The trees of the dancing goats

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Scholastic, 1997 - Christmas stories
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During a scarlet fever epidemic one winter in Michigan, a Jewish family helps make Christmas special for their sick neighbors by making their own Hanukkah miracle. Based on a memory from the author's childhood.

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

I dunno. Yes it's an important message and all, but to me it's more of a 'should read' than a 'want to read' - like so many of the 'classics' we were pushed to read in school. Neither the pictures, the story, or the idea charmed or delighted me. Sorry. Read full review

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User Review  - Whisper1 - LibraryThing

I hoped to read all of Polacco's books in 2014, but alas fell short of that goal. Rich in detail and personal history, her books bring a rich meaning to family values. As her beloved Babuska prepares ... Read full review

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