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709995
All three stooges by Perl, Erica S. 

BTSB Prebound(Knopf, 2018)

BTSB #: 709995 Available

Dewey: FAges: 10-14   
AR: 5.1 MG Lexile: 770 F&P: Y

Genres: Multicultural Family Life


Subjects: Friendship - Fiction Bar mitzvah - Fiction Comedians - Fiction Jews - United States - Fiction Family life - Fiction Death - Fiction


Summary: While preparing for their bar mitzvahs, comedy-obsessed Noah and Dash find their friendship threatened by a personal tragedy.


20.76 *

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251491
Audacity by Crowder, Melanie 

BTSB Prebound(Philomel Books, 2015)

BTSB #: 251491 Available

Dewey: FAges: 12-17   
AR: 6.6 MG+RC: 10.6 6-8 Lexile: 1120

Genres: Historical Fiction


Subjects: Lemlich, Clara,|d1886-1982 - Fiction Novels in verse Labor movement - Fiction Immigrants - Fiction Russian Americans - Fiction Jews - United States - Fiction New York (N.Y.) - History|y1898-1951 - Fiction


Summary: A historical fiction novel in verse detailing the life of Clara Lemlich and her struggle for women's labor rights in the early 20th century in New York.


21.46 *

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973227
B.U.G. (Big Ugly Guy) by Yolen, Jane 

BTSB Prebound(Dutton Children's Books, 2013)

BTSB #: 973227 Available

Dewey: FAges: 9-11   
AR: 4.6 MG RC: 4.3 6-8 Lexile: 700

Subjects: Bullies - Fiction Friendship - Fiction Jews - United States - Fiction Golem - Fiction Bands (Music) - Fiction Klezmer music - Fiction Magic - Fiction


Summary: Tired of being picked on at school for being a "furrin Immigrant" because he is Jewish, twelve-year-old Sammy Greenburg learns the legend of the golem from his bar mitzvah coach, but discovers that friends--and forming a klezmer fusion band--can be better than magic in defeating bullies.


6.50 *

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624156
Cats in the doll shop by McDonough, Yona Zeldis 

BTSB Prebound(Viking, 2011)

BTSB #: 624156 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-11   
AR: 4 LG RC: 4.3 3-5 Lexile: 690

Genres: Historical Fiction Family Life


Subjects: Immigrants - Fiction Cats - Fiction Cousins - Fiction Dolls - Fiction Jews - United States - Fiction


Summary: Anna's Russian cousin Tania stays with them in New York, and although Tania is shy, her love of cats helps her adjust.


6.50 *

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276579
Color me in : a novel by Diaz, Natasha 

Paperback(Ember, 2020)

BTSB #: 276579 Temp OS

Dewey: FAges: 12-16   
Lexile: 950

Genres: Multicultural


Subjects: Bildungsromans Racially mixed people - Fiction Prejudices - Fiction Jews - United States - Fiction African Americans - New York (State) - New York - Fiction Family problems - Fiction Harlem (New York, N.Y.) - Fiction New York (N.Y.) - Fiction


Summary: Fifteen-year-old Nevaeh Levitz is torn between two worlds, passing for white while living in Harlem, being called Jewish while attending her mother's Baptist church, and experiencing first love while watching her parents' marriage crumble.


8.19 *

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107835
Dreidels on the brain by ben Izzy, Joel 

BTSB Prebound(Dial Books for Young Readers, 2016)

BTSB #: 107835 Available

Dewey: FAges: 10-14   
AR: 5 MG Lexile: 790

Genres: Holidays


Subjects: Hanukkah - Fiction Magicians - Fiction Jews - United States - Fiction


Summary: As he tries to survive Hannukah, 1971 in the suburbs of Los Angeles, middle-school magician Joel learns to appreciate life's small miracles with the help of an unusual stranger he meets on a bus.


6.50 *

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677956
Fist for Joe Louis and me [Tales of young Americans series]by Noble, Trinka Hakes 

BTSB Prebound(Sleeping Bear Press, 2019)

BTSB #: 677956 Available

Dewey: EAges: 6-8   
Lexile: 610

Genres: Historical Fiction


Subjects: Friendship - Fiction Boxing - Fiction Family life - Michigan - Detroit - Fiction African Americans - Fiction Germans - Michigan - Fiction Jews - United States - Fiction Detroit (Mich.) - History|y20th century - Fiction


Summary: In Depression-era Detroit, Gordy and Ira, one African-American and one German-Jewish, bond over a shared interest in boxing as America awaits the rematch between Joe Louis and Max Schmeling.


