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Like a Maccabee

Average rating
4.5 out of 5
Based on 12 Ratings and 7 Reviews

Book Description
Days before Hanukkah, ten-year-old Ben's soccer team makes the league championships. Only one thing stands between Ben and victory: the rival team's best defender, a school bully whose favorite sport, other than soccer, is tormenting Ben. No one at home seems to understand. And now he has to share his bedroom with his grandfather, a man he barely knows! Facing humiliation at school and misundersto... More
Book Information
PublisherYotzeret Publishing
BindingHardcover (4 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages136
Publication Date10/23/2006
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About Barbara Bietz (Author) : Barbara Bietz was born and raised in California. She earned a Bachelor's degree and Master's degree in Education at the University of Arizona. She is a member of the Association of Jewish Libraries Sy... more
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About Anita I. White (Illustrator) : Anita I. White is a published illustrator of children's books. A published credit of Anita I. White is Like a Maccabee.
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11/29/2007 Heidi Estrin said: Listen to an interview with Barbara Bietz, author of Like a Maccabee, on The Book of Life podcast's December 2007 episode at www.bookoflifepodcast.com.
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