Paideia School Library

Paideia School

Sydney Taylor Book Award, Younger Readers

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    2009

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    As good as anybody : Martin Luther King Jr. and Abraham Joshua Heschel's amazing march towards freedom

    Michelson, Richard.

    Describes the experiences that influenced Martin Luther King, Jr., and Abraham Joshua Heschels's civil rights activism and discusses the friendship between the two men.

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    2007

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    Rebecca's journey home

    Sugarman, Brynn Olenberg, 1961-

    Two Jewish boys, Gabe and Jacob, cannot wait to meet their new baby sister, a little girl adopted from Vietnam.

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    Place: Honoree

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    2006

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    BOR

    The journey that saved Curious George : the true wartime escape of Margret and H.A. Rey

    Borden, Louise.

    Tells how the creators of "Curious George" narrowly escaped capture by the Nazis while fleeing Paris on their bicycles during World War II.

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    2002

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    Noah's ark

    Pinkney, Jerry.

    Retells the biblical story of the great flood and how Noah and his family faithfully responded to God's call to save life on earth.

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    Place: Honoree

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    ZAL

    Pearl's passover : a family celebration through stories, recipes, crafts, and songs

    Zalben, Jane Breskin.

    As an extended family prepares for their Passover celebration, they explain the various customs and traditions related to this holiday. Includes various related activities.

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    Place: Honoree

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    1999

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    The peddler's gift

    Schur, Maxine.

    A young boy in turn-of-the-century rural Russia learns that appearances are often deceiving after he steals and then tries to return a dreidel to the traveling peddler Shnook.

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    Joseph had a little overcoat

    Taback, Simms.

    A very old overcoat is recycled numerous times into a variety of garments.

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    1998

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    STI

    Nine spoons : a Chanukah story

    Stillerman, Marci.

    Oma tells her grandchildren the story of her first Chanukah in the Nazi labor camps when the women worked together to create a menorah out of spoons.

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    1995

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    The Christmas menorahs : how a town fought hate

    Cohn, Janice.

    Describes how people in Billings, Montana, joined together to fight a series of hate crimes against a Jewish family.

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    1993

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    The uninvited guest and other Jewish holiday tales

    Jaffe, Nina.

    Includes background information and retellings of traditional tales from Jewish folklore and legend related to major holidays, such as Yom Kippur, Sukkot, Hanukkah, and Purim.

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    1990

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    The Chanukkah guest

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    On the first night of Chanukkah, Old Bear wanders into Bubba Brayna's house and receives a delicious helping of potato latkes when she mistakes him for the rabbi.

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    1989

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    Hershel and the Hanukkah goblins

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    Relates how Hershel outwits the goblins that haunt the old synagogue and prevent the village people from celebrating Hanukkah.

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    1988

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    The keeping quilt

    Polacco, Patricia.

    A homemade quilt ties together the lives of four generations of an immigrant Jewish family, remaining a symbol of their enduring love and faith.

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    1981

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    Yussel's prayer : a Yom Kippur story

    Cohen, Barbara.

    A cowherd's simple but sincere Yom Kippur prayer is instrumental in ending the day's fast.

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    2009

    Naming Liberty

    Yolen, Jane

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    A is for abraham : a Jewish family alphabet

    Michelson, Richard

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    Sarah laughs

    Julies, Jacqueline

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    Engineer Ari and the Rosh Hashanah ride

    Cohen, Deborah Bodin

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    2008

    The bedtime Sh'ma : a good night book = [Lailah ?ov : ?eri'at ha-Shema? ?al ha-mi?ah]

    Gershman, Sarah

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Winner

    Light

    Zalben, Jane Breskin

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    Letter on the wind : a Chanukah tale

    Lamstein, Sarah Marvil

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    The castle on Hester Street

    Heller, Linda

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    2007

    Hanukkah at Valley Forge

    Krensky, Stepheni

    Not Owned by Library

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    Shlemazel and the remarkable spoon of Pohost

    Stampler, Ann Redisch

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    I am Marc Chagall

    Landmann, Bumba

    Not Owned by Library

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    The white ram : a story of Abraham and Isaac

    Gerstein, Mordecai

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    2006

    Sholom's treasure : how Sholom Aleichem became a writer

    Silverman, Erica

    Not Owned by Library

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    Kibitzers and fools : tales my zayda (grandfather) told me

    Taback, Simms

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    Shlemiel crooks

    Olswanger, Anna

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    Ruth and Naomi : a Bible story

    Marzollo, Jean

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    2004

    Daniel in the lion's den : a Bible story

    Marzollo, Jean

    Not Owned by Library

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    2003

    Bagels from Benny

    Davis, Aubrey

    Not Owned by Library

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    When the chickens went on strike : A Rosh Hashanah tale

    Silverman, Erica

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    Chanukah on the prairie

    Schuman, Burt E.

