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A crowded farmhouse folktale : a traditional Yiddish tale / retold by Karen Rostoker-Gruber ; illustrated by Kristina Swarner.

Rostoker-Gruber, Karen, (author.). Swarner, Kristina, (illustrator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lackawanna County Library System.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
North Pocono Public Library JUV 398.2 ROSTOKE (Text) 50691010911118 Children's Area Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780807556924
  • ISBN: 0807556920
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Albert Whitman & Company, 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the Yiddish folktale It could always be worse.
Summary, etc.:
When Farmer Earl consults the local wise woman about his over-crowded house, her advice to bring all his ducks, then horses, then goats into the tiny house is puzzling, but effective.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 4-8. Albert Whitman & Company.
Subject: Folk literature, Yiddish.
Perspective (Philosophy) > Fiction.
Farm life > Fiction.
Domestic animals > Fiction.
Genre: Picture books.
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