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All-of-a-Kind Family

Sydney Taylor

All-of-a-Kind Family

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Published by Dell in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Juvenile fiction.

  • About the Edition

    The adventures of five sisters growing up in a Jewish family in New York in the early twentieth century.

    Edition Notes

    StatementIllus. by Helen John.
    GenreJuvenile fiction.
    ContributionsJohn, Helen.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination188 p.
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20937795M

    Submit your book and we will publish it for free. All-of-a-Kind Family Pdf. Download Link. E-Book Review and Description: Meet the All-of-a-Kind Family — Ella, Henny, Sarah, Charlotte, and Gertie — who stick with their mom and father in New York Metropolis on the flip of the century. Note: If you're looking for a free download links of.   Sydney Taylor grew up among immigrant families on New York City's Lower East Side prior to World War I and wrote the All-of-a-Kind Family series for her daughter. All-Of-A-Kind Family NPR coverage of All-Of-A-Kind Family by Sydney Taylor. News, author interviews, critics' picks and : Sydney Taylor.


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Meet the All-of-a-Kind Family -- Ella, Henny, Sarah, All-of-a-Kind Family book, and Gertie -- who live with their parents in New York City at the turn of the century. Together they share adventures that find them searching for hidden buttons while dusting Mama's front parlor and visiting Cited by: All-of-a-Kind Family is another book I would have loved when I was younger - such a nice, wholesome story.

I probably would have had to rush right out and find all of the All-of-a-Kind books. I still enjoyed the book very much reading it for the first time as an adult, and /5.

The ALL-OF-A-KIND FAMILY series is a sweet, old-fashioned look at an Orthodox Jewish family's life in a poor, immigrant neighborhood in New York.

Ella, Henny, Sarah, Charlotte, Gertie, and Charlie live with their parents, surrounded by extended family and friends whose affection for each other more than makes up for their community's 5/5.

All-of-a-Kind Family (All-of-a-Kind Family Classics) - Kindle edition by Taylor, Sydney. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading All-of-a-Kind Family (All-of-a-Kind Family Classics)/5().

All-of-a-Kind Family (All-of-a-Kind-Family, #1), All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown All-of-a-Kind Family book, #2), More All-of-a-Kind Family (All-of-a-Kind-Fami Author: Sydney Taylor. Sydney Taylor (–) was an American author of children’s literature. She is best known for the five-part All-of-a-Kind series, which is based on her own large family and includes All-of-a-Kind Family, More All-of-a-Kind Family, All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown, All-of-a-Kind Family Uptown, and Ella of All-of-a-Kind her death, her husband established the Sydney Taylor Book /5(51).

All-of-a-Kind Family was the first book I ever read with Jewish characters, Americans, with whom I could identify. The The minute I pulled the book off the shelf and looked at the cover, I knew instinctively that the family in the book was.

My three children and I absolutely loved listening to All-of-a-Kind Family. Suzanne Toren’s narration was beautifully done, and made the story come to life with her different voices and accents for all of the characters.

This book is about a Jewish family with five little girls, all two years apart, living in the lower East Side of New York. The beloved characters from Sydney Taylor's All-of-a-Kind Family return in this heartwarming picture book from a critically adored team--perfect for Hanukkah gift-giving.

Acclaimed author Emily Jenkins (A Greyhound, a Groundhog) and Caldecott Award-winning artist Paul O. Zelinsky (Rapunzel) bring the beloved All-of-a-Kind Family to life in a.

If the young sisters wear matching blue dresses and white pinafores (hence, all-of-a-kind family), they each, like the March and Ingalls girls, have their own characters: responsible oldest sister. About Sydney Taylor. Sydney Taylor (–) was an American author of children’s literature. She is best known for the five-part All-of-a-Kind series, which is based on her own large family and includes All-of-a-Kind Family, More All-of-a-Kind Family, All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown, All-of-a-Kind Family Uptown, and Ella of All-of-a-Kind Family.

