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Once Upon A Shabbos

really liked it 4.0  ·  Rating Details ·  7 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
Bears don't live in Brooklyn, but Shira and Jacob meet one on their trip to buy honey for Bubbe's Shabbos kugel. This whimsical fairy tale will tickle the funny bone...and teach a few Yiddish words in the process.
Published September 1st 1998 by Kar-Ben Publishing (first published June 28th 1998)
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Mar 10, 2012 Jim rated it liked it
cute story about a bear, lost in brooklyn, that meets up w/a york bubbe.
i'd have liked it better w/a pronounciation guide for the yiddish words. i'm afraid of what the book would sould like if i tried to read it aloud.
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Shelves: fiction-juvenile
An entertaining bit of cultural literature.
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