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All-of-a-kind family Hanukkah / based on the classic books by Sydney Taylor ; written by Emily Jenkins ; illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky.

Jenkins, Emily, 1967- (author.). Taylor, Sydney, 1904-1978 (Added Author). Zelinsky, Paul O., (illustrator.).

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  • 38 of 38 copies available at Bibliomation.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bethel Public Library JP JENKINS (HANUKAH) (Text to phone) 34030142388138 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Booth & Dimock Library - Coventry JE JEN (Text to phone) 33260000277856 Juvenile Easy Available -
Brookfield Library E/Celebrations/Hanukkah/Jen (Text to phone) 34029144263356 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Burroughs-Saden Main - Bridgeport jj JENKINS (Text to phone) 34000081408221 Juvenile Holiday Available -
C.H. Booth Library - Newtown E JEN (Text to phone) 34014142887380 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Derby Public Library J HLDY JEN (Text to phone) 34047141087404 Juvenile Holiday Available -
Douglas Library of Hebron JE JEN (Text to phone) 33400145572999 Juvenile Easy Available -
East Side Branch - Bridgeport jj JENKINS (Text to phone) 34000081436842 Juvenile Holiday Available -
Easton Public Library P Hanukkah JENKINS, EMILY (Text to phone) 37777124927237 Juvenile Celebrations Available -
Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe J HOL JEN (Text to phone) 34026147322593 Juvenile Holiday Available -
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Summary, etc.:
In 1912 New York, Gertie feels left out while Mama and her four older sisters cook Hanukkah dinner, but Papa comes home and asks for her help with an important task.
Subject: Hanukkah > Fiction.
Family life > New York (State) > New York > Fiction.
Jews > New York (State) > New York > Fiction.
Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.) > History > 20th century > Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > History > 1898-1951 > Fiction.
Hanukkah stories.
Families > New York (State) > New York > Juvenile fiction.
Jews > New York (State) > New York > Juvenile fiction.
Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.) > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > History > 1898-1951 > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Children's stories > Pictorial works.
Picture books.
Historical fiction.
Juvenile fiction.

Syndetic Solutions - Author Notes for ISBN Number 0399554203
All-Of-a-Kind Family Hanukkah
All-Of-a-Kind Family Hanukkah
by Jenkins, Emily; Zelinsky, Paul O. (Illustrator)
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Author Notes

All-Of-a-Kind Family Hanukkah

Emily Jenkins has written many highly acclaimed books for children, including Water in the Park , a Booklist Editors' Choice and a Bulletin Blue Ribbon Book; Lemonade in Winter , a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year; and two Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Books: Five Creatures and That New Animal . She is also the author of the popular Toys trilogy: Toys Go Out , Toy Dance Party , and Toys Come Home . She lives in Brooklyn, New York. Paul O. Zelinsky was born in Evanston, Illinois. He attended Yale University, where he took a course with Maurice Sendak, which later inspired him to pursue a career in children's books. He went on to receive a graduate degree in painting from Tyler School of Art, in Philadelphia and Rome. His first book was published in 1978. Among many other awards and prizes, he received the 1998 Caldecott Medal for his illustrated retelling of Rapunzel , as well as Caldecott Honors for three of his books: Hansel and Gretel (1985), Rumpelstiltskin (1987), and Swamp Angel (1995). Paul Zelinsky lives in New York with his wife, Deborah.


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