Buy a cheap copy of All-of-a-Kind Family book by Sydney Taylor. There's something to be said for a book that makes you wish you'd been part of a poor immigrant family living in New York's upper east side on the eve of World War Free shipping over $Cited by: The All-of-a-Kind Family book series by Sydney Taylor includes books All-of-a-Kind Family, All of a Kind Family Downtown, More All-Of-A-Kind Family, and several more.

See the complete All-of-a-Kind Family series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Free All-of-a-Kind Family study unit worksheets for teachers to print. Comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative reading response activities and projects, tests, and much more.

Sydney Taylor (Octo – Febru ) was an American author. She was born Sarah Brenner in New York City to Jewish immigrant parents. Her parents and eldest sister Ella emigrated in to the United States and settled in the Lower East Side of Manhattan, as many Jewish families did.

Her stories based on life in her large family are chronicled in a set of five books known. All-of-a-Kind Family has 10 entries in the series. Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and videos from thousands of public libraries worldwide. After moving uptown to the Bronx, the charming All-of-a-Kind Family has a new home, new neighbors and a lot going on.

Ella misses Jules, who is fighting in World War I, Henny spills tea on a dress she borrowed without asking, Sarah works to win a prize at school, Charlotte takes the elevated train without paying her fare, Gertie make a pancake, and little Charlie is terrified when he meets.

Sydney Taylor (–) was an American author of children’s literature. She is best known for the five-part All-of-a-Kind series, which is based on her own large family and includes All-of-a-Kind Family, More All-of-a-Kind Family, All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown, All-of-a-Kind Family Uptown, and Ella of All-of-a-Kind her death, her husband established the Sydney Taylor Book Pages:   Plus, All-of-a-Kind Family wasn't that interesting to me personally.

However, I thoroughly enjoyed reading and writing discussion questions for the other 3 books: Remarkable, Rump, and The Fairy's Mistake. All-of-a-Kind Family is about a Jewish family who lives in New York City during the early s. Amazon reviewers give it 4 stars. Unfortunately, these books are out of print and increasingly hard to find.

We get very few used copies, but we encourage you to find these at your library, if available. Sydney Taylor grew up among immigrant families on New York City's Lower East Side prior to World War I and wrote the All-of-a-Kind Family stories for her daughter.

Based on her childhood, these charming books capture the. Enter the name of the series to add the book to it. Works can belong to more than one series. In some cases, as with Chronicles of Narnia, disagreements about order necessitate the.

Gr More All-of-a-Kind Family is the third book in Sydney Taylor's series that transports children back to a time of horses and wagons and colorful, bustling neighborhoods. The books chronicle a Jewish immigrant family at the beginning of the 20th century/5(2).

Sweep out the sukkah and check the china shepherdess for buttons, because it’s time for another edition of C+S Book Club!Rather than lamenting that Amy March is a total bitch, or revealing that Marilla Cuthbert was, in fact, a creepy church hag, today we’re going to talk about someone who is better than you and I could ever dream of being: Mama from Sydney Taylor’s All-Of-A-Kind Family.

All-of-a-Kind Family was also the first recipient of the Jewish Book Council's National Jewish Book Award for children's literature in The book is considered foundational to the development of American Jewish children's literature, [8] and the Association of Jewish Libraries ' annual children's literature award is named the Sydney Taylor Born: OctoNew York City, New.

All of a Kind family. New York, NY: Follett Publishing Company. First Lines: “That slowpoke Sarah!” Henny cried. “She’s making us late!” Mama’s girls were going to the library, and Henny was impatient.

“If it was Charlotte, I could understand,” said Ella, who was the eldest and very serious. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. Hardcover in dust jacket. First printing of first edition.

