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The Resource Chosen tales : stories told by Jewish storytellers, edited by Peninnah Schram

Chosen tales : stories told by Jewish storytellers, edited by Peninnah Schram

Label
Chosen tales : stories told by Jewish storytellers
Title
Chosen tales
Title remainder
stories told by Jewish storytellers
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peninnah Schram
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Dewey number
813/.01088924
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6120.95.J6
LC item number
C48 1995
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Schram, Peninnah
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  • Short stories, Jewish
  • Short stories, American
  • Jewish legends
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Judaism
Label
Chosen tales : stories told by Jewish storytellers, edited by Peninnah Schram
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Prologue: the apple tree's discovery.-- Every name has a story.-- The car that ran from mitzvahs.-- A story from the Jewish cemetary in Japan.-- Remembering Rachel.-- Fables of the Misnagdim.-- The eagles.-- Ephram the elephant.-- Shep the sheep.-- Faige the fawn.--Noah's wife.-- The story of Bryan.-- The light in the wall.-- Go fishing.-- Riding with the moon.-- Telling jokes for the sake of God.-- The ghetto rebbe and his "Kingdom of Children".-- The shepherd's prayer.-- Rest area.-- Nettie Blumenthal.-- Feathers.-- Revival of the dead.-- The path.-- The storyteller.-- The burning piano.-- Leon's plan for peace.-- The journey of the lost princess.-- Maria Rael: a Jewish story from New Mexico.-- The chicken's tale.-- Haberes buenos.-- Pennies from heaven.-- A taste of honey, a taste for love.-- The wisdom of Solomon.-- The mountain and the cliff.-- A tale of Reb Nahum Chernobler -and a Tikkun.-- The never-ending song.-- Raspberries for Sima.-- Raps: Walk like an Israelite: a Passover adaptation.-- Shavuot rap.-- Chanukah rap.-- The old man.-- A New Yorker's guide to Eden.-- How I learned to study Torah.-- The bookseller from Gehenna.-- The fourth candle.--The pekl story.-- Grandma's challah.-- How I lost my diamond ring.-- If you think you are a chicken.-- Ayneni Yodaya.-- I already have what I want and need.-- The day the rabbi stopped the sun.-- The midwife's reward
  • Could this be paradise?-- Winedrops on the eyelashes.-- Going along with Joha: a medley of mirth.--The miracle of the black pepper.-- Three stories from the heavens.-- Turning: a midrash of the sun and moon.-- The sign: a midrash of the rainbow.-- Midrash of Mayim: a water story.-- The cottage of candles.-- Y. L. Peretz in the Israeli Army.-- Messiah man.-- The untouched oil.-- A tale ofdiamond listening.-- The candle maker of light.-- Shosa laya, the wise.-- A Lmed vavnik.-- A lamed vavnik.-- The most precious thing in the world.-- My Grandparents.--Sarika's story.-- Charoset.-- Look not upon the flask.-- Excuse me. I heve an appointment with the Prime Minister.-- The rest of creation.-- Barking dogs.-- The seer of Lublin's shirt
Control code
tlc00290186
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xlii, 436 p.
Isbn
9781568213521
Lccn
94043612
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 696028
  • (Sirsi) 696028
Label
Chosen tales : stories told by Jewish storytellers, edited by Peninnah Schram
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Prologue: the apple tree's discovery.-- Every name has a story.-- The car that ran from mitzvahs.-- A story from the Jewish cemetary in Japan.-- Remembering Rachel.-- Fables of the Misnagdim.-- The eagles.-- Ephram the elephant.-- Shep the sheep.-- Faige the fawn.--Noah's wife.-- The story of Bryan.-- The light in the wall.-- Go fishing.-- Riding with the moon.-- Telling jokes for the sake of God.-- The ghetto rebbe and his "Kingdom of Children".-- The shepherd's prayer.-- Rest area.-- Nettie Blumenthal.-- Feathers.-- Revival of the dead.-- The path.-- The storyteller.-- The burning piano.-- Leon's plan for peace.-- The journey of the lost princess.-- Maria Rael: a Jewish story from New Mexico.-- The chicken's tale.-- Haberes buenos.-- Pennies from heaven.-- A taste of honey, a taste for love.-- The wisdom of Solomon.-- The mountain and the cliff.-- A tale of Reb Nahum Chernobler -and a Tikkun.-- The never-ending song.-- Raspberries for Sima.-- Raps: Walk like an Israelite: a Passover adaptation.-- Shavuot rap.-- Chanukah rap.-- The old man.-- A New Yorker's guide to Eden.-- How I learned to study Torah.-- The bookseller from Gehenna.-- The fourth candle.--The pekl story.-- Grandma's challah.-- How I lost my diamond ring.-- If you think you are a chicken.-- Ayneni Yodaya.-- I already have what I want and need.-- The day the rabbi stopped the sun.-- The midwife's reward
  • Could this be paradise?-- Winedrops on the eyelashes.-- Going along with Joha: a medley of mirth.--The miracle of the black pepper.-- Three stories from the heavens.-- Turning: a midrash of the sun and moon.-- The sign: a midrash of the rainbow.-- Midrash of Mayim: a water story.-- The cottage of candles.-- Y. L. Peretz in the Israeli Army.-- Messiah man.-- The untouched oil.-- A tale ofdiamond listening.-- The candle maker of light.-- Shosa laya, the wise.-- A Lmed vavnik.-- A lamed vavnik.-- The most precious thing in the world.-- My Grandparents.--Sarika's story.-- Charoset.-- Look not upon the flask.-- Excuse me. I heve an appointment with the Prime Minister.-- The rest of creation.-- Barking dogs.-- The seer of Lublin's shirt
Control code
tlc00290186
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xlii, 436 p.
Isbn
9781568213521
Lccn
94043612
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 696028
  • (Sirsi) 696028

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