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9 edition of Shlemiel crooks found in the catalog.

Shlemiel crooks

by Anna Olswanger

  • 114 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Junebug Books in Montgomery .
Written in English

    Places:
  • St. Louis (Mo.),
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Jews -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction,
    • Jews -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction,
    • Robbers and outlaws -- Fiction,
    • Humorous stories,
    • St. Louis (Mo.) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction

    • About the Edition

      Two crooks, following the inspiration of Pharaoh"s ghost, fail to steal a precious shipment of kosher wine from Israel and lose their horse and wagon in the process.

      Edition Notes

      StatementAnna Olswanger ; illustrated by Paula Goodman Koz.
      GenreJuvenile fiction., Fiction.
      ContributionsGoodman Koz, Paula, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.O522 Shl 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3300791M
      ISBN 10158838165X
      LC Control Number2004030108
      OCLC/WorldCa57405918

      SHLEMIEL CROOKS By Anna Olswanger Illustrated by Paula Goodman Koz 32 Pages. NewSouth Books. $ Ages I once knew a guy, a friend of a friend, who was raised a secular American Jew. Then one day he got bit, and bit hard, by the religion bug. Shlemiel Crooks is a Sydney Taylor Honor Book and PJ Library Book. In the Kaufman Center in New York adapted “Chicken Bone Man” and Shlemiel Crooks into a musical for families, which premiered at Merkin Concert Hall. The musical is available for licensing from

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      - Images of primary sources, illustrations from the book by Anna Olswanger, and scenes from the family musical based on Shlemiel Crooks. See more ideas about Image, Notre dame college and Talking horses pins. Anna Olswanger's Shlemiel Crooks, a funny children's book full of authentic and humorous Yiddish phrases and based on the true story of an attempted robbery from Jewish immigrants during the Passover, was recently made into a musical play by the Kaufman Center at Merkin Concert Hall in New York. What is the strangest thing you’ve learned while researching a book? My father was a wonderful.


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Her first children's book Shlemiel Crooks is based on a Yiddish newspaper article she uncovered about the attempted robbery of her great-grandfather's kosher liquor store in St.

Louis in Shlemiel Crooks is a Sydney Taylor Honor Book and PJ Library Book.5/5(6). Based on a true story about Anna's great-grandfather Elias Olschwanger (a translation of the original Yiddish newspaper article appears at the back the book), Shlemiel Crooks is an introduction for young readers to the history of Passover, as Pharaoh and a town of Jewish immigrants play tug-of-war with wine made from grapes left over from the Exodus from Egypt.

Shlemiel crooks [Olswanger, Anna] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Shlemiel crooks. Shlemiel Crooks is a Sydney Taylor Honor Book and PJ Library Book published by NewSouth Books. A family musical based on Shlemiel Crooks, commissioned by the Kaufman Center, premiered in at Merkin Concert Hall in New York with the Poppyseed Players.

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Her website is : Anna Olswanger. NPR coverage of Shlemiel Crooks by Anna Olswanger, Paula Goodman Koz, and Paula Goodman Koz. News, author interviews, critics' picks and : Anna Olswanger. In St. Louis, the two shlemiel crooks of the title plan a heist of Reb Elias's new shipments of Passover wine, egged on by the Shlemiel crooks book of the Pharaoh that had enslaved the Israelites in Egypt.

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So begins Anna Olswanger’s charming folktale Shlemiel Crooks, the story of Reb Elias and the thieves who try to steal his Passover wine.

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Based on a true story about Anna's great-grandfather Elias Olschwanger, Shlemiel Crooks is an imaginative introduction to the history of Passover, as Pharaoh and a town of Jewish immigrants play tug-of-war with wine made from grapes left over from the Exodus from Egypt.

In SHLEMIEL CROOKS, a family musical based on Anna Olswanger's picture book of the same name, a boy and his dog stop the ghost of Pharaoh from ruining Passover in St. Louis. During the current pandemic, the publisher Drama Source is offering scripts of Shlemiel Crooks at half off and waiving performance royalty ers: Shlemiel Crooks by Anna Olswanger and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Shlemiel Crooks by Olswanger, Anna - AbeBooks Passion for books.

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Louis, the two shlemiel crooks of the title plan a heist of Reb Elias's new shipments of Passover wine, egged on by the ghost of the Pharaoh that had enslaved the Israelites in Egypt. Fortunately for Reb Elias, the 'lowlife' klutzes make enough noise to rouse the sleeping neighbors and are forced to flee the scene of the crime.

Olswanger’s award-winning children’s book, Shlemiel Crooks, published by NewSouth Books in both hardcover and trade paperback (new!), continues to receive nice notices, including a review fromwhich calls the book a “charming tale” and “an imaginative introduction to the history of Passover.” The reviewer adds that the book “captures the heart of the immigrant experience.”.

So begins Anna Olswanger's charming folktale Shlemiel Crooks, the story of Reb Elias and the thieves who try to steal his Passover wine. Based on a true story, Shlemiel is an imaginative introduction for young children to the history of Passover, as Pharaoh and a town of Jewish immigrants play tug-of-war with wine made from grapes left over.

Shlemiel Crooks is a Sydney Taylor Honor Book and PJ Library Book. In the Kaufman Center in New York adapted "Chicken Bone Man" and Shlemiel Crooks into a musical for families, which premiered at Merkin Concert Hall.

Shlemiel Crooks by Anna Olswanger and Paula Goodman Koz. 10 Total Resources View Text Complexity Discover Like Books Video Book Reading from Shlemiel Crooks; Grade; ; Genre; Fairy Tales / Folklore; Historical Fiction; Holiday; Humor.

Shlemiel Crooks is Anna Olswanger's modern folk tale about the Jewish immigrants of St. Louis and their tug-of-war with Pharaoh over their Passover wine Skip navigation Sign in. Get this from a library. Shlemiel crooks.

[Anna Olswanger; Paula Goodman Koz] -- Two crooks, following the inspiration of Pharaoh's ghost, fail to steal a precious shipment of kosher wine from Israel and lose their horse and wagon in the process.

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