By Johanna Hurwitz
A shy boy with bronchial asthma begins first grade -- and is derived into his personal -- during this attractive tale for early bankruptcy publication readers.
Six-year-old Monty doesn’t have a brother, a sister, or a puppy. What he does have is bronchial asthma, which occasionally makes it demanding to respire and infrequently makes him suppose like he’d otherwise be someone else. And now that he’s beginning first grade, he’s very fearful approximately being with all these young children he won’t be aware of. fortunately, he likes to learn -- even fairly challenging books -- and has a expertise for locating issues, from a cocooning caterpillar to classmates who are looking to be in his own membership. With widely used occasions and mild humor, Johanna Hurwitz follows an endearing personality as he discovers that being himself will be lovely nice in the end.
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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.