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The truth about my bat mitzvah

Author: Nora Raleigh Baskin
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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After her beloved grandmother, Nana, dies, non-religious twelve-year-old Caroline becomes curious about her mother's Jewish ancestry.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nora Raleigh Baskin
ISBN: 1416935584 9781416935582
OCLC Number: 85765950
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Target Audience: Ages 10-14.
Description: 138 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The funeral --
No, she can't be related to me --
How Jewish is too Jewish? --
I would have been nicer --
Half and half --
It's my birthright to play hooky --
Oh yeah, she must be Jewish --
Everyone needs something to hold on to --
The Zelkowits Affair --
Girls like who? --
What's a knish? --
Putting on her face --
Who will be like me? --
Now, if I were having a Bat Mitzvah --
Nana told me this story once --
Bloomie's in winter --
Plenty to worry about --
What I need --
You don't look Jewish --
Yamulkes, peyes, and the Asian rain forest --
Hey, it's a compliment --
Just when I thought I couldn't take one more thing --
I will be like me --
Things are looking up already --
My Star of David --
It can't be broken --
I should have known then --
Feels like snow --
You couldn't pay me enough --
Caleche --
I'll always be with you --
The truth comes out --
I am a Bat Mitzvah --
All things that go around --
Like links on a chain --
Glossary.
Responsibility: Nora Raleigh Baskin.
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After her beloved grandmother, Nana, dies, non-religious twelve-year-old Caroline becomes curious about her mother's Jewish ancestry.

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