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    The Moses basket

    Koralek, Jenny

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    2002

    Chicken soup by heart

    Hershenhorn, Ester

    Not Owned by Library

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    Sammy Spider's first Israel : a book about the five senses

    Rouss, Sylvia

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    2001

    Rivka's first Thanksgiving

    Rael, Elsa Okon

    Not Owned by Library

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    2000

    Gershon's monster : a story for the Jewish New Year

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    Not Owned by Library

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    The wisdom bird : a tale of Solomon and Sheba

    Oberman, Sheldon

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    The market wedding

    Fagan, Cary

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    1999

    Baby's bris.

    Wilkowski, Susan

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    Noah and the great flood

    Gerstein, Mordecai

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    1998

    The magic of Kol Nidre : a Yom Kippur story

    Siegel, Bruce

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    On the wings of eagles : an Ethiopian child's story

    Schrier, Jeffrey

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    You never know : a legend of the Lamed-Vavniks

    Prose, Francine

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    Queen Esther saves her people

    Gelman, Rita Golden

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    1997

    When Zaydeh danced on Eldridge Street

    Rael, Elsa Okon

    Not Owned by Library

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    When Jessie came across the sea

    Hest, Amy

    Not Owned by Library

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    1996

    Shalom, haver

    Sofer, Barbara

    Not Owned by Library

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    Dybbuk : a story made in heaven

    Prose, Francine

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    1995

    Star of fear, star of hope

    Hoestlandt, Jo

    Not Owned by Library

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    1994

    The always prayer shawl

    Oberman, Sheldon

    Not Owned by Library

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    Day of delight : a Jewish Sabbath in Ethiopia

    Schur, Maxine Rose

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    1993

    A candle for grandpa : a guide to the Jewish funeral for children and parents

    Techner, David

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    Oasis of peace = Neve shalom = Wahat al-salam

    Dolphin, Laurie

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    1992

    Something from nothing

    Gilman, Phoebe

    Not Owned by Library

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    The Sabbath lion : a Jewish folktale from Algeria

    Schwartz, Howard

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    Journey to the golden land

    Rosenblum, Richard

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    The spotted pony : a collection of Hanukkah stories

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    Riches

    Hautzig, Ester

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    Jeremy's dreidel

    Gellman, Ellie

    Not Owned by Library

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    1991

    Daddy's chair

    Lanton, Sandy

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    Cakes and miracles : a Purim tale

    Goldin, Barbara Diamond

    Not Owned by Library

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    1990

    The world's birthday : a Rosh Hashanah story

    Goldin, Barbara Diamond

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    Judah who always said, "No!"

    Feder, Harriet

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    1989

    Berchick

    Blanc, Esther

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    The old synagogue

    Rosenblum, Richard

    Not Owned by Library

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    Grandma's soup

    Karkowsky, Nancy

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    1988

    Beni's first Chanukah

    Zalben, Jane Breskin

    Not Owned by Library

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    The ark

    Geisert, Arthur

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    From head to toe : a book about you

    Ganz, Yaffa

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    1987

    The number on my grandfather's arm

    Adler, David

    Not Owned by Library

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    1986

    Joseph who loved the Sabbath

    Hirsh, Marilyn

    Not Owned by Library

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    1985

    Brothers : a Hebrew legend

    Freedman, Florence

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    1984

    Mrs. Moskowitz and the Sabbath candlesticks

    Schwartz, Amy

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    1983

    Bubby, me, and memories

    Pomerantz, Barbara

    Not Owned by Library

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    1980

    A Russian farewell

    Everett Fisher, Leonard

    Not Owned by Library

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