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A Box of Candles

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Book Description
For Ruthie's seventh birthday, Grandma Gussie gives her a box of candles. Ruthie has enough candles for each of the Jewish holidays and Shabbats in the year. When the candles are gone, Ruthie will be eight years old. But her seventh year will bring about a big change in her life. It all begins when Grandma Gussie invites Mr. Adler to dinner one Friday night. Mr. Adler is a new neighbor. But he and... More
Book Information
PublisherBoyds Mills Press
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages40
Publication Date09/30/2005
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About Laurie A. Jacobs (Author) : Laurie A. Jacobs is a published author of children's books. Published credits of Laurie A. Jacobs include A Box of Candles and So Much in Common.
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About Shelly Schonebaum Ephraim (Illustrator) : Shelly Schonebaum Ephraim is a published illustrator of children's books. Published credits of Shelly Schonebaum Ephraim include A Box of Candles, Shalom, Shabbat: A Book for Havdalah, Bim and Bom: A ... more
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