The Parakeet Named Dreidel

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The Parakeet Named Dreidel

by Isaac Bashevis Singer

Illustrations by Suzanne Raphael Berkson

First Release:

November 2015

ISBN: 9780374300944

On the eighth day of Hanukkah, a parakeet appears at David’s family’s window. What is it doing out on such a cold and snowy night? And how does it know Yiddish? Full-color illustrations.

  • ISBN: 9780374300944
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
    Page Count: 32
    Trim Size: 10" x 8"
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 4.6, Points: 0.5
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 5.2, Points: 2
    Lexile: Level: AD900L
    Awards & Honors: 2016 Sydney Taylor Notable Book, Younger Readers
    Children’s Book Committee Bank Street College of Education Best Children’s Books of 2016, Holidays
    Genre: Fic
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