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6 edition of The Witch of Fourth Street and Other Stories found in the catalog.

The Witch of Fourth Street and Other Stories

by Myron Levoy

  • 5 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • Short stories,
  • Children: Grades 4-6

  • The Physical Object
    FormatSchool & Library Binding
    Number of Pages110
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9386239M
    ISBN 100808551221
    ISBN 109780808551225

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    The Old Witch by The Brothers Grimm. There is a similar retelling of this story, titled The Two Sisters, from English Fairy Tales, retold by Flora Annie Steel ().See which version you prefer/ I love when I find great new author. Well, it turns out that Jean Thomson, is not new at all, but I am embarrassed to say that I had never read any of this wonderful writer’s works before.. The Witch is a collection of eight short stories that are loosely modeled on well known fairy tales. Most of the stories take place in modern day and are beautifully crafted tales.


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the witch of fourth street was actually a book of short stories all centered around immigrants or children of immigrants who lived in tenements in new york city. many of them contained very sad or bittersweet elements, like the girl who was made fun of because of her father's/5.

Myron Levoy is the author of The Witch of Fourth Street and Other Stories,among many other books for and Naomi received many honors, both in the United States and abroad. It was nominated for the American Book Award for Children's Literature, and was an honor book for both the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award and the Jane Addams Childen's Book Author: Myron Levoy.

Myron Levoy is the author of The Witch of Fourth Street and Other Stories,among many other books for and Naomi received many honors, both in the United States and abroad.

It was nominated for the American Book Award for Children's Literature, and was an honor book for both the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award and the Jane Addams Childen's Book Awards.4/5(1).

Get this from a library. The witch of Fourth Street, and other stories. [Myron Levoy; Gabriel Lisowski] -- Eight stories about growing up poor on the Lower East Side of New York City.

Cathy Dunn knew that if she would not give her penny to the witch, the old lady would turn her into a lizard, or a goat.

Eight stories about an ethnically diverse Lower East Side neighborhood rendered in a distinctly Yiddish accent. If Samuel the kishke peddler's translation into a ""Hanukkah Santa Claus"" borders on schmaltz and ""The Fish Angel"" is merely an inconsequential Cinderella story, they are more than redeemed by the ""double gebentsht"" artistry of ""Keplik, The Match Man,"" the.

The witch of Fourth StreetVincent-the-Good and the electric trainAndreas and the magic bellsMrs. Dunn's lovely, lovely farmKeplik, the Match ManThe fish angelAaron's giftThe Hanukkah Santa Claus.

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Witch of Fourth /5(3). This collection of stories shares the lives of such characters as Cathy, who thinks an old woman selling pencils is a witch; Noreen, who wears her angel outfit to work in her father's fish shop; Keplik who builds a replica of the Brooklyn Bridge with match. Buy Witch of Fourth Street and Other Stories - Class Pack: Myron Levoy from Learning Links, see our free shipping offer and bulk order pricing.

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Alan and Naomi received many honors, both in the United States and abroad. The Witch of Lime Street: Séance, Seduction, and Houdini in the Spirit World by David Jaher is a Crown publication.

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Short stories. New York (State) -- Fiction. New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction. Target Audience. Juvenile Contents. The witch of Fourth Street. Vincent-the-Good and the electric train. Andreas and the magic bells. Mrs. Dunn's lovely, lovely farm. Keplik, the Match Man. The fish angel. Aaron's gift.

The Hanukkah Santa Claus. More Notes "A Harper. The Witch, and Other Stories Contents The witch -- Peasant wives -- The post -- The new villa -- Dreams -- The pipe -- Agafya -- At Christmas time -- Gusev -- The student -- In the ravine -- The huntsman -- Happiness -- A Malefactor -- Peasants.

And all the other girls fell about laughing. “Katie thinks she’s a witch,” they laughed. “She’s ugly and horrible, just like a witch.” And when Katie went home that day, she was really upset. She cried and cried and cried. And when her mum asked her what the matter was, she said: “Everyone hates witches.

This work was published before January 1,and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least years ago. Immediately download the The Witch and other stories summary, chapter-by-chapter analysis, book notes, essays, quotes, character descriptions, lesson plans, and more - everything you need for studying or teaching The Witch and other stories.The information about The Witch of Lime Street shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the. A witch is a woman in possession of power. To some, the witch is a figure to fear; to others, she’s one of empowerment.

She is the healer, the medicine woman, the bruja, the Mother, the crafty Instagrammer. There’s a reason there are so many books about witches, many more than the in this list. We read about the wicked witch of fairy.