Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Demons' Mistake: A Story from Chelm” as Want to Read:
The Demons' Mistake: A Story from Chelm
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Demons' Mistake: A Story from Chelm

3.57  ·  Rating details ·  7 ratings  ·  0 reviews
The mischievous demons of Chelm, the legendary town in Poland where only fools live, wreak havoc on a daily basis. They make the milk go sour, herd livestock into the sky, and rip people's clothing and tangle their hair. Then they hear about an irresistible new place called New York City. A city jammed with unsuspecting people, motor cars, and tall, shiny buildings--a ...more
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published August 31st 2000 by Greenwillow Books (first published July 2000)
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Demons' Mistake, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Demons' Mistake

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-22
Average rating 3.57  · 
Rating details
 ·  7 ratings  ·  0 reviews


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Start your review of The Demons' Mistake: A Story from Chelm
Mir
rated it liked it
Nov 02, 2014
Rachel
rated it it was amazing
Mar 09, 2014
Mallory
rated it really liked it
Dec 15, 2013
Jewish Kids Book Circle
rated it it was amazing
Nov 07, 2012
Tamara
rated it it was ok
Nov 27, 2018
TinHouseBooks
rated it it was amazing
Mar 19, 2013
Mark
rated it did not like it
Aug 03, 2015
BookDB
marked it as to-read
Sep 17, 2016
Allison
marked it as to-read
Feb 25, 2015
abcdefg
marked it as to-read
Mar 22, 2016
Zsa Zsa
marked it as to-read
Jun 21, 2016
Marlene
marked it as to-read
Nov 05, 2016
Scott
marked it as to-read
Jan 15, 2017
Cheryl
marked it as to-read
Nov 17, 2017
damiec
marked it as to-read
Sep 22, 2018
David Lomas
marked it as to-read
Jul 05, 2019
Chelsae
marked it as to-read
Jul 09, 2019
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
470 followers
Francine Prose is the author of twenty works of fiction. Her novel A Changed Man won the Dayton Literary Peace Prize, and Blue Angel was a finalist for the National Book Award. Her most recent works of nonfiction include the highly acclaimed Anne Frank: The Book, The Life, The Afterlife, and the New York Times bestseller Reading Like a Writer. The recipient of numerous grants and honors, including ...more