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The Always Prayer Shawl

The Always Prayer Shawl (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

By Oberman, Sheldon
Illustrated by Lewin, Ted

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When revolution engulfs his small Jewish village in Czarist Russia, young Adam and his family move to America, leaving Adam's grandfather behind. But Adam has his grandfather's special prayer shawl, and even as Adam ages and has grandchildren of his own, he knows some things will... read full description below.

ISBN 9781590783320
Published 1 January 2005 by Boyds Mills Press
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, illustrated edition
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Series Reading Rainbow Books
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ISBN-13 9781590783320
ISBN-10 1590783328
Stock Available
Status Title is temporarily out of stock
Publisher Boyds Mills Press
Imprint Boyds Mills Press
Publication Date 1 January 2005
International Publication Date 1 August 2005
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, illustrated edition
Edition illustrated edition
Author(s) By Oberman, Sheldon
Illustrated by Lewin, Ted
Series Reading Rainbow Books
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Number of Pages 40
Dimensions Width: 216mm
Height: 280mm
Spine: 6mm
Weight 12g
Interest Age 7-8 years
Reading Age 7-8 years
Library of Congress Jews, Emigration and immigration, Grandfathers, Tallith, Tallitot (Jewish liturgical objects)
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code E
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

When revolution engulfs his small Jewish village in Czarist Russia, young Adam and his family move to America, leaving Adam's grandfather behind. But Adam has his grandfather's special prayer shawl, and even as Adam ages and has grandchildren of his own, he knows some things will never change.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review As good as any of Lewin's best work, the watercolors are abundantly detailed and wonderfully expressive.

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Author's Bio

Sheldon Oberman's books include By the Hanukkah Light, The Wisdom Bird, and Lion in the Lake, a French-English alphabet book that won the silver medal at the Leipzig International Children's Book Fair. Ted Lewin has illustrated more than one hundred books for children and also wrote an autobiography entitled I Was a Teenage Professional Wrestler. He lives in Brooklyn, New York, with his wife, Betsy, who also illustrates children's book.

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