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Author Kimmel, Eric A.

Title The jar of fools : eight Hanukkah stories from Chelm / by Eric A. Kimmel ; illustrated by Mordicai Gerstein.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Holiday House, c2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Lakeside Non-Fiction  394.26 KIM    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description vii, 56 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Contents Jar of fools -- How they play dreidel in Chelm -- Sweeter than honey, purer than oil -- Knight of the golden slippers -- Silent Samson, the Maccabee -- Magic spoon -- Soul of a Menorah -- Wisdom for sale.
Summary Drawing on traditional Jewish folklore, these Hanukkah stories relate the antics of the people of Chelm, thought--perhaps incorrectly--to be a town of fools.
Study Program Accelerated Reader RL 4.0 1.0 LAKE
Subject Hanukkah -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's stories, American.
Hanukkah -- Fiction.
Jews -- Fiction.
Short stories.
Chelm (Chelm, Poland) -- Juvenile fiction.
Chelm (Chelm, Poland) -- Fiction.
Added Author Gerstein, Mordicai
ISBN 0823414639

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