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|Genre/Form:||Children's stories, Polish
|Material Type:||Elementary and junior high school, Fiction|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Isaac Bashevis Singer; Maurice Sendak; Elizabeth Shub
|ISBN:||0060284773 9780060284770 0060284781 9780060284787 0064401472 9780064401470|
|Awards:||Newbery Honors (1967).|
|Description:||90 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm|
|Contents:||Fool's paradise --
Grandmother's tale --
The snow in Chelm --
The mixed-up feet and the silly bridegroom --
The first shlemiel --
The devil's trick --
Zlateh the goat.
|Responsibility:||by Isaac Bashevis Singer ; pictures by Maurice Sendak ; translated from the Yiddish by the author and Elizabeth Shub.|
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A nice addition to any library.
This book contains several folk tales. One is about a demon who plays dreidel with a group of children. Another is about a kid who went crazy and thought he was dead. A doctor tricks him into thinking he is alive again. All of the stories are excellent. ...
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