Posts Tagged ‘Groggers’

Book Review | It’s Purim Time!
by Latifa Berry Kropf

Score: 3

Photographs by Tod Cohen © 2005, KarBen Publishing, Inc. The little preschool shana punim return to celebrate Purim in their classroom.  They dress up in costume, have hamentashen for their snack and deliver shalach manot to the preschool staff. While listening to their teacher read the Megillah, they shake their hand-made groggers so loud the [...]

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Book Review | Mystery Bear: A Purim Story
by Leone Adelson

Score: 3

Illustrated by Naomi Howland © 2004, Clarion Books. A little bear cub wakes up from his winter’s nap and finds he is starving. Not wanting to wake up his mother, he leaves the den to search for food. At the edge of the forest he smells a tasty aroma and sees a crowd of people [...]

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Book Review | The Purim Surprise
by Lesley Simpson

Score: 2.5

Illustrated by Peter Church © 2004, KarBen Publishing, Inc. Naomi is sure that her mother has forgotten her seventh birthday. After all, they just moved into their new home, her birthday and Purim are three days away and instead of unpacking boxes, they have been baking Hamantashen and putting together Shalach Manot baskets for people [...]

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