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    While standing on one foot

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    While standing on one foot : puzzle stories and wisdom tales from the Jewish tradition

    Jaffe, Nina.

    Eighteen stories taken from thoughout Jewish history, each challening the reader to answer a question or solve a puzzle.

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    While standing on one foot

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    While standing on one foot : puzzle stories and wisdom tales from the Jewish tradition

    Jaffe, Nina.

    Eighteen stories taken from thoughout Jewish history, each challening the reader to answer a question or solve a puzzle.

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    Non-Fiction - ElementaryNon-Fiction - Elementary

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    The uninvited guest and other Jewish holiday tales

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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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    The cow of no color

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    The cow of no color : riddle stories and justice tales from around the world

    Jaffe, Nina.

    In each of these stories, collected from around the world, a character faces a problem situation which requires that he make a decision about what is fair or just.

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    The golden flower

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    The golden flower : a Taino myth from Puerto Rico

    Jaffe, Nina.

    Contains a Taino origin myth, in simple text with illustrations, and includes a story from folklore that explains the existence of the forest, sea, and island called Puerto Rico.

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    The way meat loves salt

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    The way meat loves salt : a Cinderella tale from the Jewish tradition

    Jaffe, Nina.

    In this Eastern European Jewish variant of the Cinderella story, the youngest daughter of a rabbi is sent away from home in disgrace, but thanks to the help of the prophet Elijah, marries the son of a renowned scholar and is reunited with her family. Includes words and music to a traditional Yiddish wedding song.

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    In the month of Kislev

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    In the month of Kislev : a story for Hanukkah

    Jaffe, Nina.

    A rich, arrogant merchant takes the family of a poor peddler to court and learns a lesson about the meaning of Hanukkah.

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