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761271
Fleabrain loves Franny by Rocklin, Joanne 

BTSB Prebound(Amulet Books, 2014)

BTSB #: 761271 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 5.3 MG

Subjects: Poliomyelitis - Fiction People with disabilities - Fiction Family life - Pennsylvania - Fiction Fleas - Fiction Friendship - Fiction Jews - United States - Fiction Pittsburgh (Pa.) - History|y20th century - Fiction


Summary: This middle-grade novel takes place in Pittsburgh in 1952-53. The protagonist is Franny, a young girl of imagination, curiosity, and stubbornness. While recovering from polio, she begins a correspondence with a flea named Fleabrain.


807003
Girl in the torch by Sharenow, Rob 

BTSB Prebound(HarperCollins, 2015)

BTSB #: 807003 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 5.2 MG Lexile: 800

Genres: Historical Fiction


Subjects: Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.) - Fiction Statue of Liberty (New York, N.Y.) - Fiction Immigration and emigration - Fiction Immigrants - Fiction Orphans - Fiction Jews - United States - Fiction


Summary: After her father is killed in a pogrom, twelve-year-old Sarah and her mother immigrate to America--but when her mother dies before they get through Ellis Island, and the authorities want to send her back to the old country, Sarah hides in the torch of the Statue of Liberty.


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674836
Gittel's journey : an Ellis Island story by Newman, Leslea 

BTSB Prebound(Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2019)

BTSB #: 674836 Available

Dewey: EAges: 5-8   
AR: 3.9 LG F&P: U

Genres: Multicultural Family Life


Subjects: Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.) - Fiction Immigration and emigration - Fiction Separation (Psychology) - Fiction Jews - United States - Fiction


Summary: Brings to life a not too distant history of immigration to Ellis Island. When it's time for nine-year-old Gittel and her mother to leave their homeland behind and go to America for the promise of a new life, a health inspection stops any chance of Gittel's mother joining her daughter on the voyage. Knowing she may never see her mother again, Gittel must find the courage within herself to leave her family behind.


21.46 *

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833204
Good night, laila tov by Snyder, Laurel 

BTSB Prebound(Random House, 2012)

BTSB #: 833204 Available

Dewey: EAges: 3-6   
AR: 1.5 LG

Genres: Humorous Fiction Family Life


Subjects: Stories in rhyme Camping - Fiction Family life - Fiction Nature - Fiction Jews - United States - Fiction


Summary: During a family camping trip a brother & sister each night hear the English & Hebrew phrases for good night from the waves, wind, or grass.


6.50 *

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603738
Hanukkah hamster by Markel, Michelle 

BTSB Prebound(Sleeping Bear Press, 2018)

BTSB #: 603738 Available

Dewey: EAges: 4-8   
AR: 3.2 LG Lexile: 580

Genres: Holidays Animals


Subjects: Hamsters - Fiction Hanukkah - Fiction Loneliness - Fiction Immigrants - Fiction Jews - United States - Fiction Israelis - United States - Fiction


Summary: After finding a hamster that has been left behind in his taxi, a lonely immigrant cab driver celebrates Hanukkah with the little creature, while waiting to learn if the owner will return.


20.76 *

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303726
Hat for Mrs. Goldman : a story about knitting and love by Edwards, Michelle 

BTSB Prebound(Schwartz & Wade Books, 2016)

BTSB #: 303726 Available

Dewey: EAges: 4-8   
AR: 2.7 LG RC: 2.1 K-2 Lexile: 520 AD

Genres: Multicultural Family Life


Subjects: Knitting - Fiction Neighbors - Fiction Old age - Fiction Jews - United States - Fiction Mexican Americans - Fiction


Summary: Sophia knits a special hat for her elderly neighbor and knitting teacher, Mrs. Goldman.


21.46 *

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760016
Hero two doors down by Robinson, Sharon 

BTSB Prebound(Scholastic Press, 2016)

BTSB #: 760016 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 4.3 MG RC: 3.7 3-5 Lexile: 640

Genres: Sports


Subjects: Robinson, Jackie,|d1919-1972 - Fiction Satlow, Steve - Childhood and youth - Fiction Baseball - Fiction African Americans - Fiction Jews - United States - Fiction Race relations - Fiction Prejudices - Fiction Friendship - Fiction Flatbush (New York, N.Y.) - History|y20th century - Fiction New York (N.Y.) - History|y1898-1951 - Fiction


Summary: Eight-year-old Steve Satlow is thrilled when Jackie Robinson moves into his Jewish neighborhood in Brooklyn in 1948, although many of his neighbors are not, and when Steve actually meets his hero he is even more excited--and worried that a misunderstanding over a Christmas tree could damage his new friendship.


