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Author Schwartz, Howard, 1945-

Title Next year in Jerusalem : 3,000 years of Jewish stories / retold by Howard Schwartz ; illustrated by Neil Waldman.

Publication Info. New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Viking, 1996.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  J 296.4 SCH    AVAILABLE
 LaSalle PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - LSBB-3  CC J 296.4 SCH    AVAILABLE
 Pearl City PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - PCLY-13  296.4 SCH J    AVAILABLE
Description 56 pages, 2 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
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volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page [58]).
Contents The bird of happiness -- The mountain that moved -- The language of birds -- How the walls of the Temple were built -- The vampire demon -- The story of Serah, who lived longer than Methuselah -- The princess of light -- Challahs in the ark -- The miracle at King David's tomb -- Rabbi Nachman's chair -- Milk and honey.
The bird of happiness -- The mountain that moved -- The language of birds -- How the walls of the Temple were built -- The vampire demon -- The story of Serah, who lived longer than Methuselah -- The princess of light -- Challahs in the ark -- The miracle at King David's tomb -- Rabbi Nachman's chair -- Milk and honey.
Summary Jewish stories set in Jerusalem, adapted from the Talmud and Midrash, Hasidic sources, and oral tradition, with origins in the Middle East, Eastern Europe, Spain, Italy, and Greece.
Audience 1030 Lexile.
Study Program Reading Counts RC 3-5 5.9 5 Quiz: 08333.
Subject Jewish legends.
Legends -- Jerusalem.
Aggada -- Juvenile literature.
Hasidim -- Legends.
Jews -- Folklore.
Jerusalem -- Juvenile literature.
Jerusalem -- Folklore.
Jerusalem -- Folklore.
Genre/Form Folklore.
Added Author Waldman, Neil.
Walman, Neil, illustrator.
ISBN 0670861103

 
    
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