By P. L. Travers
Publish 12 months note: First released 1952
A vintage unique Mary Poppins novel.
Things ensue to the Banks childrens after they visit the park with Mary Poppins. unusual issues, humorous issues, unforeseen issues: not anything is ever simple with Mary Poppins approximately -- and it's by no means dull either!
Mary Poppins, neat and prim in her blue skirt and a brand new hat trimmed with a purple tulip, checked out them over her knitting. She was once sitting bolt upright opposed to the tree, with a plaid rug unfold at the garden round her. Her purse sat tidily through her part. And above her, from a flowering department, the parrot umbrella dangled. She gave a bit sniff.
The tales during this assortment occurred in the course of all 3 of the visits Mary Poppins made to the Banks relations. Jane and Michael are by no means particularly yes no matter if what occurs to them within the Park is simply a dream -- or now not; issues are by no means user-friendly with Mary Poppins!
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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.