By Lois Lowry
"As quickly as I end this chocolate pudding, I'm going to leap out the window." Twelve-year-old Anastasia Krupnik has simply came across that her mom and dad are making plans a circulate to the suburbs. and he or she occurs to understand that individuals within the suburbs do not need significant work on their partitions. they've got paint-by-numbers photos of kittens with monstrous eyes twiddling with balls of yarn. And within the position of bookcases they've got big television units with bowls of faux fruit on most sensible. One examine their destiny condo within the suburbs, although, and Anastasia falls in love. It's now not lengthy ahead of she's assembly the acquaintances, together with a good-looking tennis participant and a witch named Gertrude Stein. And it takes infrequently any time in any respect earlier than she's immersed in exactly the type of complex messes that she turns out to concentrate on.
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II. Title. M55155Eig 2010 [E]—dc22 2009019574 Book design by Molly Baker and Amelia Anderson. Typeset in Esta and Silent Movie. The illustrations in this book were rendered in pencil and pastels.
Traditional Jewish homes may keep a tzedakah box for collecting coins. During Hanukkah, since children usually receive gifts, some families perform tzedakah to teach that giving is as important as receiving. Hebrew letter number In Jewish lore, each is assigned a . The word chai meaning “life” or “good luck,” has a value of 18; any multiple of 18 is commonly considered a lucky number. To my aunts and uncles, Selma and Herman Krauss and Edna and Albert Rettig: May your candles burn bright! —L. K.
L. K. M. For Dr. Désiré Amsellem. who was a very dear friend. And many thanks to The Museum of Art and History of Judaism in Paris. —E. S. Text © 2010 by Laura Krauss Melmed. Illustrations © 2010 by Elisabeth Schlossberg. All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced in any form without written permission from the publisher. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Melmed, Laura Krauss. Eight winter nights : a family Hanukkah book / by Laura Krauss Melmed ; illustrated by Elisabeth Schlossberg.