All-of-a-kind Family

All-of-a-kind Family

Book - 1979
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Meet the All-of-a-Kindnbsp;nbsp;Family -- Ella, Henny, Sarah, Charlotte, and Gertie -- who live with their parents in New York City at the turn of the century.

Together they share adventures that find them searching for hidden buttons while dusting Mama's front parlor and visiting with the peddlers in Papa's shop on rainy days. The girls enjoy doing everything together, especially when it involves holidays and surprises.

But no one could have prepared them for the biggest surprise of all!
Publisher: New York, NY : Taylor Productions, Ltd. : Distributed by Alpha Book Distributors, c1979
Edition: New ed
ISBN: 9780440400592
Characteristics: 188 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: John, Helen - Illustrator

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When they found Henney, they were so happy. Review by Gretchen Inman.

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Olivy
Nov 20, 2015

My 10 year old daughter really liked this one.

ggbookreader Nov 04, 2013

*Good story for multi-cultural studies on the Jewish faith and lifestyle. *Very educational and informative about family and the faith of the family. Here is a quote from the book that is worth noting: "It means we're all close and loving and loyal - and our family will always be that." This is a quote that would be a great motto for every family and assist with making the nation strong. :) :) **Really valuable reading.

crankylibrarian Apr 28, 2013

**spoiler alert** How can I not love a book where the romantic heroine is a librarian! This was also one of the books that introduced me to Judaism as a child, the rare book depicting Jewish life in the early 20th century in a generally upbeat way. Each of the 5 sisters is lovable, with a distinct personality, but shy, bookish Sarah was always my favorite.

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