Coverart for item
The Resource Solomon and the ant : and other Jewish folktales, retold by Sheldon Oberman ; introduction and commentary by Peninnah Schram

Solomon and the ant : and other Jewish folktales, retold by Sheldon Oberman ; introduction and commentary by Peninnah Schram

Label
Solomon and the ant : and other Jewish folktales
Title
Solomon and the ant
Title remainder
and other Jewish folktales
Statement of responsibility
retold by Sheldon Oberman ; introduction and commentary by Peninnah Schram
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A chronologically arranged collection of more than forty Jewish folktales with commentary, including "The Seven Questions of Alexander the Great," "A Special Way of Thinking," and "Which One Was Blind?"
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2007
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
151307
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oberman, Sheldon
Dewey number
398.2/089/924
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Schram, Peninnah
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tales
  • Jews
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
and other Jewish folktales
Label
Solomon and the ant : and other Jewish folktales, retold by Sheldon Oberman ; introduction and commentary by Peninnah Schram
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0517/2005020115.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Who knows?
  • The special ingredient
  • A special way of thinking
  • The magic seed
  • The true jewel of their father
  • The worst poison
  • The inquisitor's test
  • The wisdom of a bird
  • The wound that did not heal
  • The mouse that went looking for a husband
  • Introduction
  • Teaching a wolf
  • What do you want to be?
  • Sharp as a diamond
  • Give her what you want
  • The rich man's reward
  • The shepherd's pipe
  • Don't ask
  • Changing a mind
  • Softening a heart
  • The coachman's answer
  • Solomon and the ant
  • The prince who thought he was a rooster
  • Things should match
  • Juha's nail
  • What his father did
  • Tales of Chelm:
  • The wrong kind of horse ; How not to train a cow ; A lot of sense ; Chelm law
  • A holy fool
  • Which one was more blind?
  • A head full of dreams
  • The riddling woman
  • The smell of money
  • The hiding place
  • The crowded house
  • Never afraid again
  • The best merchandise
  • The starling's answer
  • Solomon's ring of wisdom
  • Enough
  • Golden plates
  • The seven questions of Alexander the Great
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
165 pages
Isbn
9781590783078
Lccn
2005020115
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781590783078
System control number
  • ocm61229578
  • OCoLC
Label
Solomon and the ant : and other Jewish folktales, retold by Sheldon Oberman ; introduction and commentary by Peninnah Schram
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0517/2005020115.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Who knows?
  • The special ingredient
  • A special way of thinking
  • The magic seed
  • The true jewel of their father
  • The worst poison
  • The inquisitor's test
  • The wisdom of a bird
  • The wound that did not heal
  • The mouse that went looking for a husband
  • Introduction
  • Teaching a wolf
  • What do you want to be?
  • Sharp as a diamond
  • Give her what you want
  • The rich man's reward
  • The shepherd's pipe
  • Don't ask
  • Changing a mind
  • Softening a heart
  • The coachman's answer
  • Solomon and the ant
  • The prince who thought he was a rooster
  • Things should match
  • Juha's nail
  • What his father did
  • Tales of Chelm:
  • The wrong kind of horse ; How not to train a cow ; A lot of sense ; Chelm law
  • A holy fool
  • Which one was more blind?
  • A head full of dreams
  • The riddling woman
  • The smell of money
  • The hiding place
  • The crowded house
  • Never afraid again
  • The best merchandise
  • The starling's answer
  • Solomon's ring of wisdom
  • Enough
  • Golden plates
  • The seven questions of Alexander the Great
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
165 pages
Isbn
9781590783078
Lccn
2005020115
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781590783078
System control number
  • ocm61229578
  • OCoLC

Library Locations

    • EBRPL - Main LibraryBorrow it
      7711 Goodwood Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA, 70806, US
      30.443886 -91.107152