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Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: Anansi the spider plans to trick Turtle into catching a fish for his dinner, but Turtle proves to be smarter and ends up with a free meal. Explains the origin of spider webs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday 1993

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 KIM

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: A young man's kindness to an old beggar woman earns him his weight in gold and half a kingdom.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 1992

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 KIM

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: Drawing on traditional Jewish folklore, these Hanukkah stories relate the antics of the people of Chelm, thought--perhaps incorrectly--to be a town of fools.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2000

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1 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: J FIC KIM

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: Captain Ahab takes his crew on a mission to find Moby Dick, the great white whale that crippled him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KIM

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: Traces the life of the last emperor to rule the Aztec empire in Central America before it was conquered by the Spaniards.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2000

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 MON

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: A princess promises to marry the prince who finds the most precious treasure.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 1994

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.21 KIM

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: Two evil spirits wreak havoc on the town of Brisk's Hanukkah celebration, until the town's wise rabbi puts a stop to their mischief.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Children's Books 2001

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1 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: JE KIM

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: A clever spider tricks Elephant and some other animals into thinking the melon in which he is hiding can talk.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 1994

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2 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 KIM

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: A retelling of one of Rabbi Nachman's tales in which a tailor, dreaming that the moon is cold in the sky, goes in search of a special fabric with which to make it a cloak.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2000

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KIM

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: Relates how Hershel outwits the goblins that haunt the old synagogue and prevent the village people from celebrating Hanukkah.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 1989

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2 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: JE KIM

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: A young girl brings her pets to the library--with predictably disastrous results.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 1990

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC KIM

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KIM

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: Marc, an imaginative Russian boy, discovers his talent for drawing and, with the encouragement of a friend and an art teacher, decides to become an artist. Based loosely on the childhood of Marc Chagall.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2007

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE KIM

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: An adaptation of a Japanese folktale in which a feudal lord seeks a samurai cat to rid his castle of a savage rat, but soon discovers that violence is not always the best way to accomplish things.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2003

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Kimmel, Eric A.

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Summary: Villagers take in a flock of golden birds nearly frozen by an early snow and are rewarded with beautifully decorated eggs the next spring.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 1999

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Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: When a farmer sends his sons on three quests to determine who will inherit the farm, Ivan, who is small and simple, finds good luck and wonderful treasures in a castle filled only with cats in fancy costumes and wigs.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2004

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Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: Three moving tales illustrate the wonder of the Jewish High Holidays.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 1991

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 398.2 KIM

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: On Christmas Eve, six French-Canadian trappers meet a mysterious stranger who gives them the gift of a trip to their homes in Montreal, if only they agree not to speak until they cross their own thresholds.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: J 398.2 KIM

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: Rabbi Judah Loew ben Bezalel visits the Emperor, leaving a new housemaid to prepare for his Hanukkah party, but returns to find that she has misused the clay man he created. Includes historical and cultural notes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish Children 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: JE KIM

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: Pumpkinhead sets out to see if the rest of the world is the same as Pumpkintown, but because of some tricky squirrels, neither he nor the rest of his town finds out.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Winslow Press 2001

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC KIM

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KIM

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: Stranded on an iceberg on his way to America, Simon remembers his mother's parting words and lights the first candle on his menorah while praying for a miracle, which soon arrives in the form of a friendly polar bear.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney*Hyperion Books 2014

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2 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: JE KIM

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE KIM

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: During the Mexican Revolution, when a troop of hungry soldiers comes to a town where all the food has been hidden, they charm the townspeople into helping make a soup from water and a cactus thorn.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish Children 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: J SPANISH 398.2 KIM

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: Two married gods disobey their orders and visit Earth, are turned into mortals as punishment, and eventually become mountains so that they will always stand side by side.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2000

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 KIM

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: Anansi the Spider uses a strange moss-covered rock in the forest to trick all the other animals, until Little Bush Deer decides he needs to learn a lesson.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 1988

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.24 KIM

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Kimmel 1988

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: When a terrible witch vows to eat her for supper, a little girl escapes with the help of a towel and comb given to her by the witch's cat.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 1991

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.21 KIM
1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KIM