20.76 *

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P04087
Hero two doors down by Robinson, Sharon 

Audio Book(Findaway World, LLC, 2018)

BTSB #: P04087 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   


Genres: Sports Historical Fiction


Subjects: Robinson, Jackie,|d1919-1972 - Fiction Satlow, Steve - Childhood and youth - Fiction Baseball - Fiction African Americans - Fiction Jews - United States - Fiction Race relations - Fiction Prejudices - Fiction Friendship - Fiction Flatbush (New York, N.Y.) - History|y20th century - Fiction New York (N.Y.) - History|y1898-1951 - Fiction


Summary: Eight-year-old Steve Satlow is thrilled when Jackie Robinson moves into his Jewish neighborhood in Brooklyn in 1948, although many of his neighbors are not, and when Steve actually meets his hero he is even more excited--and worried that a misunderstanding over a Christmas tree could damage his new friendship.


37.99 *

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091658
I represent Sean Rosen by Baron, Jeff 

BTSB Prebound(Greenwillow Books, 2013)

BTSB #: 091658 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 4.3 MG RC: 3.8 3-5 Lexile: 660

Genres: Humorous Fiction


Subjects: Motion picture industry - Fiction Middle schools - Fiction School stories Jews - United States - Fiction Humorous fiction


Summary: With the help of his "manager," a thirteen-year-old boy sells a movie idea to a major Hollywood studio.


6.50 *

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690705
Knish War on Rivington Street by Oppenheim, Joanne 

BTSB Prebound(Whitman, 2017)

BTSB #: 690705 Available

Dewey: EAges: 4-8   
RC: 3.2 3-5 Lexile: 560

Genres: Historical Fiction Family Life


Subjects: Immigrants - Fiction Jews - United States - Fiction Dumplings - Fiction Bakers - Fiction Bakeries - Fiction Competition (Psychology) - Fiction Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.) - History|y20th century - Fiction New York (N.Y.) - History|y1898-1951 - Fiction


Summary: Benny's family owns a knishery and sells delicious round dumplings. Then the Tisch family opens a store across the street-selling square knishes-and Benny's papa worries. So he lowers his prices! But Mr. Tisch does too. As each knishery tries to outdo the other, Benny helps his papa realize there's room on Rivington Street for more than one knishery.


20.76 *

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931577
Length of a string by Weissman, Elissa Brent 

Paperback(Puffin Books, 2020)

BTSB #: 931577 Available

Dewey: FAges: 10-14   
AR: 5 MG RC: 4.5 6-8 Lexile: 730

Genres: Multicultural Historical Fiction Family Life


Subjects: Adoption - Fiction Identity (Psychology) - Fiction Families - Fiction Jews - United States - Fiction African Americans - Fiction Holocaust, 1939-1945 - Fiction


Summary: Twelve-year-old Imani, the only black girl in Hebrew school, is preparing for her bat mitzvah and hoping to find her birthparents when she discovers the history of adoption in her own family through her great-grandma Anna's Holocaust-era diary.


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158095
Lola Levine and the ballet scheme [Lola Levine Volume: 3]by Brown, Monica 

BTSB Prebound(Little, Brown, 2016)

BTSB #: 158095 Available

Dewey: FAges: 7-10   
AR: 4.1 LG RC: 4.4 3-5 Lexile: 710 F&P: M

Genres: Chapter Books Family Life


Subjects: Friendship - Fiction Difference (Psychology) - Fiction Ballet dancers - Fiction Soccer - Fiction Jews - United States - Fiction Latinos (U.S.) - Fiction


Summary: 3--A new girl has joined Lola Levine's second-grade class. When they get off on the wrong foot, they are forced to spend time together ... and learn they have more in common than they thought.


13.69 *

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158117
Lola Levine and the ballet scheme [Lola Levine Volume: 3]by Brown, Monica 

Paperback(Little, Brown, 2016)

BTSB #: 158117 Available

Dewey: FAges: 7-10   
AR: 4.1 LG RC: 4.4 3-5 Lexile: 710 F&P: M

Genres: Family Life Chapter Books


Subjects: Friendship - Fiction Difference (Psychology) - Fiction Ballet dancers - Fiction Soccer - Fiction Jews - United States - Fiction Latinos (U.S.) - Fiction


Summary: 3--A new girl has joined Lola Levine's second-grade class. When they get off on the wrong foot, they are forced to spend time together ... and learn they have more in common than they thought.


4.91 *

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