The magic menorah: a modern Chanukah tale

Book Cover
Average Rating
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers,
Pub. Date:
1st ed.
Stanley dreads Chanukah.He hates having to clean the house, grate mounds of potatoes, and deal with a bunch of noisy, nosy, pushy relatives. He'd much rather live like a rock star and do whatever he wants wheneverhewants to do it.Stanley gets his wish when he uncovers a tarnished, antique menorah, begins to rub the schmutz off of it, and discovers a genie named Fishel.Fishel, who looks more like a haggard old man than any genie Stanley ever heard of, grants him three wishes. Finally! Stanley will get the fame and fortune he's always wanted.But why does Fishel insist on taking Stanley back in time to grant a wish? What do people who lived in the 1930s have to do with Stanley now?In this heartwarming holiday story, Jane Breskin Zalben shows us the strength of family and what being happy is really all about.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Copies In Prospector
Loading Prospector Copies...
More Details
Accelerated Reader:
Level 4.1, 1 Points
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 462f8eac-41ca-7bcd-ccb3-19b66ed78de9
Grouping Title magic menorah a modern chanukah tale
Grouping Author zalben jane breskin
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-06 01:10:46AM
Last Indexed 2018-09-19 05:20:59AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level LG
accelerated_reader_point_value 1
accelerated_reader_reading_level 4.1
auth_author2 Diamond, Donna.
author Zalben, Jane Breskin.
author2-role Diamond, Donna.
author_display Zalben, Jane Breskin
available_at_gunnisonld Gunnison Public Library
detailed_location_gunnisonld Gunnison Juvenile
display_description Stanley does not look forward to spending another Chanukah with all his relatives, but when an old man comes out of a tarnished menorah in the attic and grants Stanley three wishes, he changes his mind.
format_category_gunnisonld Books
format_gunnisonld Book
id 462f8eac-41ca-7bcd-ccb3-19b66ed78de9
isbn 9780689826061
item_details ils:.b19647591|.i2972868x|Gunnison Juvenile|J Zalben|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||gugju||
itype_gunnisonld Juvenile fiction
last_indexed 2018-09-19T11:20:59.524Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_gunnisonld J Zalben
owning_library_gunnisonld Gunnison Public Library
owning_location_gunnisonld Gunnison Public Library
primary_isbn 9780689826061
publishDate 2001
record_details ils:.b19647591|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers,|2001.|56 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:.b19647591 .i2972868x On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true 9999
subject_facet Families -- Juvenile fiction, Fiction, Hanukkah stories, Jews -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The magic menorah : a modern Chanukah tale
title_full The magic menorah : a modern Chanukah tale / by Jane Breskin Zalben ; illustrated by Donna Diamond
title_short The magic menorah :
title_sub a modern Chanukah tale
topic_facet Families, Jews