Unicorns in the Rain

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Atheneum, Jan 1, 1980 - Floods - 164 pages
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An invitation from a stranger on a train takes Nikki to unicorns and the boarding of an ark.

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User Review  - Juno - Goodreads

Read this in about the 5th grade a loved it and remembered it so powerfully that I finally tracked down a copy last year and then couldn't bring myself to read it incase it wasn't what I recalled. It ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kat - Goodreads

Found it in the 'teenscape' section of my library back in the day, and bits of it stayed with me for years. It was one of the books that got under my skin and though I couldn't remember the title or ... Read full review


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Barbara Cohen authored "The Carp in the Bathtub, " a Passover story that critics dubbed a modern classic. She's also the author of "Yussel's Prayer: A Yom Kippur Story, " awarded the 1983 Association of Jewish Librarians Book Award and the 1983 National Jewish Book Award for picture books. Highly regarded for her novels as well, which include "Thank You, Jackie Robinson" and "King of the Seventh Grade, " and recipient of the 1983 National Jewish Book Award for children s fiction, Barbara Cohen received the Sydney Taylor Body-of-Work Award presented by the Association of Jewish Librarians. She died in 1992.

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