Book is As New, crisp and clean, with tight binding and sharp corners. Unclipped dust jacket is also As New, fresh and bright. An entry in the author's All-of-a-Kind Family series. Submitted 12/5/ by KatyaKotya. I loved this book. This book made me think more about the importance of family. I really like this book because it has multiple adventures of this family that included five girls and one boy, mom, dad, uncle and his fiancee.

A Family ~ A Book About All Kinds Of Belonging by Christopher Cerf and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at All of a Kind Family - AbeBooks Passion for books. Meet the All-of-a-Kind Family -- Ella, Henny, Sarah, Charlotte, and Gertie -- who live with their parents in New York City at the turn of the century.

Together they share adventures that find them searching for hidden buttons while dusting Mama's front parlor and visiting with the peddlers in Papa's shop on rainy days/5(K). Mainly, though, its more of your favorite All-of-A-Kind Family. Born in on New York’s Lower East Side, Sydney Taylor was one of the first authors of children’s books centered on Jewish characters, and is especially known for the immensely popular All-of-a-Kind Family series.

The Sydney Taylor Book Award is given each year by the Jewish. Set at the turn of the century, All-of-a-Kind family is about 5 kids living with their kids in New York. There’s lots of everyday life in this book, but there’s also a surprise just around the corner. In striving to enrich the lives of all readers, TeachingBooks supports the First Amendment and celebrates the right to read.

Parents need to know that Emily Jenkins' All-of-a Kind Family Hanukkah is a picture book adaptation of the classic book of the same name by Sydney Taylor, which introduced this Jewish family of five sisters to readers in Taylor published a total of five books in the series, the last of which was published in Warmly illustrated by Paul O.

Zelinsky, it shows a loving family preparing 5/5. Meet the All-of-a-Kind Family -- Ella, Henny, Sarah, Charlotte, and Gertie -- who live with their parents in New York City at the turn of the er they share adventures that find them searching for hidden buttons while dusting Mama's front parlor and visiting with the peddlers in Papa's shop on rainy days.

The girls enjoy doing everything together, especially when it involves 4/5(23). All-of-a-kind Family has 4 reviews and 4 ratings. Reviewer olliebob wrote: This book tells of five Jewish sisters, each two years apart. Ella is the oldest, at twelve. She is ladylike and practical.

She has a crush on a young man, one of her papa’s friends. Next is Henny. She is my favorite character, because she is 5/5(4). One of the best depictions of Jews on their own terms is the All-of-a-Kind Family series, the beloved books by Sydney Taylor, published between.

All-of-a-kind Family (Book): Taylor, Sydney: The adventures of five sisters growing up in a Jewish family in New York in the early twentieth century. For those hunting for a book about Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights, today I want to remind some people of—and introduce others to—one of the most memorable books about Jewish life and customs ever written, All-of-a-Kind Family by Sydney Taylor.

When Taylor published this gem inbooks featuring religious Jewish children were hard to come by. Buy All-Of-A-Kind Family by Sydney Taylor online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 13 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $ Get this from a library.

All-of-a-kind family. [Sydney Taylor; Helen John] -- The adventures of five sisters growing up in a Jewish family in New York in the early twentieth century. It is on New York City’s Lower East Side, and two sisters are hurrying home to their family to prepare for Hanukkah.

Gertie is especially eager because Mama will be making potato pancakes—a once-a-year treat for her “all of a kind” five daughters.

In Ella of All-of-a-Kind Family, the last book of the series, Mama tells Ella she is pregnant with a baby, whom Professor Cummins identifies as Taylor’s youngest brother, Jerry. Soon the ever-larger family’s finances became stabilized and—just like their counterparts in More All-of-a-Kind Family —they moved into a duplex, in the Bronx.The Charles W.

Follett Award series stepped off to a sprightly start last year with Carol Hoff's Johnny Texas and this season's offering again features authentic period and regional flavor plus expansive and attractive format, in a loving family story set in on the lower East Side of New York City.

Five little girls in one family supply in lively activities and affection what may be Author: Sydney Taylor.