--passes away, and Imani discovers an old journal among her books. And as imani reads the diary, and her place in it, she begins to see her family, in a whole new way. Lizzie Skurnick Books.
The Length of a String #ad - Ships from Vermont. Lizzie Skurnick Books. Yearling Books. Anna's diary records her journey to America and her new life with an adoptive family of her own. Ships from Vermont. It's anna's diary from 1941, sent by her parents to seek refuge in Brooklyn, the year she was twelve and fled Nazi-occupied Luxembourg alone, New York.