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Ranging from folktales to contemporary stories, this anthology celebrates the richness of the Jewish heritage. The stellar list of contributors includes Isaac Bashevis Singer, Lynn Reid Banks, and Michael Rosen.
Paperback, 155 pages
Published October 3rd 2003 by Kingfisher (first published January 1st 1996)
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Oy, My Bubbe Would Tell Such Tales

For students wanting to learn more about Judaism, their own or that of their friends, this book is a great place to start. "Jewish Stories" offers a collection of short stories that represent a sizable cross-section of Jewish life, heritage, history, and religion. Most important, the vast majority of these charming stories are originals, not adaptations. Topics covered include life in the stetl, living responsibly and ethically, the major holidays, wealth in
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Adèle Geras FRSL (born 15 March 1944) is an English writer for young children, teens and adults. Her husband was the Marxist academic Norman Geras and their daughter Sophie Hannah is also a novelist and poet.

Geras was born in Jerusalem, British Mandatory Palestine. Her father was in the Colonial Service and she had a varied childhood, living in countries such as Nigeria, Cyprus, Tanzania, Gambia
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