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Author Geras, Adèle, author.
Title My grandmother's stories : a collection of Jewish folk tales / by Adèle Geras ; illustrated by Jael Jordan.
Pub Info New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [1990]
book jacket
 Osterville-Childrens  J 398.209 GER     AVAILABLE
Descript 96 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "Borzoi Book"
"A Junior library guild selection"--Jacket front flap.
Contents Bavsi's feast -- The faces of the czar -- The golden shoes -- The tablecloth -- A tangle of wools -- Saving the pennies -- The garden of talking flowers -- The market of miseries -- An overcrowded house -- A phantom at the wedding.
Summary A Russian-Jewish grandmother tells her visiting granddaughter stories ranging from King Solomon, a Russian Czar, and Chelm, to a ghost who visits weddings.
Subject Children's stories, American.
Folklore -- Jews -- Juvenile fiction.
Storytelling -- Religious aspects -- Juvenile fiction.
Jews -- Russia -- Juvenile fiction.
Jews -- Russia -- Fiction.
Soviet Union -- Juvenile fiction.
Russia -- Fiction.
Genre Short stories.
Children's stories -- 1990.
Legends -- 1990.
Dust jackets (Binding) -- 1990.
Add Author Jordan, Jael, illustrator.
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., publisher.
ISBN 0679809104
0679909109 (lib. bdg.)
9780679909101 (lib. bdg.)
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