Set in contemporary Israel, this powerful novel is narrated in real time by many voices: Sixteen-year-old Thomas, from Berlin, seeking answers to questions about his grandfather, a Nazi officer in World War II. Vera from Odessa, reclaiming her Jewish heritage. Baruch Ben Tov, a Holocaust survivor. Sameh Laham, illegally employed at a diner. His boss. Sameh’s friend Omar. A Palestinian doctor in an Israeli hospital. A mother. A soldier.A newscaster . . .Minute by minute, hour by hour, these lives and many others unfoldand then intersect in one violent moment on a highway outside Jerusalem. Each is drastically and irrevocably changed. What do secrets, hopes, dreams, and future plans mean after such a catastrophe? Can what was destroyed be made whole again?Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 7/24/2006Pages: 192Reading Level: Age 12 and Up
Two small children become new friends and have wonderful days playing together with their toys. But when one friend gets a new toy that he is reluctant to share, the friends are no longer so friendly. This story, told in clear, simple dialogue with bright, childlike illustrations, gives straightforward insight into the complications that can threaten even the best of friendships. The youngest audience will delight in the simple resolution that mends these friends’ relationship as well as their toy.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 9/29/2003Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 5 and Up
When Ava and her sister Arlie see the "Write a Poem / Win a Pet" sign in Mr. Noah's pet shop window, Ava is sure the prize is going to be a dog and convinces Arlie to enter the contest with her. The girls write the best poem they can, and while waiting and hoping to win, they decide that "Lucille" would be the perfect name for a dog. But when Mr. Noah finally announces that they have won, Ava is so disappointed when she sees the prize, a parakeet, that she says, "You're not the real Lucille!" Ava must discover for herself that with a little patience, a little imagination, and a lot of love, her new pet will be every bit as much fun as a dog—and a fine friend besides.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 9/4/2012Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
The timeless classic -- the perfect gift for everyone's favorite child. The Little Fur Family tells of a little fur child's day in the woods. The day ends when his big fur parents tuck him in bed "all soft and warm," and sing him to sleep with a lovely bedtime song.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 10/2/1985Pages: 40Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
The timeless story of a child and his toy illustrated with original two-color drawings. Revised and updated for a new audience.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 9/22/1981Pages: 48Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
Freak of nature takes on a whole new meaning... If she hadn't been so clueless, she might have seen it coming. But really, who expects to get into a relaxing bathtub after a stressful day of shopping for tankinis and come out with scales and a tail? Most. Embarrassing. Moment. Ever. Jade soon discovers she inherited her mermaid tendencies from her mom. But if Mom was a mermaid, how did she drown? Jade is determined to find out. So how does a plus-size, aqua-phobic mer-girl go about doing that exactly? And how will Jade ever be able to explain her secret to her best friend, Cori, and to her crush, Luke? This summer is about to get a lot more interesting... "Absolutely fresh and sweet, a quirky coming of age story." -The YA-5 Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 12/1/2010Pages: 224Reading Level: Age 9 and Up
BFF. Make flat best friend bands and round friendship bracelets with the Alex Style Friend 2 Friend Friendship Bracelet Kit. It comes with 2 Styles of bracelets with 4 patterns and 10 colors. It also includes 2 different looms, 10 colors of floss, seed beads, a beading needle and easy instructions.Product Dimensions (inches): 9 (L) x 5 (W) x 1.5 (H)Age: 8 years and upRecommended Ages:7 and up
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