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Tikvah means hope

Author: Patricia Polacco
Publisher: New York, NY : Doubleday Book for Young Readers, ©1994.
Series: A Picture Yearling book
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After a devastating fire in the hills of Oakland, California, during Sukkoth, a Jewish family and their neighbors find symbols of hope amidst the ashes. Justine and Duane and their neighbors are happily getting ready for Sukkoth, the Jewish harvest holiday. Suddenly, catastrophe strikes as a fire sweeps through their town. Luckily for everyone, there are still miracles in this world--sometimes in the shape of a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Polacco
ISBN: 0385320590 9780385320597
OCLC Number: 28966225
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Series Title: A Picture Yearling book
Responsibility: [written and illustrated by] Patricia Polacco.
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After a devastating fire in the hills of Oakland, California, during Sukkoth, a Jewish family and their neighbors find symbols of hope amidst the ashes. Justine and Duane and their neighbors are happily getting ready for Sukkoth, the Jewish harvest holiday. Suddenly, catastrophe strikes as a fire sweeps through their town. Luckily for everyone, there are still miracles in this world--sometimes in the shape of a little cat. This heartfelt story is a stirring celebration of life, friendship, and--most of all--hope!

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